Apple’s iOS 15 released — Everything you need to know

Apple has officially rolled out the latest update for its iOS mobile operating system for the iPhone models. The iOS 15 comes with several new features and functionalities for compatible devices. Here’s everything you need to know about the iOS 15 release.


iOS 15 Availability

Apple has confirmed that the iOS 15 has already been released. The company started rolling out the update on 20th September at 10 am PDT (10:30 p.m. IST).

Unlike most updates from other companies, the latest iOS 15 from Apple won’t be a staggered or phased release but will be available for every compatible device at the same time.

iOS Compatible Devices

  • iPhone 12 and 12 mini
  • iPhone 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max
  • ‌iPhone SE‌ (2020)
  • iPhone 11
  • ‌iPhone 11‌ Pro and 11 Pro Max
  • ‌iPhone‌ XS and XS Max
  • iPhone XR
  • ‌iPhone‌ X
  • ‌iPhone‌ 8 and 8 Plus
  • ‌iPhone‌ 7 and 7 Plus‌
  • iPhone‌ 6s and 6s Plus‌
  • iPhone SE‌ (2016)
  • iPod touch (7th generation)

How to download iOS 15?

The process of installing the latest update on your iPhone is quite easy. Open the Settings app and then navigate to General > Software Update. If the update is available, you will get an option to install it. Just tap on the button to download, verify and then reboot to install.

iOS 15 Features

The newly launched iOS 15 operating system from Apple comes with several new updates and features, including notifications, focus mode, revamped Safari web browser, FaceTime for non-Apple users, live text and visual lookup, healthcare-related data, improvements for privacy. We have already covered a list of features and updates in the iOS 15, which you can access by clicking here.

Along with the iOS 15, the technology giant Apple has also released iPadOS 15 for iPad and watchOS for the Apple Watch devices.