iOS 15 Release Date, New Features Leaked: iOS 15 Beta Availability, Supported Devices
With Apple getting ready to release iOS 14.5 update next week, the iOS 15 rumours continue to pour in. Now a new set of leaked iOS 15, iPasOS features have surfaced hinting at some big changes. iOS 15 supported devices will include upto 6th generation devices. iOs 15 beta update is getting ready. The older Apple devices will not be getting the latest iOS 15 update. The current reports suggest Apple is planning to abandon iOS 15 support for the first generation iPhone SE.
The list may further include iPhone 6S, and iPhone 6S Plus. All the three devices received iOS 14 update.
The next iOS 15 release date will be announced soon, excepted by Q2.
Most of the iPhone models have the iOS 14 update. The next generation iOS 15 system will be released before the launch iPhone 13 series. Older phones as iPhone 5s iPhone 6 may not also get the latest iOS 15 update.
iOS 15 Features Leaked, iOS 15 Beta Features: iPadOS 15 Features
The iOS 15 concepts released on the internet leaked out a few changes. A new set of features have leaked, and here are the top changes you will get to see with the upcoming iOS 15:
- Always-on display
- Manage notifications smartly
- Set notification preferences based on your current status,
- Decide how your phone reacts to notifications.
- Split View support
- Face ID app locking functionality
- iMessage as a social media platform
- Lock screen widgets
- New keyboard with Memoji and Animoji bars
- Separation of native apps from the OS
- Screen sharing with FaceTime
iOS 15 Release Date, iOS 15 Beta Release: iPadOS 15 Release
iOS 15 release date is expected around mid-year for the beta version. The Cupertino based company generally announces the new version of iOS at WWDC June. iOS 15 release will also include updated versions of macOS, tvOS, watchOS, and iPadOS at the same event.
The 2021 WWDC will be where the upcoming iOS will be announced, and the final iOS 15 release dates will be confirmed.
After being announced, iOS 15 beta will go through a series of testings and changes. Final iOS 15 for public will be rolled out a few weeks after WWDC 2021. So, expect a iOS 15 release date timeline between July and August after the iOS 15 beta is released in June.
Final iOS 15 release dates will be confirmed once the beta testing is done.
Coming to expected iOS 15 features, we may see some interesting additions with iOS 15 in the next few months.
iOS 15 Update: iOS 15 Supported Devices, iOS 15 Beta
List of iPhones which will support the Apple iOS 15 update.
iPhone 13 series
iPhone 12 Pro Max
iPhone 12 Pro
iPhone 12 Mini
iPhone 11 Pro Max
iPhone 8 Plus
iPhone SE 2020 (2nd generation)
iPod touch (7th generation)