Our guide will explain how to download and install the latest version of iOS 11 in your iPhone or iPad. Throughout this article, we will help you to understand the process of how to download, install and also run iOS 11.
iOS 11 has amazing features, however, you might wonder which devices will support iOS 11. The following iOS 11 compatible devices list is directly from Apple.
iPhone models which support iOS 11:
Latest iOS 11 release is compatible with the following models: iPhone7, iPhone 7 plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 5 plus.
iPads that support iOS 11:
iOS11 ins12.9-inch iPad Pro 2nd generation, 12.9-inch iPad Pro 1st generation, 10.5-inch iPad Pro, 9.7-inch iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPad 5th generation, iPad mini 4, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 2
How to install iOS 11
An interesting thing is there are several ways to do iOS 11 update to your device.This is a very simple process and at the same time, there are few things to be considered. Following are the steps show you how to install iOS 11 to your iPhone or iPad.
1. Navigate to Settings, go to General and software update.
2. Force iOS to check for new updates.
3. iOS will show the information about the new update which includes the amount of storage space required for downloading. So that you can clear some space for downloading.
4. Confirm to upgrade.
5. Tap Download
6. Tap details so now you will directly go to Settings> General> Software Update.
7. Tap install now.
Now your iPhone or iPad will start to install the iOS update.
Steps to iOS 11 install & iOS 11 update
An important thing which you have to consider is to prepare your iPhone before you install the update. Apple will stop allowing older 32-bit applications when you install iOS 11 and perform ios 11 update. This means that some older apps will stop working after the device is updated to the latest version. So in order to avoid this, you can check which apps are compatible and which will not be in future.
How to Check iOS App Compatibility on iPhone and iPad
Here are the following steps:
1. Go to Settings> General> About
2. Tap on Applications and access the App Compatibility screen in iOS.
3. The apps shown in this list (if any) will not be compatible with future iOS software versions.
Always remember 32- bit apps will not work in iOS 11 and even in latest iOS 11 beta versions.
Steps to iOS 11 install and ios 11 update on iphone and iPad
1: Backing up the iPhone or iPad
2: Updating to iOS 11 on iPhone or iPad
Let us observe these steps in detail.
Step 1: Backing up the iPhone or iPad
It is very simple and also possible to back up on both to iCloud or iTunes. Before installing always remember, do not ever skip a backup because this will result in permanent data loss.
In order to back up to cloud, navigate the SETTINGS app and then tap on your name to access iCloud Settings. Then tap on iCloud > iCloud backup. Now choose “BACK UP NOW” and allow iCloud backup to complete.
To back up to iTunes, connect your iPhone or iPad to the computer through a USB cable. Then launch iTunes and click the little device logo in the upper left corner of the iTunes screen in order to select the connected iOS device. At the summary screens of iTunes, choose “Back Up Now”.
Step 2: To do iOS 11 update on iPhone or iPad
Update the system software by Over-The-Air update mechanism which is in the Settings app, or with iTunes and a computer directly on an iOS device. Usually using the simplest and most direct method without connecting to a Mac or PC is the iOS Software Update mechanism. To update iOS 11 directly on the device through settings is, do the method shown in step 1 that is first back up your iPhone or iPad to iCloud or iTunes. Now go to SETTINGS> GENERAL> SOFTWARE UPDATE> DOWNLOAD AND INSTALL. Now agree to the various terms and conditions. At last, the iPhone or iPad will reboot when installation is complete and boot into iOS 11.
Hope this article enabled you to have iOS 11 install and iOS 11 update to your iPhone or iPad. Keep reading appleitunesguide.com for more updates.