List of Rumored Apple iOS 18 and iPadOS 18 Compatible Devices

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The buzz is that the much-anticipated iOS 18 is gearing up for a grand reveal at WWDC in June. Whispers in the tech world suggest that this update could be a game-changer for iPhone users.

READ: iOS 18 – The Biggest iPhone Update?

A recent rumor, albeit briefly surfacing on X (formerly Twitter), spilled the beans on which devices might hop on the iOS 18 update when it rolls out later this year.

Even though the tweet disappeared, it showcased Apple’s impressive commitment to providing a whopping six years of software support for your trusty smartphone.

Imagine, six years of seamless updates! It’s like a digital commitment ceremony between Apple and your device. Let’s review the list now. Keep in mind that this information is not yet official, and the list is still based on rumors.

For iPhone devices:

  • iPhone SE (2nd generation)
  • iPhone SE (3rd generation)
  • iPhone XR
  • iPhone XS
  • iPhone XS Max
  • iPhone 11
  • iPhone 11 Pro
  • iPhone 11 Pro Max
  • iPhone 12 mini
  • iPhone 12
  • iPhone 12 Pro
  • iPhone 12 Pro Max
  • iPhone 13 mini
  • iPhone 13
  • iPhone 13 Pro
  • iPhone 13 Pro Max
  • iPhone 14
  • iPhone 14 Plus
  • iPhone 14 Pro
  • iPhone 14 Pro Max
  • iPhone 15
  • iPhone 15 Plus
  • iPhone 15 Pro
  • iPhone 15 Pro Max

For iPad devices:

  • iPad: 2020 and later
  • iPad mini: 2019 and later
  • iPad Air: 2019 and later
  • iPad Pro 2018 and later

This update could potentially introduce RCS messaging to iPhones and incorporate various AI features directly into the operating system. Notably, Apple’s plan to integrate large language models into Siri promises to streamline complex tasks and deepen integration with the Shortcuts app. Expected to roll out in 2024, this feature is likely to be a game-changer for iPhone users seeking more automation and efficiency.