New releases will support less hardware than current ones.

iOS 17 will be supported on these devices (and, obviously next models):

  • iPhone XS and XS Max and newer
  • iPhone XR
  • iPhone SE (2nd and 3rd gen)

iPadOS 17 will be available:

  • iPad mini (5th generation and later)
  • iPad (6th generation and later)
  • iPad Air (3rd generation and later)
  • iPad Pro (all models except 1st-gen 12.9-inch)

watchOS 10 will be land on these watches:

  • Apple Watch Series 4
  • Apple Watch Series 5
  • Apple Watch Series 6
  • Apple Watch SE (1st and 2nd gen)
  • Apple Watch Series 7
  • Apple Watch Series 8
  • Apple Watch Ultra

macOS 14 will be supported on these Macs:

  • iMac: 2019 and later
  • iMac Pro: 2017
  • MacBook Air: 2018 and later
  • MacBook Pro: 2018 and later
  • Mac Pro: 2019 and later
  • Mac Studio: 2022 and later
  • Mac mini: 2018 and later




Update development devices, if needed.

QA engineer:

Update testing devices, if needed.


Beware of supported hardware.

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