iOS 11 is now gearing up to release in India for the Apple device users including the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch models, that were released after the year 2013. The new iOS 11 is an operating system on which all the Apple devices run just like Android for other smartphones. Just like Android, iOS also updates on regular basis to offer latest features and mobile apps to its customers.
The upcoming Apple device operating system, iOS 11 will consist of animojis (animated emojis) for iPhone X users, Siri’s new translation feature, peer-to-peer Apple Pay (digital wallet), Control Centre that will be redesigned, front-facing portrait mode, portrait lightning feature for iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X (in beta) users, improvised screenshot capturing and many more.
Who all will get the iOS 11 update
Since the rumour of iOS 11 has started surfacing, all the iPhone and iPad users have become inquisitive to know whether the latest operating system for Apple devices will get updated on their sets or not. Well, to break the ice, Apple has cleared that the iOS 11 update will be only for those Apple device users who own or use iPhone 5s, iPhone SE, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPad mini 2, 3, 4, iPad (2017), iPad Air, iPad Air 2, iPad Pro 9.7 inch/10.5 inch, 12.9 inch model of 2016 and 12.9 inch model of 2017 and 6th generation iPod touch. If you have any of the above-mentioned iOS devices, then you will be able to download iOS 11. Only the size of the iOS 11 update will differ from device to device.
Steps to download and install iOS 11 on Apple devices
Before we tell you that how to download and install iOS 11 on your Apple devices including the iPhones and the iPads, be sure of taking the backup all of your mobile phone data as there is some possibility to losing some of the contacts, images, messages and some documents from the internal system of your iPhone or iPad.
To start with the downloading and installation of iOS 11 on iPhone and iPad, the user will have to go to the Settings app on your Apple device with the WiFi connection. Now go to Settings > General > Software Update after which your iPhone or iPad will look for updates. Once your Apple device finds an update of iOS 11, press Download and Install. Downloading will take a while and once it’s completed press the Install button. After the installation is done, tap to agree button on the terms and conditions of Apple. Your iPhone or your iPad whatever is your device will now restart and the iOS 11 update is done.
How to download and install iOS 11 via iTunes
You can also get the update iOS 11 via iTunes. To download and install iOS 11 via iTunes, connect your PC or a Mac to the Internet, download iTunes and install it on your computer. Now launch iTunes, connect your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to your PC or Mac via the charging cable. Check the top bar in iTunes and click on the small icon of iOS device. Now tap the summary tab, followed by check for update. Once your device manages to find an update, just download and update iOS 11.
Video showing amazing features of the newly launched iOS 11
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