Well, the iOS 14 is here and many already want to get the new Apple iOS 14 on their iPhone 6. But the question is, will the iPhone 6 support iOS 14?. Well, the answer is obvious since the iOS 13 is not compatible with the iPhone 6, the new IOS 14 won’t be compatible as well. Anyway, below is the iOS 14 compatible devices and how to install it.
ios 14 compatibility
The new iOS 14 is compatible with the iPhone 6S or iPhone SE or newer. This is to say any iPhone that is above the iPhone 6S is compatible with the new iOS 14. This means those with the iPhone 12 series or the iPhone 11 will surely get iOS 14 on the new phone. As for the iPhone 6, sorry to say this, but your device is not compatible with iOS 14.
How to update iPhone 6S or newer to iOS 14
If your iPhone support iOS 13, you can easily upgrade to iOS 14 by going into your iPhone Setting < General < Software Update and follow the onscreen instructions to install the update.
However, before installing any update on your iPhone, it’s recommended that you backup your iPhone in case anything goes wrong during the update. You can backup your iPhone using your PC by following the below method.
How to backup iPhone for Update on iPhone 6S, iPhone 6 Plus
- Plug your iPhone into your computer and launch iTunes. Now click on the iPhone icon to access your device.
- To backup, make sure you have selected This Computer as the location for the backup and then click Back Up Now.
- Go to the Preferences menu and select Devices. This will provide a list of your iPhone backup.
- Control-click on the backup you just made and on the menu, select Archive.
Install iOS 14 on iPhone 6S, iPhone 6 Plus
Step 1: On your iPhone, go to the Settings app and select General
Step 2: Then select Software Update.
Step 3: You should see an iOS 14 appear there. Just tap on it to install.
Step 4: You will be prompted to enter your passcode and also agree to Apple’s terms and conditions.
After your iOS 14 finish downloading, your iPhone will now restart itself, and you are now on the latest iOS 14 on your iDevice. You can also install iOS 14 on your iPhone using iTunes. This method will require a PC and a USB cable.