Apple has started to release the update that delivers the iOS 15 for iPhone and iPadOS 15 for various iPad models. The update brings important features to compatible devices, such as a text reader on images, a mode to restrict notifications at certain times of the day, along with a Safari redesigned for the American brand's tablets. The new system can be installed on any gadget that currently runs iOS 14, such as the iPhone 6s.

The long-awaited day has arrived for those who have an iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad compatible with the new versions of Apple's mobile operating system, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15. main news for the iPhone in this text, but in short users will see a new app for weather forecasting, improvements and new features for FaceTime and this package even includes a great remover of external sounds, to focus only on the speaker's voice.

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iOS 15 on iPhone (Image: Disclosure/Apple)
iOS 15 on iPhone (Image: Disclosure/Apple)

Spotlight search has been improved on these devices and the Maps and Notes apps have also received new features, but the most striking feature is Live Text. In this tool, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 can read text in images, which can be photos or even present in files downloaded from the internet, messengers or any other program.

Live Text works from the Photos app and it allows the user to select what is written on the image, copy the text and paste it elsewhere, even going to the content translation.

On iPad, iPadOS 15 finally brings the widgets that arrived on iPhones on iOS 14, in addition to the same library of apps present on Apple's cell phones. A shortcut to jot something down has been added to the home screen, but the most eye-catching feature is Universal Control, which lets you turn your tablet into an extension of a Mac, for example. In addition to using the device as an extra screen, the mouse pointer can leave the computer and enter the mobile device natively.

iOS 15 arrives with watchOS 8

Apple Watch with watchOS 8 (Image: Disclosure/Apple)
Apple Watch with watchOS 8 (Image: Disclosure/Apple)

In addition to these two mobile operating systems, watchOS 8 also started to be released for those who have a compatible Apple Watch. In it the news are less flashy, but are focused on new dials, more exercise, improvements in sleep monitoring and a new Wallet app.

iOS 15 is compatible with these iPhone and iPod Touch models.

  • iPhone 13;
  • iPhone 13 mini;
  • iPhone 13 Pro;
  • iPhone 13 Pro Max;
  • iPhone 12;
  • iPhone 12 mini;
  • iPhone 12 Pro;
  • iPhone 12 Pro Max;
  • iPhone 11;
  • iPhone 11 Pro;
  • iPhone 11 Pro Max;
  • iPhone Xs;
  • iPhone Xs Max;
  • iPhone Xr;
  • iPhone X;
  • iPhone 8;
  • iPhone 8 Plus;
  • iPhone 7;
  • iPhone 7 Plus;
  • iPhone 6s;
  • iPhone 6s Plus;
  • iPhone SE (1st generation);
  • iPhone SE (2st generation);
  • iPod touch (7th generation).

The iPadOS 15 can be installed on these iPads:

  • 12,9-inch iPad Pro (5th generation);
  • 11-inch iPad Pro (3th generation);
  • 12,9-inch iPad Pro (4th generation);
  • 11-inch iPad Pro (2th generation);
  • 12,9-inch iPad Pro (3th generation);
  • 11-inch iPad Pro (1th generation);
  • 12,9-inch iPad Pro (2th generation);
  • 12,9-inch iPad Pro (1th generation);
  • 10,5-inch iPad Pro;
  • 9,7-inch iPad Pro;
  • iPad (9th generation);
  • iPad (8th generation);
  • iPad (7th generation);
  • iPad (6th generation);
  • iPad (5th generation);
  • iPad mini (6th generation);
  • iPad mini (5th generation);
  • iPad mini 4;
  • iPad Air (4th generation);
  • iPad Air (3rd generation);
  • iPad Air 2.

watchOS 8 is available on these Apple Watch models:

  • Apple Watch Series 3;
  • Apple Watch Series 4;
  • Apple Watch Series 5;
  • Apple Watch SE;
  • Apple Watch Series 6;
  • Apple Watch Series 7.

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