iOS 6 Available Today

Today will mark the release of iOS 6, available today as a free iOS software update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. With over 200 new features, the iOS 6 update will be available for download through iTunes and over the air.

iOS 6

iOS 6 is compatible with the following devices:

iOS devices

  • iPhone 3GS
  • iPhone 4
  • iPhone 4S
  • iPod touch 4th generation
  • iPad 2
  • The new iPad (third generation)

Some of the big new features include a completely new Maps application that features turn-by-turn voice guided navigation, improved Siri, deep Facebook integration, shared photo streams, Passbook and FaceTime over cellular. To see which features will work with your device, check out our iOS 6 Features & Compatibility Matrix.

The update is rumored for a 1PM EST/ 10AM PST release. Be sure to check back for our authoritative guides to everything iOS 6. Need help or have questions. Join the world’s first and best iPhone forums.