iOS 16/iPadOS 16 All-round Update Guide

iOS 16 is now available! What's new in iOS 16? How to update my iPhone/iPad to iOS 16? What should I do if the update fails? Here you will learn everything you need to know before updating the iOS version!

iOS 16 New Feature

iOS Update Tips

Check Device Compatibility
Back Up Device
Update iOS System

Problems & Solutions

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iOS 16 All Brand New Features Here

iOS 16 brings a bunch of brilliant features, including a brand-new lock screen, family sharing upgraded, messages unsend, etc.

Check for Compatibility - Is Your iPhone/iPad iOS 16 Supported?

Before updating your iPhone to iOS 16, please check if your iOS 16 can run on your iOS device. The following iPhone and iPad models are supported to update to iOS 16. No iPod touch can update to iOS 16.


  1. iPhone 14
  2. iPhone 14 Plus
  3. iPhone 14 Pro
  4. iPhone 14 Pro Max
  5. iPhone 13
  6. iPhone 13 Pro
  7. iPhone 13 Pro Max
  8. iPhone 13 Mini
  9. iPhone 12
  10. iPhone 12 Pro
  11. iPhone 12 Pro Max
  12. iPhone 12 Mini
  13. Phone 11
  14. iPhone 11 Pro
  1. iPhone 11 Pro Max
  2. iPhone 11 Mini
  3. iPhone SE (2022)
  4. iPhone SE (2020)
  5. iPhone 11
  6. iPhone 11 Pro
  7. iPhone 11 Pro Max
  8. iPhone X
  9. iPhone XS
  10. iPhone XS Max
  11. iPhone XR
  12. iPhone 8
  13. iPhone 8 Plus


  1. iPad Pro (all models)
  2. iPad Air 3
  3. iPad Air 4
  4. iPad Air 5
  5. iPad 5th and later
  6. iPad Mini 5th and later

Back Up Device Before Updating to iOS 16

Backing up your device will be a wise choice before updating your iOS to 16 as the updating process may cause data loss. Though it rarely happens. The following shows you 3 different methods to back up your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch.

iphone-data-recovery TunesKit iPhone Data Recovery
  1. Retrieve data from iPhone/iPad/iPod touch within several simple clicks
  2. Back up your device before updating the iOS version to avoid data loss
  3. Recover data under any scenarios like software update failure, mistaken deletion, and disabled device
  4. Fully compatible with iOS 16 and most iOS device models
  5. Retrieve various types of data including photos, videos, contacts, etc.

Step 1. Connect your iOS device to the computer

Step 2. Scan and choose files to backup

Step 3. Get your data back to the computer

Backup with iCloud

Step 1. Go to Settings, select your profile

Step 2. Click on the iCloud option

Step 3. Hit on the Back Up Now option.

Backup with iTunes

Step 1. Launch iTunes and connect your iPhone to a computer.

Step 2. Select the device icon on the top-left corner

Step 3. Click on the Summary option.

Step 4. Choose the Back Up Now button.

How to Update to iOS 16

Here you will learn the best methods to update your iOS system to iOS 16, including using TunesKit iOS System Recovery, iTunes, and Settings.

Video Tutorial: How to Update Your iPhone to iOS 16
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  1. Recover your iOS/tvOS to normal at home with no data loss
  2. Fix common iOS system issues like Apple logo, boot loop, and black screen
  3. Downgrade iOS 16 to 15.6.1 version without jailbreak
  4. Enter and exit recovery mode on iPhone/iPad/iPod touch
  5. Be compatible with latest iOS 16 version and iOS devices
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iOS Update Problems & Solutions

If you face problems updating your iOS version, the following issues will show you the best solutions to solve the iOS updating questions.

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iPhone Software Update Failed

Are you experiencing problems while updating your iPhone? Well, don't be too worried. Read this guide to find the best iPhone software update failed solutions!

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iPhone Stuck on Checking for Update

You iPhone stuck on Checking for Update screen and can't move on? Don't panic. In this guide, you'll learn 6 methods to help you solve this problem with ease.

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iPhone Stuck on Preparing Update

Why does your iPhone get stuck on preparing update, and how to fix it? Check these 8 useful solutions.

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iPhone Won't Update

iPhone won't update to the latest version of iOS or fail during the update? Here are the best 5 solutions.

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