It is 18th already! Apple would start seeding iOS 7 for the public from today. In India the OTA update is expected around 10-10.30 PM IST.

Not every iOS device is capable of being upgraded to iOS 7.

iPhones supporting iOS 7 :

  • iPhone 4,
  • iPhone 4s, and
  • iPhone 5.
  • iPhone 5c
  • iPhone 5s

iPads that support iOS 7 :

  • iPad 2
  • iPad 3
  • iPad 4
  • iPad mini


If you have any of the above mentioned iDevice, you’re eligible for the OTA update. The fifth generation iPod touch is also iOS 7 upgradeable.

Please note that to receive the OTA you need a iDevice that is NOT jailbroken and has iOS 6.x.x . Also , if you’re on any of the iOS 7 beta or GM release, you would have to connect to iTunes since you wouldn’t receive the OTA.

Here are a few quick tips to have a smooth update :

  • Before updating to iOS 7, remove unused apps from your device.
  • In view of the launch, many apps have already been updated so open the App Store and update all your apps prior to updating to iOS 7.

Now, you’re all set for the big update! Charge up your phone and connect to stable WiFi connection and you’re good to go.Remember, 10.30 PM IST. Keep a track of our Facebook page over here for updates on the release time.

For a quick preview of iOS 7 visit our post over here .

PS : If you’re fond of the jailbreak, we recommend you NOT update to iOS 7.

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