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List of Devices eligible to download iOS 12


The general beta of iOS 12 was launched for people interested in testing the new system before officially launching this fall, and you do not have to be a developer of iOS 12 before it first appears. The iOS 12 general beta works with each device that is compatible with iOS 11 , and includes the following devices:

IPhone versions

  • IPhone X
  • IPhone 8 Plus
  • For iPhone
  • For iPhone
  • IPhone 7 Plus
  • For iPhone
  • IPhone 6s Plus
  • IPhone
  • IPhone 6 Plus
  • For iPhone SE
  • IPhone 5s


  • Apple iPad II 12.9 Inch
  • IPad First Generation 12.9 Inches
  • IPad 10.5 Inch
  • IPad 9.7 Inch
  • IPad Air 2
  • IPad Air
  • IPad 6 Generation
  • IPad 5 generation
  • IPad Mini 4
  • IPad Mini 3
  • Apple iPad 2

IPod touch

  • IPod touch 6 generation

Backup your device

Apple recommends using iTunes to back up your data. When you download and install iOS 12, remember that you’re using a trial version that should have some errors.

  1. How to install the iOS 12 beta
  2. From an eligible iOS device, use the Safari browser to visit the Apple Beta Beta site.
  3. Press the Record button.
  4. Log in to Apple TV Beta using your Apple ID.
  5. Click the Accept button in the lower-right corner of the Agreement page.
  6. Click the iOS tab.
  7. Click Register your iOS device link.
  8. Click the Download Profile button.

The profile area will now open in the Settings app

  1. On the Install Profile page, click Install in the upper-left corner.
  2. Click Install on the Approval page.
  3. Press the Install button at the bottom of the page.
  4. Click Restart to restart your iOS device.

Your iOS device will be rebooted with the iOS 12 Beta Trial installed

  1. Once you have restarted your device, open the settings, then General, and then update the software “You should see the update check”.
  2. Press the download and install button.
  3. Click OK in the lower-right corner of the Terms and Conditions page.
  4. Once the download is complete, click Install Now to start the installation.

You’ll also need a minimum charged battery of 50 percent or be connected to a power source to install iOS 12 updates. Despite the amount of steps, installing the general beta version of iOS 12 is straightforward, and can take about 20 minutes or so.