After three months of testing, iPadOS 15 is finally available. Here are all the iPads compatible with the new software that was first announced during the WWDC21 keynote.

As Apple did with iPadOS 14, all the same iPads can run the new iPadOS 15 software. This new version will help users be more productive and taking the versatility of the iPad even further.

iPadOS 15 introduces a new multitasking experience, with Split View and Slide Over functions easy to discover and use.

With the Quick Note feature, users can seamlessly take notes with the Apple Pencil and share them with all their Apple devices. iPadOS 15 also introduces new widget layouts for the Home Screen and App Library offer simple ways to personalize the iPad experience and organize apps.

iPadOS 15 also brings for the first time the Translate app, which delivers new features for translating text and conversations. Users can now build apps for iPhone and iPad, on iPad, with Swift Playgrounds.

Here’s the full list of iPads compatible with iPadOS 15:

  • iPad 5th generation
  • iPad 6th generation
  • iPad 7th generation
  • iPad 8th generation
  • iPad Air 2nd generation
  • iPad Air 3rd generation
  • iPad Air 4th generation
  • iPad mini 4th generation
  • iPad mini 5th generation
  • 9.7-inch iPad Pro 1st generation
  • 12.9-inch iPad Pro 1st generation
  • 9.7-inch iPad Pro 2nd generation
  • 12.9-inch iPad Pro 2nd generation
  • 10.5-inch iPad Pro
  • 12.9-inch iPad Pro 3rd generation
  • 11-inch iPad Pro
  • 12.9-inch iPad Pro 4th generation
  • 11-inch M1 iPad Pro
  • 12.9-inch M1 iPad Pro

Even the models with the A9 chip, released in 2015, are still being supported by Apple. Here’s everything you need to know about iPadOS 15.

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