iOS 16 not coming to iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus; users rage against Apple

    Users are slamming Apple for not bringing iOS 16 to iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, effectively dooming them to an early death. Here is what they say.
    By: HT TECH
    | Updated on: Jun 10 2022, 16:26 IST
    Check the tweets by iPhone users for not bringing iOS 16 to iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.
    Check the tweets by iPhone users for not bringing iOS 16 to iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. (Apple)
    Check the tweets by iPhone users for not bringing iOS 16 to iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.
    Check the tweets by iPhone users for not bringing iOS 16 to iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. (Apple)

    Apple has finally announced the iOS 16 at its WWDC 2022 event on June 6. Though iOS 16 is going to bring lots of fancy new features and updates, making the user experience more fun, not all iPhone users are happy! Users of iPhone 7 series are slamming Apple for not bringing the iOS 16 update to the series. Yes, the iOS 16 system will not be supported on the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. It can be known that the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus were released in September, 2016.

    Other than the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, it is also expected that the iOS 16 will not be coming to iPhone 6S, iPhone 6S Plus, among others. However, that was quite expected by everyone concerned. iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus being ignored was a big surprise. After the WWDC event on June 6, iPhone 7 users took to their Twitter accounts to rage at Apple for not bringing the update to their phones. Also Read: Will iPhone 13 Pro get Always-On Display along with iPhone 14 Pro? The iOS 16 clues reveal the answer

    Check out some of the tweets below:

    1. "Apple disappointed me because it turned off software support for no reason for iPhone 7, 7 plus, MacBook Air 2017, MacBook Pro 2016. We want ios 16 and macOS Ventura on these devices because they are still capable. @Apple that's a big shame for you."

    2. “iPhone 6 and iPhone 7 users looking at other iPhones get iOS 16.”

    3. "Apple not supporting ios 16 on iPhone 7 might be most weird thing i ever saw Worst part is Ipads that are LESS powerful than iphone 7 wilk get the new ios What kind of logic is that apple?"

    4. "I love how Apple is forcing iPhone 6 and iPhone 7 users to upgrade with this iOS 16. Aggressive marketing at its best."

    5. "Goodbye iPhone 7 Series and 6s Series."

    6. "Apple to iPhone 6S, iPhone 6S Plus, iPhone SE and iPhone 7 users who will not be able to use iOS 16"

    About iOS 16

    iOS 16 will bring major updates for the iPhone users including customization features to the lock screen, changes in iMessage and much more. "Apple today previewed iOS 16, delivering the biggest update ever to the Lock Screen, and new sharing, communication, and intelligence features that together change the way users experience iPhone. iOS 16 introduces iCloud Shared Photo Library to seamlessly share a collection of photos with family, updates to Messages and Mail that help users stay in touch with ease, and powerful enhancements to Live Text and Visual Look Up," Apple said in a statement on June 6. You can check all about iOS 16 by clicking here.

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    First Published Date: 10 Jun, 16:22 IST
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