iOS 7 and OS X 10.9 Mavericks Compatibility

iOS 7 Supported Devices

Will iOS 7 run on my device? According to Apple company, the only supported iOS 7 devices are as follows:

  • iPhone 4
  • iPhone 4S
  • iPhone 5
  • iPad 2
  • 3rd generation iPad with Retina
  • 4th generation iPad with Retina
  • iPad Mini
  • 5th generation iPod touch


iOS 7 Feature Compatibility

Will my device be able to utilize all of its new features? Here’s what we know so far from Apple:

  • AirDrop – iPhone 5, iPad 4, iPad mini, iPod touch 5th gen
  • Swipe & Panorama Photos – iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPod touch 5th gen
  • Square photos and video formats – iPhone 4 and newer, iPad 3rd generation and newer, iPad mini, iPod touch 5th gen
  • Live filters from Camera app – iPhone 5, iPod touch 5th gen
  • Filters in Photos app – iPhone 4 and newer, iPad 3 and newer
  • iTunes Radio – All iOS 7 devices will get iTunes Radio through the Music app

OS X Mavericks Supported Hardware List

AppleInsider has provided the following list of what they say is Mavericks-compatible Mac hardware. Because OS X Mavericks is currently in beta, it’s possible the system requirements will change before the fall release.

  • iMac (Mid-2007 or later)
  • MacBook (13-inch Aluminum, Late 2008), (13-inch, Early 2009 or later)
  • MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid-2009 or later), (15-inch, Mid/Late 2007 or later), (17-inch, Late 2007 or later)
  • MacBook Air (Late 2008 or later)
  • Mac Mini (Early 2009 or later)
  • Mac Pro (Early 2008 or later)
  • Xserve (Early 2009)