iOS 6 turns back on original iPad, but lives on in iPhone 3GS
11th Jun 2012 | 19:01
Plethora of devices to get new features
Apple is to offer its all new features from iOS 6, including a massive maps application, onto a load of existing devices.
The new iOS platform is fairly wide-ranging in its compatibility, as it only eschews the original iPad and surprisingly keeps going with the iPhone 3GS.
What do you get?
The new update is pretty wide-ranging, bringing a wealth of new features to encourage users to update to the next-gen platform.
iOS 6 Maps is the big new release, which Apple has created from the ground up - bringing 3D modelling that apes Google Earth, and like Google's Maps app offers turn-by-turn navigation with Siri integration.
The iOS 6 release date has been set for autumn, which we're expecting will be around September - can you say iPhone 5 launch, anyone?