With the launch of iOS 11 in June, Apple added a major
feature into it called as “ARKit”. ARKit allow users to interact with virtual
things using their device’s camera and an app but Apple did not mentioned the
device compatibility that will work with AR apps.
In this post, we will take a look at iPhone and iPads models that
will work with ARKit apps.


In this post, we will take a look at iPhone and iPads models that will work with ARKit apps.
Many of us thought that ARKit would work on every iOS devices
that supports iOS 11. But that is not the case! ARKit will not work even in some
of the high end iPhones and iPad. So which iOS devices supports ARKit? And the
answer is the one that has A9, A9X, A10 or A10X chip used on an iOS device.
That means, only the iPhones and iPads that has A9 or latest chip can be used
with ARKit apps in iOS 11.
Here are list of all the iPhone models that supports ARKit
apps
  • iPhone SE
  • iPhone 6s
  • iPhone 6s Plus
  • iPhone 7
  • iPhone 7 Plus

List of all the iPhone models that doesn’t supports ARKit
apps
  • iPhone 5s
  • iPhone 6
  • iPhone 6 Plus

List of all the iPad models that supports ARKit apps
  • iPad Pro 9.7 inch
  • iPad Pro 10.5 inch
  • iPad Pro 12.9 inch
  • iPad 2017

List of all the iPad models that doesn’t supports ARKit apps
  • iPad Air 2
  • iPad mini 4th Genereation
We are going to see lots of AR based apps and games once iOS
11 is officially released. So are you ready to try out awesome AR apps on your iOS
device? Let us know in the comments below…