iOS 14 GM and iPadOS 14 GM now available to developers

  • Apple started seeding the golden master build of iOS 14 to developers on Tuesday.
  • iOS 14 GM marks the last changes to the update before it is released to the general public.
  • Apple announced on Tuesday at its Apple Watch reveal event that the final version of iOS 14 will roll out to the public on Wednesday, September 16th.

Shortly after Apple announced that iOS 14, iPadOS 14, watchOS 7, and tvOS 14 would all be available to the public on Wednesday, Apple began rolling out the golden master builds of iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 to developers. If you have the developer beta of iOS 14 or iPadOS 14 installed, you can get this update on your iPhone or iPad right now to see all of the new features and fixes included in the latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system

You can find the full release notes for the update at the bottom of this page, if you’re interested.

Apple’s iOS 14 GM is now available, alongside the corresponding iPad software update for developers, iPadOS 14 GM. If you’re wondering whether or not your device is compatible with iOS 14 or iPadOS 14, we put together a full list below that contains every compatible device. If your device is on there, you’re good to go:

  • iPhone 11
  • iPhone 11 Pro
  • iPhone 11 Pro Max
  • iPhone XS
  • iPhone XS Max
  • iPhone XR
  • iPhone X
  • iPhone 8
  • iPhone 8 Plus
  • iPhone 7
  • iPhone 7 Plus
  • iPhone 6s
  • iPhone 6s Plus
  • iPhone SE (1st generation)
  • iPhone SE (2nd generation)
  • iPod touch (7th generation)
  • iPad Pro 12.9-inch (4th generation)
  • iPad Pro 11-inch (2nd generation)
  • iPad Pro 12.9-inch (3rd generation)
  • iPad Pro 11-inch (1st generation)
  • iPad Pro 12.9-inch (2nd generation)
  • iPad Pro 12.9-inch (1st generation)
  • iPad Pro 10.5-inch
  • iPad Pro 9.7-inch
  • iPad (7th generation)
  • iPad (6th generation)
  • iPad (5th generation)
  • iPad mini (5th generation)
  • iPad mini 4
  • iPad Air (3rd generation)
  • iPad Air 2

As you know by now, installing a new iOS or iPadOS beta on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch couldn’t be easier. Just navigate to Settings > General > Software Update and then tap “Download and Install” at the bottom of that page. If you want, you can also install the update through iTunes by connecting your iOS device to your computer. Whichever method you choose, just make sure to back up your device before installing the update.

Here are Apple’s full release notes for the iOS 14 golden master version, which is rolling out now:

[Apple has yet to share the release notes online, but we’ll update this as soon as it does.]

Jacob started covering video games and technology in college as a hobby, but it quickly became clear to him that this was what he wanted to do for a living. He currently resides in New York writing for BGR. His previously published work can be found on TechHive, VentureBeat and Game Rant.