Planned software obsolescence involves speeding up the aging of a device via updates to its operating system. It is awful, and dangerously harmful.
To clarify, we investigated which IOS versions are supported for each version of the iPad. Here is the list.
iPad Air :
iPad Mini :
iPad 6 : iOS 11
iPad Pro (9,7″, 10,5″ et 12,9″) : iOS 12.1
iPad Pro 2 : iOS 12.1
During the last WWDC (Apple Worldwide Developers Conference) on June 4, 2018, Apple announced the release of iOS 12. With a release of the latest version in mid-September, you can now download it. However, we recommend that you wait for the next updates for more stability…
Apple ensures that each update is compatible with the following devices: all versions of iPad Air and iPad Pro, the iPad 5 and the iPad Mini 2/3/4.