“Since we’re still months away for the iOS 14 announcement, Apple might have a change of plans and not include iPhone SE and iPhone 6s in the list of supported devices”
iOS 14 will be announced at WWDC 2020, likely in June 2020, as it does every year. According to the latest report by iPhoneSoft, iOS 14 would be rolled out to all the iPhones that got iOS 13 upgrade last year. List of devices that are expected to support iOS 14 includes iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone 11, 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. However, since we’re still months away, Apple might have a change of plans and not include iPhone SE and iPhone 6s.
As for iPadOS 14, Apple might drop support for a couple of iPads, such as the iPad mini 4 and iPad Air 2. The 12.9-inch iPad Pro 2016 and 2017, iPad Air 2019, iPad mini 2019, the 5th, 6th, and 7th generation iPads, the 11-inch, 10.5-inch and 9.7-inch iPad Pro are expected to get the iOS 14 update when released. Moreover, the iPhone 12-series should directly ship with iOS 14 out of the box. While its good to see Apple providing support for old iPhones, how accurate the report is something that remains to be seen. We suggest you take this with a pinch of salt until Apple announces officially.
Separately, the Apple iPhone SE 2/iPhone 9 will reportedly enter mass production in February and go official in March. The production is said to be shared between Foxconn, Pegatron, and Winstron. The iPhone SE 2 to ship with a 4.7-inch LCD display, A13 chipset, and a single rear camera sensor. It is said to rock Touch ID for security and sport an iPhone 8 like design.