Wednesday, September 12, 2012, 11:02 am PT (02:02 pm ET)
Apple to launch iOS 6 on Wednesday, Sept. 19The next major update to Apple's mobile operating system, iOS 6, will be available for the public to download and install in one week, on Wednesday, Sept. 19.
iOS 6 will be available for the iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, new iPad, iPad 2 and fourth generation iPod touch.
Supported hardware for iOS 6
It launches two days before the iPhone 5 is set to go on sale.
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