For a trouble-free experience with the AirPOS app, it's crucial to use devices that meet the minimum operating system (OS) requirements. Outdated versions of iOS, Android, or Windows can lead to various issues, jeopardizing both the functionality of the app and the security of your data. Let's explore the common risks associated with using devices below the specified minimum version.
- App Inaccessibility: Using older OS versions may prevent you from downloading the AirPOS app, restricting access to its features and services.
- Reduced Functionality: Outdated OS versions may not fully support the latest updates to the AirPOS app as time goes on. This can lead to issues such as features on the app not working correctly for those who use older OS versions.
- Security Vulnerabilities: Running devices on older OS versions exposes them to security risks, increasing the likelihood of unauthorized access and potential data breaches on your device.
- Data Loss Concerns: Using devices below the minimum OS requirements may pose a risk to data integrity, potentially resulting in data loss or corruption.
Minimum OS Versions:
- iOS: Please ensure your iOS device is running at least iOS version 15 or later but we highly recommend a device that is running IOS 17+
- Android: Ensure your Android device is running at least Android version 8 or later. We recommend using a later version as Android 8 is quite old and may become unsupported in the near future
- Windows: Windows device users should have an operating system version of Windows 10 or later
To maximize the benefits of the AirPOS app and avoid potential issues such as app inaccessibility, reduced functionality, security vulnerabilities, and data loss, it is essential to ensure that your iOS, Android, or Windows device meets the specified minimum version requirements. Regularly updating your device's operating system not only enhances performance but also ensures a secure and seamless experience with the AirPOS app.
If you have any questions regarding the minimum operating systems required to run AirPOS effectively, please get in touch with our support team who will be happy to help!
How do I contact AirPOS Support?
You can reach our support chat by clicking on the small blue box located in the bottom left corner of your screen.
Alternatively, you can email us at Support@airpos.co.uk