How to fix an iPhone running slow?

by Advanced Computers Computer Repair Store

Most Smartphone users can have a question why is my phone so slow? For those, here is the in-depth solution. iPhones are exceptional gadgets that work with minimum hardware problems. However, it can be affected by additional features and applications that eat up the memory space. If there is a shortage of storage or space, you have to free up your gadget. Many applications running in the background together with junk files can slow down iPhone operations.


There are several things that you can do to repair your iPhone running slow. Follow these steps:

  • Reboot your iPhone

Restarting your iPhone can help refresh applications that are slowing it up. Restarting or rebooting your iPhone can be done so easily by holding the power button and home button at the same time. Some iPhone restart differently; you can hold the power button and the volume down button. 


  • Clear up history 

As you use your gadget, some applications cache data so that they can be easily accessed when you open them. These include Google Chrome, Safari, and many other applications. Cached data take significant space and clearing it may free up some space that is causing your phone to slow down. Clearing history and data from your browser can make the iPhone run faster.


  •  Avoid opening and running many applications in the background

Opening a lot of applications that run in the background while you are using your phone can slow down your iPhone. You can disable Background App Refresh by going to the settings. Under the settings feature, you can select General Background App Refresh then you can be able to see applications that run in the background. Close those apps and save your iPhone from running slowly. 


  • Update your iPhone to the latest iOS version

Running on the old iOS version can slow down your iPhone. The new iOS version comes with advantages of bug fixes and performance improvements. Update your phone to the newest and fresh iOS version by going to the settings, select General then Software Update.


  •  Enable Reduce Motion

Fancy motions have the capability of slowing down your iPhone especially if it’s an old version. You can disable these motions by going to Settings and select General. Select Accessibility then goes to Reduce Motion and enables it.


  •  Monitor apps under Location Services

Location services can drain your battery and the functionality of your phone. You have to choose applications that have access to Location Services to reduce the impact on the phone. Disable Location Services for some applications that you don’t use frequently. Go to Settings, select Privacy then Location Services and monitor applications accessing it.


  •  Reset your iPhone

Resetting your iPhone might be the last resort if all the above steps fail to improve the functionality of your gadget. Before resetting your iPhone; backup your content in iTunes or iCloud. Open Settings, go to General, select Reset then tap on Erase all Content and Settings. 


Follow these simple yet effective tips to resolve the performance issue of your phone. If you are still unable to speed up your iPhone then you have to take your iPhone to the nearest Apple-certified iPhone repair store to get the issues fixed.


In case your iPhone has malfunctioned and requires repair services to get well again then Advanced Computers can help. Experience the workmanship of the highly eminent computer repair services provider at affordable costs. Contact Advanced computers in Auckland today to get your iPhone, MacBook or laptop repaired conveniently without any hassle.

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Created on Mar 13th 2020 06:23. Viewed 387 times.


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