Many people have considered the iPhone 8 and the iPhone 8 Plus as some of the best phones of 2017 and 2018 , there are who have faced the negative side of using these devices specifically when it comes to the iPhone 8 freezing problem experienced with the device.
The freezing is experienced regardless of apps that you run on your iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus. You can troubleshoot the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus freezing problem using this guide as provided below.
Here is How to Fix iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus freezing
Many reasons have been put forward to try and explain why some people experience this problem which eventually leads to their smartphones crashing. It is highly recommended that prior to proceeding with any of the solutions below, try to update your iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus to the latest software version. If the software update fails to fix the crashing apps then you can proceed with the solutions provided below:
Solution: Delete bad apps
Bad third party applications have commonly been behind the reason for freezing issues on iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus devices. To get some facts about the app, read customer reviews on App Store and see if any other users are complaining of a similar problem. Unfortunately, Apple cannot troubleshoot the stability of such third-party applications which leaves the responsibility to the app developers. If the developers fail to issues an improved update of the app, it is recommended that you uninstall and delete the bad app entirely.
Reset the Factory Settings on Your iPhone 8
If it proves difficult to pinpoint the exact cause of the freezing problem on an iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, then the best alternative choice is to perform a factory data reset. This can help fix the issues. Performing factory data reset can lead to loss of data, account settings, passwords and apps. This is why you must backup your iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus before proceeding with the factory data reset operation. Here is a guide on how to factory reset the Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus.
Solution: Fix any Memory Glitches
When your phone stays active for too long without restarting, bugs and other issues start to creep in which may lead to the iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus freezing or crashing. A memory glitch could be responsible for all that but you can fix the problem by turning On and Off your smartphone. If this doesn’t solve the issue, follow the directives below:
- Go to the Settings app and tap on General. Locate and select Storage & iCloud Usage
- Select Manage Storage
- Then tap on an item in the Documents and Data folder
- Move by sliding the unwanted items to the left then tap Delete
- Tap on Edit and the Delete All to get rid of all the app data.
Solution: Free Up some Memory
In certain instances, an app could freeze or crash because there is insufficient space on your device. If this is the case, you should free up some space by uninstalling and deleting apps that you do not use frequently or delete media files which are not very crucial.