We are more attached to our iPhones than we are to our very own family members. So, if our beloved my iPhone keeps restarting, it is a very harrowing experience indeed. But worry not, for we are here to help you should you ever find yourself in such an unfortunate situation.
A few weeks back faced with the same problem, I found no clear solutions listed online and hence that was the inspiration for this article. Some of the steps here may appear far too complicated for you, so it is always advisable to get your iPhone checked out by a professional if anything major seems to be the problem.
However, for a quick fix, if your iPhone 6 keeps restarting, this article will be your ultimate guide
What to Do If iPhone Keeps Restarting
So there are quite a few ways to fix this annoying problem with your iPhone. We have listed 9 of them here in increasing magnitude of complexity. So let’s get right into it!
#1. Toggle Your Cellular Data
We start off with the easy stuff. Although, not always the most useful, it’s worth giving it a try if the iPhone keeps rebooting.
Step 1: Open ‘Settings.’
Step 2: Go to ‘Cellular’ or ‘Mobile’.
Step 3: Turn ‘On’ or ‘Off’ ‘Mobile Data’.
Switch off your mobile data, then turn it on. Check whether your problem is solved.
#2. Uninstall Newly Downloaded Apps
Any newly downloaded apps could harm your device without your knowledge. To uninstall your new apps then reboot your phone and hope to get rid of this headache. Wondering how you can do it if your iPhone 5 keeps restarting? Well, read on, for the solution! iphone 5 keeps restarting
Go to Settings, then click on the Privacy option and next navigate to the Diagnostics & Usage box followed by Diagnostic & Usage Data.
You will find several apps in this list. If you find one app being listed over and over again, then that app might be the culprit and uninstalling it could relieve you of the problem.
#3. Update The iOS Software of Your Phone
Using an older version of iOS may be the reason because of which your iPhone keeps rebooting. You have a simple fix for this problem. Update your iPhone to a new version of iOS.
Step 1: Open the ‘Settings‘ option on your phone.
Step 2: Tap on the ‘General’ tab.
Step 3: Select ‘Software Update‘.
If there is any newer version available, your phone will be updated.
#4. Remove Sim From Your Phone
Removing your sim card is another option for you. Remove your sim card and check if your phone is not rebooting then put it back. After putting back the sim if your phone is again rebooting then change that sim.
#5. Backup Your iPhone and Reset It
This may result in a loss of data, but often resetting is the only option left for us.
Step 1: At first, go to the ‘Settings‘ option in your iPhone.
Step 2: There you choose ‘General’ tab.
Step 3: Under that select ‘Reset’ option.
Step 4: Then tap on the ‘Reset All Settings’ button.
Step 5: At last, select ‘Reset’.
After resetting restore the backups. For a detailed article on this subject click on this link.
#6. Restore Your Phone by iTune
All data on your phone will be erased if you restore your phone and the software problem of your phone might be fixed. Then you have to restore your data by iTunes.
#7. Doing A Hard Restart
To hard restart your phone, hold the power button and home button together. Within a few seconds, your phone will start to reboot. An apple logo will appear on your screen. Then your phone will restart. At first try with other solutions, they are recommended before you try a hard reboot.
#8. Change Your Battery
A battery replacement may help. If your phone is not recently bought and of course not within the warranty period then you may take a try changing your battery with a new one. It may help when your iPhone keeps restarting continuously. If you have some time left on your warranty, replacing your phone would be the right choice.
#9. Repair Phone at Nearest Apple Centre
If none of the ways mentioned above worked out, then you should take your phone to your nearest Genius Bar. There must be some other problem because of which your iPhone keeps rebooting. The best bet for you then would be to get your iPhone repaired.
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