Apple’s former flagships are holding up well into 2022, but they’re not without problems. iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max users continue to encounter frustrating issues including freezing and freezing. These are common problems with all iPhone models and in most cases they are easy to fix.
If your iPhone 11 model suddenly freezes and you can’t turn it off normally, you may need to hard reset your device. This process only takes a few seconds and it should restore your device to a normal state. Keep in mind that this process will not erase your data but will reboot the phone.
If your iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, or iPhone 11 Pro Max is constantly freezing, then you should try updating your applications through the App Store or explore other possible solutions. If you experience frequent crashes, check out our guide to troubleshooting common performance issues.
If you’ve upgraded to an iPhone 11 from a model older than the iPhone X, you may not know how to force restart your device because it requires a different button combination.
Here’s what you need to do to fix your frozen iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro or iPhone 11 Pro Max.
How to hard reset iPhone 11
Instead of the old process where, if you remember, you had to hold down two buttons to force the iPhone to reboot, you now have to quickly press two buttons and then hold down a third button to force the phone to reboot. start.
This process can be a little tricky to master and remember, but once you’ve done it a few times you should be good to go.
If your iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, or iPhone 11 Pro Max is not responding to touches and swipes, here’s how to force restart your device:
- Press on the Volume up button on the left side of the phone and release.
- Press on the Volume down button and release.
- Press and hold the side button until the Apple logo appears on the screen.
You need to press the volume up and volume down buttons quickly, but not at the same time.
The side button is what Apple calls the power button on newer iPhone models. After holding the side button for a few seconds, your phone should reboot itself.
If a force restart doesn’t fix the issues, Apple recommends connecting the phone to a charger so it can charge for up to an hour. We also recommend that you reset all your phone’s settings in the Settings app.
If after following that step you still see a black screen or are still having problems with the touchscreen, please contact Apple Customer Support†
4 reasons not to install iOS 15.4.1 and 11 reasons why you should
Install iOS 15.4.1 for better security
If security is important to you, then you should definitely consider installing Apple’s iOS 15.4.1 update right away.
iOS 15.4.1 has one new security patch on board and you can read more about it on Apple’s website† It helps protect your phone from damage.
If you missed the iOS 15.4 update, it had a whopping 36 new security patches on board. To learn more about these patches, visit: Apple’s security site for the details†
If you missed iOS 15.3.1, it had one security patch on board. For more information, visit Apple’s security page†
If you missed iOS 15.3, you will also get the corresponding patches with your upgrade. iOS 15.3 brought 10 new security patches for iPhone users. If you are interested in the details, you can read more about it here†
If you missed iOS 15.2.1, you will get the security patch with your upgrade. More information about the switch can be found at Apple’s website†
If you missed Apple’s iOS 15.2 update, you’ll get the 30+ security patches with your upgrade. You can read all about it on the company security site†
iOS 15.2 also included some significant privacy upgrades. The software brought the company’s app privacy report to Settings. This lets you see how many times your apps accessed your location, photos, camera, microphone, contacts, and more in the past seven days. You can also see their network activity.
In addition, iOS 15.2 . brought Apple’s communications security features for children. You’ll find these features in the Messages app, Siri, Spotlight, and Search.
If you missed iOS 15.1, iOS 15.4.1 will bring the security patches to your iPhone. You can read more about it at Apple’s website†
If you missed iOS 15.0.2, you will also get the security patch with your upgrade. You can learn more about it here†
iOS 15.0 also brought numerous security patches to your iPhone. If you’re moving from iOS 14 and you’re interested in the exact nature of these improvements, you can read more about them at Apple’s security website†
Apple has updated its website with new information about iOS 15’s suite of security patches. The company now says the software has fixed an issue that could have exposed a user’s personal Apple ID information and in-app search history. It also states that iOS 15 has fixed an issue that allowed apps to ignore privacy preferences.
If you skipped iOS 14.8 or an older version of iOS, you will also receive the security patches from those updates with your iOS 15.4.1 update.
In addition to these patches, iOS 15 comes with some security and privacy upgrades, including improvements to Siri. Requests to Siri are now processed on the device itself with Neural Engine. This makes it safer.
If you’re an Apple Card user, you now get a security code that changes regularly to use when transacting online.
Apple has also added a built-in authenticator similar to Google Authenticator. Allows you to generate verification codes for enhanced login security under your passwords.
There is also a Mail feature that hides your IP address.