Apple finally went big with the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, bowing to peer pressure and outfitting its iconic phones with a larger touchscreen. The svelte iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have sold like hotcakes in the time since their debut in late-2014, even since the release of the next-gen iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. Plenty of people have enjoyed their new purchases, but, sadly, many problems have arisen over the years. Thankfully, if you’ve run into an with your iPhone 6, then you might find the answer you need right here.
Issue: iPhone is slow or lagging
There have been a few reports of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus handsets becoming sluggish, particularly after receiving an update. If you find that there are delays when tapping or swiping, or perhaps apps take a few seconds longer to open than they once did, then there are a few things you can try.
- Begin by restarting your iPhone. Press and hold the Sleep/Wake and Home buttons simultaneously, until you see the Apple logo.
- If that doesn’t help, then try performing a factory reset and restoring your device from a backup.