One of the easiest solutions to unfreeze an iPhone is by simply hard resetting it. In order to hard reset a device, we can restart it forcefully.
Since it breaks the current power cycle of the device, it ends up fixing lots of evident issues with it. If you are lucky, you would be able to fix iPhone frozen this way without causing any evident harm to your device.
For iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and X
If you have the latest generation device, then you might find the process a bit complicated. After following these quick steps, you would be able to force-restart your iPhone 8, 8 Plus, or X.
- Firstly, press the Volume Up button and release it quickly.
- Now, press the Volume Down button and release it as well.
- In the end, hold the Slide button (Power or wake/sleep button) for a few seconds. Release it as soon as the Apple logo would appear on the screen.
For iPhone 7 and 7 Plus
The technique to forcefully restart an iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus is a bit different. Instead of the Home button, you need to press the Power (wake/sleep) and the Volume Down button at the same time. Hold both the buttons for the next 10 seconds till your phone restarts.
For iPhone 6s and older generation devices
If you use an iPhone 6s or an older generation device, then this technique might solve how to restart iPhone 6 when frozen.
To do this, press and hold the Power (wake/sleep) and the Home button at the same time. Keep pressing both the buttons for the next 10 seconds.
Let them go once your phone vibrates and the Apple logo would appear.
If it doesn’t work, Use any iOS system repair platform. I would recommend Dr. fone for quick reparing of a frozen iPhone X.