One of the major iPhone 6 Plus issues is a problem known as a Blue screen of death. When using some the apps, the app will crash, the screen will turn blue, and in most cases iPhone will reboot. If you have this particular problem, check out 5 ways to fix iPhone 6 Plus blue screen and reboot listed below. Follow the troubleshooting steps and hopefully, you won’t experience the same problem again. In case none of the solutions work, we strongly suggest that you visit the Apple Store.
5 ways to fix iPhone 6 Plus blue screen and reboot
Solution No.1: Update the app.
When experiencing iPhone 6 Plus blue screen of death problem, update the app you have been using when the problem occurred. If you have many apps installed, which are not up to date, update them as well, and hopefully, that will solve it.
Solution No.2: Delete the app.
If you are using apps which are not authorized by Apple (jailbreak), maybe one of the apps you downloaded lately is a faulty one and that’s why it’s causing a problem. Figure out what app you recently downloaded and installed, and delete it.
Solution No.3: Reinstall the apps.
The iPhone 6 Plus blue screen problem usually appears when you are using particular app. For some users, it might be Viber, for others Instagram or some other app. Some users have experienced the problem with several apps. Either way, you should reinstall those apps. Go to the iPhone 6 Plus. Home screen, find the icon of the app, press and hold until you see an X and the icon jiggles. Tap on the X, and the app will be deleted. Go to the App Store, and download the app. Try it out and see if it works normally. Repeat the same steps for other apps that you have been using when this problem occurred.
Solution No.4: Update iOS.
For some users new version of iOS software fixed the problem. If you don’t have the latest version, it’s time to get it, and the easiest way to do so is wirelessly. Here is what you need to do:
- Connect your iPhone 6 Plus to a Wi-Fi network and a power source
- Tap on Settings > General and choose Software Update.
- Download and Install.
Solution No.5: Erase all content and settings.
If you already have the latest iOS version, try this solution, but first backup your device. Follow these steps to erase settings and content:
- Navigate to Settings, and tap on General
- Scroll down and choose Reset
- Click on Erase all Content and Settings.
The blue screen is an extremely annoying issue, because when it appears it means your phone will most likely reboot, and you cannot use it normally. Try these 5 ways to fix iPhone 6 Plus blue screen and reboot first, and then if needed, go to the Apple Store nearby.