Force Restart iPhone 12 Pro & iPhone 12 Series to Fix Common Problems

by Anna Sherry   Updated on 2024-04-17 / Update for  iPhone 12

With the launch of new iPhone 12 series, you might be one the earliest owners of iPhone 12 who is facing some common issues while using the iPhone 12 in daily routine. In this article, we will describe you all the common issues of iPhone 12 and their easiest solutions.

The new iPhone 12 users face a lot of common issues that can be easily fixed by force restarting iPhone 12. So, let’s first describe the list of common iPhone 12 problems so that you can find it right from here and then move on in the article for its solution.

What Are the Common Issues in iPhone 12 Series?

Following are some common problems in iPhone 12 series.

  • iPhone 12 stuck on boot logo or apple logo
  • iPhone 12 dropping cellular signals or calls
  • iPhone 12 stuck in recovery mode
  • iPhone 12 draining battery quickly
  • iPhone 12 phone app freezing
  • iPhone 12 touch ID not working/Bluetooth not working
  • iPhone 12 not booting/failed to update

Simple Fix: Force Restart iPhone 12, 12 Mini, 12 Pro & 12 Pro Max

Most of the problems related to iPhone 12 sometimes require the device to restart it. Let’s learn how to force restart iPhone 12.

  • Press the volume up key and then release it.
  • Press the volume down key and then release it.
  • Press and hold the side key on iPhone 12 and wait until the screen turns off. When the screen becomes black, release this button.
  • The iPhone 12 will automatically restart to the lock screen.

    force restart iphone 12

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How to restart an iPhone 8 or earlier model

In this section, you will learn how to force restart iPhone 8 or models below it.

The method to restart iPhone 8 is quite similar to the iPhone 12 that is, quickly press and release the volume up then volume down buttons and then press and hold power button until the phone’s screen becomes black. However, to restart iPhone 7/7 Plus, follow the steps below.

  • Press and hold the volume down button.
  • Press and hold the wake button.
  • Keep both buttons pressed at the same time until the screen turns of and the apple logo appears.

    force restart iphone 8 and earlier

Advanced Fix: What to Do If Force Restart iPhone 12 Doesn't Work

If you are unbale to solve your problem using the simple fixes described above or the iPhone 12 does not restart, we have advanced method to force restart iPhone 12 using Tenorshare ReiBoot tool made for the latest iPhone 12 and compatible with iOS 12 devices.

Tenorshare ReiBoot software is an easy to use and user interactive tool built to find solution to iPhone problems. Many new users of iPhone 12 and iOS 12 are facing the stuck issue on their devices. So, Tenorshare has been updated with the support of fixing all the stuck issues within minutes. ReiBoot is free to use and does not require any special knowledge to use. Just follow the simple steps below to force restart iPhone 12 and solve common iOS 12 issues quickly using this tool.

  • First, you will need to download and install Tenorshare ReiBoot software in your Windows or Mac PC. You can download it from the link provided below.

  • After downloading and installing Tenorshare ReiBoot in your PC, connect your iPhone 12 with PC using the cable and click on Repair Operating System.

    select repair operating system on reiboot
  • When the tool will detect the device, click on Fix now button.

    fix now button on reiboot
  • In the next step, you will be asked to download the iOS firmware. The ReiBoot software will automatically detect your device and suggest the firmware to download automatically.

    download firmware on reiboot
  • After the firmware download process completed, click on Repair now to allow the software to do its tasks.

    repair now - reiboot
  • When the repair process completes, your iPhone will restart automatically.

    repair successfully

Done! Now, you have solved your iOS 12 or iPhone 12 common issue such as apps crashing, stuck at logo, bad signals etc.

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Hot Discussion Topics for iPhone 12/12 Mini/12 Pro (Max)

We have also some great interesting topics for iPhone 12 which you will enjoy reading apart from the tutorial.

1. What is included in the iPhone 12 box?

For the first time, the iPhone 12 box will not contain power adapter and earbuds in it. However, the Lightning to USB-C cable is still there.

2. Does iPhone 12 support 5G?

Yes, iPhone 12 series is the first from Apple that will support the fastest cellular network technology (5th generation) 5G.

3. Does iPhone 12 support wireless charging and what is MagSafe?

Yes, the iPhone 12 series has got wireless charging in inheritance from iPhone 11. This time apple has claimed to have better wireless charging experience because the MagSafe will align the device to the right position where it can receive maximum power from the wireless charger. It uses magnets to help the device sit better on the charging pad.

4. What is the price of iPhone 12 Pro in India?

iPhone 12 Pro is available in India for Rs 119000. You can order now on Amazon.

5. Will iPhone 12 have Touch ID?

No, there is no Touch ID in iPhone 12. You can use Face ID in this series as well.

6. What is the difference between iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro?

iPhone 12 has 6.1 inches of screen and iPhone 12 pro has quite bigger screen equals to 6.7 inches. The iPhone 12 has aluminium and glass design whereas 12 Pro is built with same stainless steel body.