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How to Fix iPhone White Screen

May 16, 2018 02:11 pm / Posted by Jenefey Aaron to iPhone Problems and Fixes
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If you are one of the users that are complaining about their iPhone white screen, then your hunt is over. Many Apple users nowadays are complaining about their iPhone abruptly turning into a lamp and showing nothing but white screen. Let us have a look at possible reason behind iPhone stuck white screen.

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Part 1: What Causes iPhone Stuck on White Screen?

Users face iPhone 6 white screen mainly due to 2 reasons: software problem and hardware problem. Let us see in detail as to what causes white screen of death on iPhone.

Part 2: How to Fix iPhone White Screen of Death

As you are now aware that software and hardware issues cause iPhone white screen of death, let us have a glance at the possible solutions that might solve iPhone with white screen and lines issue.

Solution 1: Three Finger Tap

Chances are very low for this solution to work for you. This will only work if you have accidentally zoomed in your screen on something white, which makes it look like white screen of death. If so is the case, then you can zoom out and use your handset as normal.

All you have to do is bring the magnification back to normal by switching off the magnification. You can do this by heading to Settings >> General >> Accessibility >> Zoom >> Off.

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Solution 2: Hard Reset iPhone

Hard resetting iPhone is nothing but force restarting iPhone. And you are well aware what magic a restart can do if you need to solve any issue. There is no harm in trying to hard reset your iPhone. Follow these steps to hard reset your iPhone.

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Solution 3: Try Power, Home, and Volume Up Button

If the above method does not have any effect, then there is one more solution that you can put your hands on. You can try using the combination of Power, Home, and Volume up button. Follow these steps:

iphone buttons

The solution will work only on those models having a Home button. Of course, this solution will not work for iPhone 8/8 Plus/X as well as iPhone 7/7 Plus since they do not have a physical Home button.

Solution 4: Turn Off Auto Brightness

This can sometime come handy. Auto brightness adjusts the brightness of your device according to the lighting condition around you. Sometimes it might go wrong and end up with white screen.

You can go to General >> Accessibility >> Display Accommodations and then toggle off the option for Auto Brightness.

auto brightness

Solution 5: Use Recovery Mode

Recovery Mode also plays an important role in solving issues that are related to software problems. And if software problems are the reason behind iPhone white screen, then using Recovery Mode assists you on how to fix iPhone 6 white screen of death. Here are the steps on how to use recovery mode.

iphone recovery mode

Solution 6: Fix iPhone White Screen without Data Loss

If you unluckily failed to fix the problem with the above methods, you can try an easy tool Tenorshare ReiBoot to fix this issue without data loss. Using it is similar to using a joker in card. This tool provides solution to all types of problems related to iPhone and iPad as well as all Apple devices. It offers single click solution to such issues and this characteristic makes it wanted among the users. Here are the steps to use the software.

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Step 1: Install and run the Tenorshare ReiBoot tool on your computer. Now, connect your device to the computer using a USB cable. Click on "Fix All iOS Stuck."

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Step 2, tap on "Fix Now" option and then download the required firmware package online for your device. The downloading process will begin once you click on Download.

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Step 3, tap on "Start Repair" as soon as the download is completed. After a few minutes, the issue will be solved. Also your device will show the latest version of iOS.

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Solution 7: Remove iPhone Battery

If you are stuck with your iPhone showing white screen, there is nothing much that you can do. At such times, you will require to remove the battery of your iPhone. If your device is in warranty period, avoid removing the battery on your own. If you are not aware of how to remove the battery, do not try. Straight away head to Apple Care Center! Else you can do it on your own.

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Solution 8: Restore iPhone via DFU Mode

Using DFU mode can also come handy while fixing iPhone white screen. Even though DFU Mode and Recovery Mode seem to appear similar, they are completely different. Here are the steps to follow for entering DFU mode.


Long story short, you just went through the top 8 possible solutions that will tell you how to get rid of white screen of death on iPhone. Do not forget to share your feedback by commenting below. Also share with us different solutions, if you have any.

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