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How To Fix An iPhone that Has Been Bricked By Resetting During iOS Update

by Jenefey Aaron   Updated on 2020-05-25 / Update for  iPhone Fix

If you are facing iPhone that has been bricked by resetting, you may need this post. Don't think yourself being out of luck. It's very normal appearing such thing, just fix it with the following guidelines.

Of course nobody know how it happens but it does; say for example you get a power outage, even a temporary one, during an update. You iPhone loses power, as does your computer and the broadband modem too. There's no way for the iPhone to fix itself. When the iPhone runs out of battery, the update will quit and get your iPhone 'bricked'.

What Does Bricked iPhone Mean?

What does it mean when your iPhone is "bricked". Generally it refers to the state your iPhone is in when it can't be connected to iTunes and is unresponsive. It's a humorous term meaning that effectively your iPhone is a glass and metal brick, more suitable as a paper weight than a mobile device.

If your iPhone is bricked it will exhibit one of the following symptoms:

  • it won't turn on.
  • it's stuck on the Apple logo
  • it gets stuck on a black screen
  • Its display is stuck on the spinning wheel of doom
  • it shows a dead battery logo when you know it is fully charged

Get Rid of Bricked Status for iPhone with Powerful Tool

Fortunately free iPhone Recovery Mode Software ReiBoot pulls your iPhone out of any locked state that it finds itself in and returns it to recovery mode. Once in recovery mode you can access the iPhone through iTunes and restore or reset it.

  • Download the software and install it on your desktop computer. It's cross platform and versions for both Windows and Mac OSX are available for download.
  • The interface is simple, the software detects your iPhone and presents you with the most appropriate action, either going into or coming out of Recovery mode.

    Reiboot main interfac

If the iPhone still won't wake up to iTunes you can upgrade to Reiboot Pro with a little fee and use the automated tools to fix iPhone get bricked by resetting.

  • With ReiBoot Pro, choose 'Repair Operating System (Fix All iOS Problems) to futher fix bricked iPhone.

    fix all iOS stuck
  • Click 'Start Repair' to fix bricked iPhone quickly without much efforts.

    fix all iOS stuck


It's very easy to fix bricked iPhone causing by resetting with free ReiBoot or much powerful features ReiBoot Pro. You may find some common ways which are very complicated that you may quit in the end. As an efortless tool, trust ReiBoot and get your iPhone normal easily and quickly. As a bonus Reiboot works with all your iOS devices like iPads too!

  Updated on 2020-05-25 / Update for  iPhone Fix

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