The new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus have already created a buzz in the market where the potential buyers are still confused to identify what is coming new in this gigantic – Megaproject costing a huge amount. While reviewing the device, it was found that at least there is something new with the deal as a new feature of Press-Sensitive Home Button has been incorporated in the new model. Read on to know how to force reboot iPhone 7 and 7 Plus easily.

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This feature of the Button will really be a blessing for iPhone 7 users who will no longer have to click the Home Button to go back, but the iconic Home Button is touch sensitive and all you need to do is to keep your finger just over it, and you are done!

Why it’s Important to Force Reboot iPhone 7 and 7 Plus?

Being a smartphone user, you really know why anyone would want to force reboot the device! Though Unlike Samsung, iPhone has succeeded in combating reboot needs, there are still situations where you might find yourself going nowhere with your device and would want to reboot it. With this new feature launched with iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, rebooting might be new to you as the old way will not surely work this time.

Let us tell you in some quick steps about how can you force reboot iPhone 7 or iPhone7 Plus:

3 Steps to Force Reboot iPhone 7 or 7 Plus

  1. The first step is to press and hold down the On/Off button that is just on the right side of your iPhone.
  2. While holding the On/Off button, what next you need to do is to press and hold the volume down button located on the left side of your iPhone.
  3. You will see that while you are holding both of the buttons as stated in Step 1 and step 2, the screen will turn off and then will turn on again, showing Apple’s traditional logo.

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Hold Volume down and Power together for 10 seconds to force reboot iPhone 7 or 7 Plus

That’s it; you are done with rebooting with these 3 small steps. It is indeed a bit different, yet simplest way to force reboot iPhone 7 and keep a grip on yourself over your device. If you are an Apple user, please do share whether this new method is easier as compared to the previous or difficult and more time consuming.

Rebooting your iPhone is very important especially when you have to deal with an unresponsive or a frozen iPhone. Hard rebooting your device will free up the RAM memory and close all the applications that are running on it.

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Stephan Popov
When iDevice users experience problems with the iOS software or unlocking, it is not uncommon for their lives to unravel. My passion is providing answers to your problems. I help iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch users by recommending fixes for common iOS bugs and tools that improves your experience. I conduct in-depth research for every topic i cover on this blog, to ensure that I cover everything Apple users need to troubleshoot their issues. When not writing for UnlockBoot, i enjoy swimming in my backyard pool. P.S. i prefers the Maldives for holidays. Connect with me on Facebook, Google Plus and Twitter.