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Iphone freezes

1364 Views 3 Replies Latest reply: Sep 24, 2010 6:28 AM by Haikili RSS
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Sep 23, 2010 2:38 PM
hi ... so i purchased my iphone 16gb 3gs a while ago.. its currently running 4.1 ... and still has warranty up to january 2011 its a fido iphone .. and the problem im having is that .. atleast about two times a day, my phone tends to freeze. I am unable to determine the cause of this issue... but i have restored the phone multiple times but im not sure why.. sometimes it just randomly freezes... it becomes completely unresponsive ... until i hard reset ... sometimes .. the phone just freezes plain when im not even using it ... i mean .. that the phone is on sleep .. n lets say if i wanna make a call .. i press the home button .. nothing comes up ... and i have to hard reset again ... my question is .. that is this problem common .. and should i visit the apple store so they can help me with my problem ? and do i HAVE to take an appointment to go to the apple store or can i just walk in ?? .. thanks ...

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Iphone 3gs, iOS 4
  • wjosten Level 10 Level 10 (91,260 points)
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    Sep 23, 2010 2:41 PM (in response to hehe2002)
    do i HAVE to take an appointment to go to the apple store or can i just walk in ?? .. thanks ...


    Its best to make an appointment, otherwise you might have to wait...several hours. You can make an appointment online.
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  • Haikili Calculating status...
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    Sep 24, 2010 6:28 AM (in response to hehe2002)
    Hey,

    I have the same problem, although it occurred before and since I updated to IOS 4.x

    I don't have to Hard Reset, which is fortunate, just pushing the on/off button usually works.

    I have tried resetting iPhone, deleting all apps etc... but, it still happens.

    The weird thing is, my wife's phone is identical and it doesn't happen.

    My phone is out of warranty, but even if it wasn't, not sure what could be done... it is so intermittent!

    It is so Frustrating and annoying...

    It is putting me off, buying the iPhone 4 or the iPad.
    iPhone 3GS 16GB, iOS 4

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