Hard rebooting is useful when your phone is crashing or freezing, or has other nagging software issues. Here’s how to do it!
iPhone 6S and SE 1st gen
Step 1: Hold down both the Home button on the front and the Sleep/Wake button on the top-right of your iPhone.
Step 2: Once the Apple logo appears, release both buttons. Your phone is now rebooting.
iPhone 7 and 7 Plus
Step 1: Press and hold both the volume down button and the Sleep/Wake button.
Step 2: When the Apple logo appears, release both buttons.
iPhone 8 and higher
Step 1: Press and release the volume up button.
Step 2: Press and release the volume down button.
Step 3: Press and hold the side button.
Step 4: When the Apple logo appears, release the button.