What do I do if my mobile phone crashes?

A phone with a dead or crashed expression

Phones crash really often. Thankfully, it’s an easy issue to fix.



To reboot an iPhone, hold the power button and home button down until the screen flashes off. Keep holding until the Apple logo appears on the screen.


Samsung Galaxy

Press and hold the power button and the volume down button until the screen appears to reset itself.


Nexus Devices

Hold the power button down until the phone begins to restart.


HTC Devices

Press and hold the power and volume up buttons for at least 10 seconds until the phone restarts.