How to clear out iPhone cache if it is working slow- Know the steps

    iPhone users can try clearing cache to make their iPhone run faster. If you are wondering how to clear out iPhone cache, then here are the steps.
    By: HT TECH
    | Updated on: May 07 2022, 03:59 PM IST
    Here is how iPhone users can clear out cache.
    Here is how iPhone users can clear out cache. (REUTERS)
    Here is how iPhone users can clear out cache.
    Here is how iPhone users can clear out cache. (REUTERS)

    How long have you been using an iPhone? Has it gone slow? If your iPhone is running slow then there is nothing to worry as you can try to clear cache to make it work faster. Here we reveal steps on how to clear out iPhone cache. It can be known that cache is temporary, fast-access, memory which can be used to store data you request frequently so that it can be retrieved quickly, according to a report by thesun.co.uk. In order to make your experience of using the app faster, easier and comfortable, web browsers and other apps store data related to sites you visit often.

    And when the caches storing this data gets full it leads to making your phone slow. However, it needs to be known that when you clear cache, you may have to log back into some of the applications. So try clearing the cache if your iPhone is running slow by following the below mentioned steps.

    How to clear out iPhone cache for Chrome

    1. You will have to open the Chrome app on your device.

    2. tap on the menu (three dots) at the bottom-right corner of the screen.

    3. From there you will have to click on History and then tap clear Browsing Data. It can be noted that here you can choose what you want to delete.

    4. At last you simply need to click on Clear Browsing Data.

     

    How to delete apps to clear cache

    Step 1:

    The list showing app data settings can also be used to remove the app and clear its cache. Also, before following the below mentioned steps it is advised that you check if the app you want to delete is available in the App Store for redownloading. If it is not there, you will have to clear the cache from within the app.

    Step 2:

    Now, go to Settings and select General. Then tap on iPhone storage.

    Step 3:

    Click on any of the apps mentioned in the list. You can know that the app at the top contains most data.

    Step 4:

    Click on the Offload App. It can be noted that this will remove the app from your iPhone, but will keep any files or data relevant to the app. When you reinstall the app the data will return.

    Step 5:

    However, if you want to delete the app along with the files and data you need to select Delete App instead of Offload App.

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    First Published Date: 07 May, 03:59 PM IST
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