Apple’s iOS 10 is officially out and everyone is able to enjoy what iOS 10 has to offer. The downside is that the iOS 10 update has been bricking some users’ devices. Both iPhones and iPads have been reportedly bricked and won’t turn on after installing the update.
If you should find yourself in such a predicament, try doing the following:
If either your Home or Power Keys are not working, then you will also have to contact Apple care.
Apple has stated that the issue has since been fixed, so if you have not already, you should be able to install the iOS 10 update with no more bricking issues.
Statement from Apple on iOS 10 update issues: pic.twitter.com/tGjL9hLWL0— Rene Ritchie (@reneritchie) September 13, 2016
It is always recommended to back up your iOS device before performing a major iOS update. If you don’t own a PC or Mac, you can always use iCloud to back everything up. And if you don’t have enough storage for photos, there’s always Google Photos which also works well with iOS.