iPhone XR Won’t Turn On at all & Black Screen, Not Responding to died (Fixed)

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iPhone XR won't turn on in iOS 13/iOS 12 is common issue, fix the iOS glitch when not Charging after long wait. are you problem with iphone XR won’t turn on after charge, Dropped, or Water Damage and Black Screen of Death? Here's fix.

iPhone XR won’t turn on after iOS 13 update & iOS 12 Downgrade/Restore is one of the most common conflicting issues on our newest members of iPhone X family are iPhone XR won’t turn on, iPhone XR stuck on Apple logo, iPhone XR frozen and much more in different conditions. I am suggesting below tips that help to solve your problem. So if you are the one who is facing this issue in iPhone XR then probably your iPhone is not less than a dead person. When the iPhone doesn’t turn on, you can’t do anything except for looking at the black screen and sobbing. There are certain precautions taken by the Apple to secure iPhone, so if the temperature around you is cold then this behavior is normal. Wait for a while iPhone will turn on. Learn from video guide in the last of this article.


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Well, we have prepared some tricks for you to fix iPhone XR won’t turn on in iOS 13/iOS 12. In this tutorial, you will come to know how you can make your iPhone work like before. iPhone XR won’t turn on after update can also be fixed by following the below troubleshoots.

  • iPhone Won’t turn on After Update to latest iOS version
  • iPhone XR Black screen of Death after Drop or Water Damage.
  • Power supply not charging my iPhone XR after a long period of time

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Tricks to wake up your iPhone XR won’t turn on or Black screen of death

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Make sure you are turning on the iPhone XR correctly, by holding down the Side button for at least 8-10 seconds. It could take longer, so just keep pressing the Side button until the Apple logo appears on the screen. If it doesn’t work then, begin with the Solution 1.

Solution 1: Force Restart iPhone

If iPhone XR won’t turn on or iPhone XR is frozen then first try to fix it with simple force restart. Many times when software performance degrades a quick force restart is helpful to resolve the big issues. Whether your iPhone is updated to iOS 13 or not, this step will help you fix the issue.

Step #1: Press and release the Volume Up button.

Step #2: Press and release the Volume Down button.

Step #3: Hold down the Side button until the Apple logo appears on the screen.

Solution 2: iPhone XR won’t turn on or Charge

Apple user posted on apple discussion, iPhone XR showing charging icon & Lightning Cable on the screen when plugged on it. After 5 minutes, Side button is not working and Black screen of death.

Do you remember when did you connect the charger to your iPhone XR last time? In case you forgot then one significant reason behind this could be iPhone XR battery is drained to the bottom. So connect charger with iPhone and let it charge for 30 minutes and check if iPhone XR won’t turn on is fixed or not.

NOTE: Before doing anything, pick up a thin stick/tool, with the help of that try to clean the charging port of iPhone XR. Frequently, due to debris and dirt, the iPhone XR won’t charge and ultimately it won’t turn on.

1. Use Apple Official Cable and Adapter

2. Cable is connected but power is not passing on the iPhone’s body.

3. Correct way: ideal screen during charging any iPhone model is, your iPhone screen will only see Battery icon, not a Cable connector.

Also, check if the adapter or lightning cable that you are using is not ill-functioning. Alternatively, you can connect the iPhone to laptop to charge it. If this isn’t an issue, then head over to the next solution.

Solution 3: Use iTunes to fix

Now we will seek help from iTunes to fix iPhone XR won’t turn on after the update. There can be major failure occurred in the operating system of iPhone XR, and that’s why still iPhone won’t turn on. However, if iTunes is able to recognize the device than it is easy for you to fix this critical problem or else there is hardware damage in your iPhone, for which we cannot do anything.

Restore on MacOS Catalina: Restore iOS 13 Using Finder on Catalina.

Step #1: Connect the iPhone with a computer using lightning cable.

Step #2: Launch “iTunes” on your computer.

Step #3: Next, press and release Volume Up button.

Step #4: Press and release Volume Down button.

Step #5: Hold down the Power button until “Connect to iTunes” screen appears. Don’t release when you see the Apple logo.

Step #6: There you will see Update and Restore, select “Update” on your iTunes screen.

iTunes may take 15 to 20 minutes to complete the process successfully. If you find that iTunes is taking more time, then quit the process and begin the same process again.

After restoration doesn’t complete it with the help of iTunes, then try restoring iPhone XR in DFU mode to fix iPhone XR won’t turn on. it might fix iPhone XR black screen of death along with iPhone XR charge slowly.

Solution 4: Contact Apple Support

Some of the time Internal hardware problem is the problem, Get free assistance from Apple Help. Might be you don’t know it’s Water Damage, Loose contact between processor and screen disconnect.

None of the troubleshoots technique fix iPhone XR won’t turn on then you should contact the Apple Center. At last, you have that only hope left to bring your iPhone from this loop. Make an appointment and get repaired your iPhone XR as soon as possible. Hopefully, you will leave the Apple Store with a face on your smile!

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