Battery: Apple iPhone & iPad on iOS 10

Learn how to insert and remove the battery on Apple iOS 10. Check the software version using Software versions & updates: Apple iOS 10.

 

 

Soft reset

This is a uni-body device with an internal battery that cannot be removed. If you need to remove and re-insert the battery to soft reset the device, follow these steps:

 

If you need to remove and re-insert the battery to reset the device, follow these steps:

 

iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus

press and hold both the Sleep/Wake and Volume down buttons for at least 10 seconds, until you see the Apple logo.

 

iPhone 6s and earlier or iPad

Press and hold both the Sleep/Wake and Home buttons for at least 10 seconds, until you see the Apple logo.