Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. #1
    16 gig iPhone 3gs taking a long time to boot up

    Member Since
    Jan 12, 2010
    Posts
    2
    16 gig iPhone 3gs taking a long time to boot up
    Hey guys, I did a quick search and found nothing related. When I completely drain the battery on my phone and plug it in to charge, I find that it takes approximately 10 mins for it to turn back on. I've asked around and compared it to a 3g, and it doesn't seem like a normal occurrence. I just wanted to get other peoples opinions on it, it doesn't seem too serious, but should I bring it to my apple store to get it checked out? are other people experiencing the same thing? are there any simple solutions? thanks in advance

  2. #2
    16 gig iPhone 3gs taking a long time to boot up
    TattooedMac's Avatar
    Member Since
    May 19, 2009
    Location
    Waiting for a mate . . .
    Posts
    8,379
    Specs:
    21" iMac 2.9Ghz 16GB RAM & 13"MBP 2.9Ghz i7 8GB RAM 10.10.3, iPhone5 & iPad Air 2 iOS 8.3, ATV3
    Havnt got iPhone but do have the iTouch ...
    Have you tried to do a restore ???

    Have a look HERE @ 's Troubleshooting page ...

    I had problem with SLOWNESS on my Touch and a restore fixed the problem and havnt had a issue since..

    Good luck and post back if it fixes it with your fix

    Cheers

    Oh and welcome to the forum
    Dont forget to use the Reputation System if someone has helped you out !!!
    Arguing with a zealot is only slightly easier than tunneling through a mountain with your forehead!!!!!
    MoTM ☆☆☆

  3. #3
    16 gig iPhone 3gs taking a long time to boot up

    Member Since
    Jan 12, 2010
    Posts
    2
    Thank for your reply, but my phone is fine performance wise. It just takes a really long time to boot back up when the battery completely drains. I was forced to restore once, and it didn't solve any thing =\.

  4. #4
    16 gig iPhone 3gs taking a long time to boot up
    clayneal's Avatar
    Member Since
    Mar 27, 2009
    Location
    Lincoln Nebraska
    Posts
    2,146
    Specs:
    late 08 macbook 2.0 4gig 320hdd10.7.3 32 gig iPhone 4s
    My 3g takes about the same time when it has been allowed to drain the battery. If everything is working properly I wouldnt worry about it.

    Clay
    MY ADVICE COMES WITH A DOUBLE YOUR MONEY BACK GUARANTEE!

  5. #5
    16 gig iPhone 3gs taking a long time to boot up
    Raz0rEdge's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jul 17, 2009
    Location
    MA
    Posts
    8,189
    Specs:
    27" i7 iMac, 24" iMac, 13" Macbook Air, iPhone 5 & 5S, iPod Nano 7th Gen, iPad 2 16GB WiFi, iPad 3
    To confirm there is no issue, once the phone has some charge (regardless of full or not), power it off and then time or take note of how it takes to boot up. Then fully discharge it and see if the time is significantly slower.

    With a fully discharged phone, the iPhone probably waits until it can sense that the phone has some reached some minimal charge before it starts up..thus the delay.

    Regards

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. boot up taking too long
    By Etccdb in forum Apple Desktops
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 09-14-2014, 11:51 AM
  2. Indexing taking a long time
    By chappers in forum OS X - Operating System
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 10-24-2013, 09:37 AM
  3. Time Machine taking a long time to prepare items
    By ahhreeyell in forum OS X - Operating System
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-05-2013, 11:42 PM
  4. Absinthe taking long long time to jailbreak Iphone 4s
    By hunkychap_07 in forum iOS and Apps
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 02-11-2012, 07:06 PM
  5. Mac OS taking too long too boot
    By Xander61 in forum OS X - Operating System
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 11-08-2011, 07:38 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •