There is a big news that iPhone 8 exploded when charging it, and as report there are several people have this kind of issue now, and Apple have recalled those iPhone 8 and fix this issue. Except this issue, is there any other ones? How do we fix iPhone 8 wireless charging issues?
Issues with Wireless Charging
As feedback that most issues with wireless charging on iPhone 8 can be charging slowly or we couldn’t charge them at all.
Fix iPhone 8 Wireless Charging Issue
When your iPhone 8 is charged slowly or couldn’t be charged, you can follow below steps and fix it.
1.Restart your iPhone 8.
Firstly, we can restart your iPhone 8 to have a try. Now press power button and hold on, then it will show up option “Slide to close phone” on your screen, then slide it to close your iPhone 8.
Then press power button and home button together and hold on, then it will show up Apple log on your screen, and wait for a minutes, your iPhone 8 will be open, then charge it again to have a try.
2.Make sure your charger is good.
Then we should check if there is something wrong with our iPhone charger.
If you have an normal iPhone charger which matches with your iPhone 8, you can charge your iPhone 8 with it and try if it works well. If so, there may be something wrong with your wireless charging.
Then you can charge your iPhone 8 with a new wireless charger to have a try or change it with a new one.
3.Set your iPhone with DFU mode.
If it still doesn’t work, we can try to set your iPhone with DFU mode and have a try, and it can help us erase our iPhone system and restore it to factory setting.
Now connect your iPhone with PC by using a USB cable, press and release you volume up button, then press and release your volume down button quickly.
After doing this, press and hold on your power button for about 10 seconds until your iPhone screen becomes black, now while you’re still holding power button, press and hold on your volume down button for about 5 seconds, then release power button.
Then continue hold on your volume down button for another 10 seconds, now your screen will remain black.
Now launching your iTunes, and make sure it’s with latest version. Then you can see the message “iTunes has detected an iPhone in recovery mode. You must restore this iPhone before it can be used with iTunes.” then if your iPhone is still with black screen, it means your iPhone have been successfully set into DFU mode.
Now you can restore your iPhone by clicking “Restore iPhone” option under “iPhone Recovery Mode”, when finish this, your iPhone will be back to activation screen, then you can try to charge your iPhone 8 again.
Now have you fixed your wireless charging issue on iPhone 8? when you get other issues, you can leave us a message or contact Apple store for more professional support.
Remark: when you need to backup your iPhone 8 data selectively, or you need to recover your lost or deleted iPhone 8 data with or without backup, you can come to iRefone for help.
iRefone is a professional iOS data recovery software, it can recover as well as backup more than 16 kinds of files, including contacts, notes, messages, photos, reminders, calendars, call history, WeChat messages ect. And it can help us recover them with three recovery mode, that is Recover from iOS Device, Recover from iTunes Backup and Recover from iCloud Backup. Also it can be compatible with latest iPhone 8 and iPhone X.
For detailed steps, you can refer to below article for reference: