How to Exit iPhone Apple Logo Loop (iOS 12 Supported)

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One of the most common problems you may encounter on your iPhone is usually iPhone being stuck on the Apple Logo or stuck on an Apple Logo boot. There are a lot of solutions to this problem and while many claim they can help you get your device working normally again, not many are effective and some may even result in data loss.

The main issue with this problem is that you are completely unable to use the device and hence fixing it can be quite a challenge unless you have the right know-how. If your iPhone (including the old models like iPhone 5S, iPhone 5, iPhone 4s, iPhone 4) is stuck on the Apple logo loop or your iPhone loops Apple logo, this article will help. We will provide you with 3 effective solutions to get your iPhone out of Apple logo loop. Note that the solutions work for iOS 12/11.4, also.
If you are interested in iOS 11, please read the complete guide on upgrading to iOS 11.

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1. Force Restart iPhone to Fix iPhone Apple Logo Loop

Force restarting your iPhone is a quick and efficient way to resolve several iOS related issues including iPhone Apple logo loop. Depending upon the various iPhone models, we have shown the different steps to perform force restart on your iPhone.

  • iPhone 6 or older models

Press the 'Home' button along with the 'Power' button and keep them holding until you get to see Apple logo on your screen.

hard reboot iPhone 6

  • iPhone 7/7 Plus

Push the 'Power' button along with the 'Volume Down' button and keep holding both of them till you see Apple logo on your screen.

force restart iPhone 7

  • iPhone 8/8 Plus/X

Briefly push the 'Volume Up' button and then 'Volume Down' button. Lastly, push the 'Power' button and keep it holding till you get to see Apple logo on your screen.

force restart iPhone X

There are some people who find iPhone stuck on apple logo of death issue is resolved once they have done force restarting. In case it is still not resolved, jump to the next solution then.

2. Get iPhone out of Apple Logo Loop without Losing Data (recommended)

The above solution may be effective. But if you had recent data on your device that you had yet to include in an iTunes backup, you must find a solution that can keep your data unaffected. If the data is too important to you and you don't want to lose it, there is a solution that guarantees zero data loss. It is to try the powerful iOS repair tool - iMyFone D-Back. There are serval reasons why you would want to choose this option. They include the following:

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  • Easy to Use. A simple process guarantees that your device will be back to normal with several clicks.
  • Fix Various iOS Issues. You can use it to fix a device that is stuck in recovery mode, that is stuck on the white screen or any other iOS system issue your device may be facing.
  • Data Recovery. It can recover 20+ types of data including photos, contacts, videos, text messages, notes, voice memos and more from iPhone/iCloud backup/iTunes backup.
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How to use iMyFone to get your iPhone out of Apple Logo Loop

The following is a simple step by step tutorial to demonstrate how easy it is to fix your device using this iOS repair tool . Download and install the program to your computer and then follow these steps to get your device out of the Apple Logo Loop.

1 Launch the program and from the main window, select "Fix iOS System" and then choose "Standard Mode".

 select “Fix iOS System”

2 Connect the device to the computer using USB cables. Follow the instruction to put your device into DFU mode or Recovery mode.

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3 To be able to fix a faulty operating system., the program needs to download the latest version of iOS. The program will provide you with the suitable firmware, all you have to do is click "Download" to begin the download process.

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4 Once the firmware is download, click "Start to Fix". D-Back will automatically begin repairing the iOS system. It will just take a few minutes to finish the process.

download firmware package

A few minutes later, the device will restart in normal mode. Now download iMyFone D-Back to exit iPhone Apple logo loop.

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3. Set iPhone into Recovery Mode & Restore It from a Backup (Data Lost)

One of the ways to get your device out of the Apple Logo loop is to put it in recovery mode and then restore it form an iTunes backup. There are high chances that you device's firmware may have been glitched due to any recent malfunction, which is why your iPhone's stuck on Apple logo of death. This solution works very well although it may result in data loss.

First of all, you need to put your iPhone into Recovery mode and restore it using iTunes. After restoring your iPhone to a new one, you can choose to restore an iTunes backup to your iPhone. Some of the data on your device that you had not backup to you computer via iTunes will be lost if you use this method.

Here's how to fix iPhone Apple logo loop using iTunes:

Step 1: Connect your iPhone to the computer and open iTunes.

Step 2: You need to follow the aforementioned force reboot steps according to your device model but this time keep holding the buttons till you see the connect to iTunes screen on your iPhone. If this is not clear for you, learn how to do it.

Step 3: The iPhone will now be in recovery mode and iTunes will confirm it. You will be asked to restore this iPhone. Click "OK" and then "Restore iPhone..." to begin the restore process..

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Step 4: When the restoring process finishes, your iPhone will be like a new one. This is when you can set it from a recent backup. Just click "Restore Backup" and then choose a backup you want to restore back to your iPhone.

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