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How to Delete Apps on iPhone 6s

How to Delete Apps on iPhone 6s

The iPhone 6s is an incredible invention by Apple. The device packs applications that are handy in your day to day activities. Using the Apple iPhone 6s is a fun. However, there are some unwanted apps that cause bugs. Therefore, users wish to delete those extra apps.

Apple has launched the iPhone with a premium level of space on it. This is why users often crave for memory on such devices. Are you annoyed by the number of apps on your iPhone 6s? Here are some simple ways you can get rid of it.

Why are Deleting Apps Necessary?

Every activity has got a reason. On an average user keeps only 10% of the inbuilt apps on their mobile device. Studies have proven that over 80% of the iOS apps were deleted by the users. In this tutorial, you will find some reasons for app deletion.

They occupy too much space  

A majority of the app un-installations take place as the user finds them to be occupying too much space. iOS apps usually occupy 6MB and therefore making the device slow. Once the user discovers that the application is eating up too much memory he/she will think of deleting it.

Moreover, some applications cause the device to misbehave. In such a scenario it is more likely that the user will prefer getting rid of the app.

Social Logins

Most of the apps require a social login for their functioning. Users think that these apps access your personal information. Thus, there are more chances of deleting these apps.

Power Consumption

Too much of iOS applications may consume your battery. Applications that drain your battery might annoy you. Some iOS users have reported that a lot of in-built apps overheating problems and loss of your battery percentage.

It is quite common that none like to recharge frequently. So app deletion takes place.

How to Delete

Method 1- Tap and Wiggle

The tap and wiggle method is most applicable to iOS app deletions. You just need to follow the steps below and you are ready to go.

Step 1– To begin with the procedure turn on your iPhone and hold the apps until they start to wiggle.

Step 2– Now you will find that there is an “X” sign at the top of every application. The applications that do not have an “X” sign are default apps do not permit the user to delete them.

Delete Apps on iPhone 6s

Step 3– Click on the “X” sign on the application that you wish to delete and click on the confirm button to finish.

Method 2- Edit Mode

This method requires entering the edit mode and deleting using a folder.

Step 1– Navigate to the home screen of your iPhone 6s.

Step 2– Look for a folder that may be named as the ‘default extras’.

Step 3– Touch or press down the folder gently. After a few seconds, you will be allowed to delete the app.

Deleting apps is easy. If you still have queries you can get in touch with us using the comments section.

 

 

 

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