Safari Running Too Slow In Ios 10 On Iphone/Ipad? Tips To Speed It Up

iOS 10 is gifted with tons of exclusive features like interactive notifications, elegant Messages, Split-View in Safari and more that set it apart from the rest. Just like most iPhone users, I have become very fond of it.

However, there are some issues like battery drain and sluggishness that have been making life difficult for a few iPhone and iPad owners. We have already made a comprehensive post on how to speed up iOS 10. And now, the time is to expedite Safari. If Safari is slow-moving on your iPhone after updating to iOS 10, follow this quick guide to fast-track the stock web browser.

Safari Running too Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad? Tips to Speed it Up

Safari Running Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad: How to Speed it up

Clear History and Website Data

Step #1. Launch Settings app on your iOS device → Scroll down and tap on Safari.

Safari Running too Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad? Tips to Speed it Up

Step #2. Tap on Clear History and Website Data → Tap on Clear History and Data to confirm.

Safari Running too Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad? Tips to Speed it Up

Disable Background App Refresh

Step #1. Open Settings and tap on General.

Safari Running too Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad? Tips to Speed it Up

Step #2. Now, tap on Background App Refresh.

Safari Running too Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad? Tips to Speed it Up

Step #3. Toggle it Off.

Safari Running too Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad? Tips to Speed it Up

Close All Safari Tabs

Step #1. Launch Safari and then tap and hold on the tabs icon from the bottom right corner.

Step #2. Tap on Close Tabs.

Clean Up Reading List

Step #1. Open Settings app on your device  → Tap on General.

Safari Running too Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad? Tips to Speed it Up

Step #2. Tap on Storage & iCloud Usage.

Safari Running too Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad? Tips to Speed it Up

Step #3. Tap on Manage Storage.

Safari Running too Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad? Tips to Speed it Up

Step #4. Locate Safari and tap on it.

Safari Running too Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad? Tips to Speed it Up

Step #5. Tap on Edit from the top right corner.

Safari Running too Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad? Tips to Speed it Up

Step #6. Tap on the red button to the left of Offline Reading List and then tap on Delete.

Safari Running too Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad? Tips to Speed it Up

Reset Network Settings

Open Settings and tap on General → Scroll down and tap on Reset → Tap on Reset Network Settings → Tap on Reset Network Settings again to confirm.

Safari Running too Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad? Tips to Speed it Up

Disable Location Services

Step #1. Launch Settings and tap on Privacy.

Safari Running too Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad? Tips to Speed it Up

Step #2. Tap on Location Services and turn it off.

Safari Running too Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad? Tips to Speed it Up

Step #3. Toggle it Off.

Safari Running too Slow in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad? Tips to Speed it Up

That’s it! Hopefully, these tips help you troubleshoot the issue.

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