While numerous iOS users default to Safari for their searching requirements, Google Chrome is all set for cross-platform syncing and more. An upgrade rolling out over the previous couple of days is triggering concerns for Google Chrome users on iOS that result in the app freezing completely.
Over the past 24 hours, lots of Chrome users on iOS have actually reported on Google’s online forums and Reddit that the Chrome app is freezing and totally unusable. Lots of report that restarts, re-installing the app, and other repairing techniques do not work, and the concern appears to be taking place throughout numerous iPhone designs.
We have actually considering that had the ability to duplicate the concern on an iPhone running iOS 15.3. The freezing problem just happened following an upgrade to Chrome for iOS to variation 97, which struck the App Shop about 3 days earlier. Older app variations on the very same gadget worked with no problems. On another iPhone running iOS 15.2 and the very same Chrome variation, the freezing problem didn’t happen. On an entirely fresh set up, we discovered that the problem likewise didn’t happen.
When the freezing problem impacts an iPhone, users are not able to search web pages and even established the app if they have actually not currently done so. The problem freezes all performance in simply a matter of seconds.
Some users do report that a repair for this concern appears to be clearing the app’s cache, however on iOS this needs going through the app’s own settings. That’s something our Possibility Miller discovered difficult, as the app froze prior to he was able to reach that setting.
More than likely, this problem will need Google’s intervention. In the meantime, we ‘d advise that you do not set up Google Chrome for iOS if you have actually not currently done so.
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