iOS 6 Starts Crashing With More Than 500 Apps Installed?

Posted July 20, 2012 at 5:02pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 10407 views

MidAtlanticConsulting claims that when more than 500 apps are installed in iOS 6 the operating system begins to crash.

We have discovered, and confirmed with Apple, that there is a virtual limit to the number of Apps. When a user has over 500 apps on their iDevice, they will start having slow booting, auto-rebooting, and other issues due to the OS rejecting the number of apps. Get up to 1000 and your device will not even boot forcing you to restore.

The consulting firm has reportedly discussed this issue with Apple. "After many discussions, we were able to convince them that if they expect the iphone to replace your phone, your pocket gaming system, your smart-home remotes, your TV remotes, you day-timer, etc. then they have to allow almost unlimited apps."

The issue will reportedly be fixed in a future beta of iOS 6.

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rudyy - July 22, 2012 at 1:37am
Don't bullshit me, all you fucking fanbois have at least 500 fart apps.
MSFan - July 21, 2012 at 1:27pm
I needs 501 apps install on my iPhone,! no matter how its useless but I need those crap, the phone itself is a crap. I rule my iPhone anyway...
Katon nu jutsu - July 21, 2012 at 6:31am
500 apps??? Insane and stupid.. Just use the apps that you need.
NoGoodNick - July 21, 2012 at 3:00am
Actually, I'm surprised that Apple responded positively. I'd have expected them to take the attitude of most of those here, "Who the hell needs all that crap". But the fact that they're willing to adapt means they're still open to unexpected changes, which bears well for their future.
NoGoodNick - July 21, 2012 at 10:33am
That's what I do. I adapt so that I can be gay in otherwise non-gay areas. Sucking dick is tough these days Nicky
Someone - July 21, 2012 at 12:56am
Android and MS probably crash at 50apps .. Haha
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