How to Clear RAM on iPhone X: A Quick Way to Fix Sluggish Performance

Even your beast needs to be managed smartly in order to deliver the smooth performance. Refer this quick guide to clear RAM on iPhone X to get rid of the sluggishness and make the smartphone run speedily so that your powerful games and extensive web browsing continues to be plain sailing.

Powered by 3GB of RAM, iPhone X is designed to run in top gear. Whether you want to play high-octane games, watch your favorite movies or browse the web for hours, the smartphone can stand up to the high demand admirably. However, if you burn the device on both ends extensively, you may have to clear the RAM on your iPhone X from time to time so that it continues to deliver the goods smoothly.

Resetting memory on other iPhone or iPad is a tad easier thanks to the availability of Home button. So, how do you flush the RAM on iPhone X without the iconic button? AssistiveTouch comes to the rescue! Though the process is not as straightforward, it works just fine in resetting the RAM on the iPhone X.

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  • It will wipe out the RAM of background processes, system processes, and apps. Moreover, it will also clean up all the temporary files from the temporary storage. However, this action won’t remove any apps from the app switcher.
  • One more thing worth noting is that you can use these same steps (below mentioned) to wipe out the Ram on any iPhone running iOS 11 or later without Home button.

How to Clear RAM on iPhone X

Step #1. Open Settings app on your iPhone → General → Accessibility.

Tap on Settings then General then Accessibility on iPhone or iPad

Step #2. Tap on AssistiveTouch and turn it on. Now, a gray and white circle will appear on the screen.

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Enable Assistive Touch on iPhone

Step #3. Now, you need to go back to the Settings app and select General → Next, scroll down and tap on Shut Down.

Power Off iPhone X

Step #4. Next up, tap on the AssistiveTouch icon → Up next, you have to tap and hold the “Home” button icon until the screen turns black and flashes white.

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Flush RAM on iPhone X

That’s done!

You have successfully cleaned up the RAM on your iPhone. Check out your smartphone would run more smoothly now, and there won’t be any lag. Return to this trick whenever your time with the device seems to be a little under the weather.

Wrapping up:

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Hopefully, your device has regained the Midas touch. Let us know your feedback in the comments below.

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Jignesh Padhiyar
Jignesh Padhiyar is the founder of who has a keen eye for news, rumors and all the unusual stuff that happens around iPhone and iPad.


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