Users complain about bugs and lags in iOS 9, all iPhone generations apparently affected

Multiple iOS 9.0 users rocking various iPads and iPhones are reporting bugs and lags in the new iOS version...
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88. 99nights

Posts: 1152; Member since: Mar 10, 2015

Yeah i wasn't too impressed when i updated my 5s yesterday. It's lag city even compared to 8.

89. skymitch89

Posts: 1451; Member since: Nov 05, 2010

I don't know if it was a bug with iOS 9 or just one of those random things that happen from time to time with electronic devices, but my iPad Mini 2 had a problem with audio today. It was showing that headphones were plugged in even when there weren't any and there was no audio coming from the speaker. I found an article from awhile ago that had some tips on fixing it, of which one did work.

92. 99nights

Posts: 1152; Member since: Mar 10, 2015

I've had this happen to me before. It stayed for a few days then disappeared. Lol it's weird, think it's just some bug.

93. irfanil

Posts: 33; Member since: Mar 14, 2013

Yep, definitely experiencing lags and unusual bugs on my ipad.

97. grbrao

Posts: 294; Member since: Nov 23, 2012

I have been using iphones since 5years, and have been updating every year for the very same reason. As we can see, it seems like Apples business strategy. They release new device with new software which works better with the new device and old devices seems laggy and buggy. A simple strategy to make iphoen users to upgrade. The most innovative comapny.. "Apple"...

100. sukrith2194 unregistered

The thing with apple users is they never admit there's an issue with their devices... They make themselves feel everything is awesome when they might be crying inside... Apple from what I've read so far has the worst stable update history... And yet these people point out Android flaws like hell! For instance when Android M finally releases and if it has small bugs and it has nothing to even do with system stability the iDiots will rub Android users face in it! You guys really need to stop worshipping apple as its now trying to copy others to maintain market share... But u all still go behind it when there are actually good devices from all other oems and with different OS... The funny thing is when apple brings something new and others follow suite its copying and when apple brings something from other devices its innovations (force touch on phone, 4K recording, apple pencil, bigger screen etc etc...)

102. AZNHA unregistered

ios 9 huh

104. slavytodorov

Posts: 48; Member since: Jun 23, 2012

Multitasking is laggy as hell on my iPad Air and there is a noticeable delay when opening system apps, such as Settings and App Store.

105. AcerStan

Posts: 5; Member since: Aug 24, 2014

IPhone 5s - not so bad but the lag is noticeable. Apps do crash. Most noticeably lag is seen when you pull up control center. Basically you now get Android experience on the iPhone.

107. TechDork

Posts: 400; Member since: May 10, 2010

Is it just my phone, or did the in-ear speaker volume drop incredibly low? I noticed it yesterday when my buddy called & I thought I had the volume turned down, but it was turned up all the way & it sounded like I had the volume on one bar.

118. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

Apple, Google and Microsoft all suffer lag in most of the same places. The keyboard sucks. This is why Blackberry hasn't given up on hardware based keyboards, they just don't lag. The software simply can't keep up. It's so annoying to type and the keyboard locks up and stalls and I have to keep retyping. Since it is the main form of input outside of your finger, they should be far better. I see iOS9 in this area hasn't changed. Also, when is Apple going to add the numbers row to the top of the letters. It's so annoying to have to switch to a whole keyboard for 10 numbers.

122. jayparker

Posts: 1; Member since: Sep 19, 2015

Yes there are general slowdown.Its not same as ios 8.I am iPhone user since iPhone 3G and have noticed this every time an update rolls out.

124. rudlie

Posts: 205; Member since: Mar 13, 2012

It said, iOS 9 gives an improvement of battery life but I feel it does not like that. My iPad get battery drain faster. Please fix this issue including some laggy things. It start bothering me.

127. azatey

Posts: 2; Member since: Sep 19, 2015

Few bugs I've noticed on my iPad Air (1st gen) after iOS 9 update: - keyboard click sounds does not occur sometimes - Siri duplicates some sentences twice - Settings has some minor lags

128. azatey

Posts: 2; Member since: Sep 19, 2015

and also these minor issues: - Siri dialog doesn't scroll down - Siri recognizes my voice as my wife's if I try to talk with a woman voice

142. Taters

Posts: 6474; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

I just got the update over the air. Man IOS 9 sucks. Lol Not nearly as smooth before and that swipe from the right apps panel that they ripped right off Samsung is unresponsive as hell. On the bright side, phonearena doesn't refresh like crazy anymore forcing me to retype comments, so far at least. Lol

143. Taters

Posts: 6474; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

And that recent app UI is worse than HTC's, which is quite a accomplishment. Lol stutters and lags like a bitch.


Posts: 161; Member since: Feb 06, 2015

After a few days upgrading my iPad mini 2 to IOS 9 one evening suddenly it became glitchy and force hard reset to restore it.

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