Today, we can enjoy the newest products of Smartphone from Apple named iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus. Those two types of iPhone allow you to use iOS 10, the newest version of iOS. So, before you upgrade iOS on your iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 plus, you have to make sure that your device is ready for this iOS. Therefore, you have to know how to prepare upgrading to iOS 10. You can prepare it with the following steps.
Check the Compatibility
Before you upgrade your iOS, you have to make sure that your device is compatible for this newest version of iOS. Not all iPhone is compatible for iOS 10. Besides iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus, there are also some types of iPhone, iPad, and iPod that are compatible, too. Anyway, it becomes the first step how to prepare updating to iOS 10.
Remove Unwanted Applications
After you are sure that your device is compatible for iOS 10, you should prepare upgrading iOS by removing unwanted apps. It purposes to dedicate the larger space of the internal memory because upgrading iOS needs much storage. For example, if there are some apps that you do not use for long, you should remove them. It will be very useful to make the internal memory of your iPhone larger.
There are two ways how to remove the apps on your iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 plus. The first way is by flicking the home screens & folders then identify the unwanted apps. After that, remove them. Besides that, you can also go to “Settings” and then choose “General”. After that, tap “Storage & iCloud Usage”. Lastly, tap “Manage Storage” and you can see the list of installed apps. Now, you can remove the unwanted apps from here. You can also see how much space the apps use. Anyway, it belongs to the tips how to prepare upgrading to iOS 10.
Organize Home Screen
The next step how to get ready to upgrade to iOS 10 is by organizing the Home Screen. It is very important to make you easy to use anything on your iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 plus. It should be based on your desire. However, the main home screen should contain the apps and games you use every day such as Messages, WhatsApp, Camera, etc. After that, you can also create some folders based on certain categories. It will make your iPhone display screen look fun.
Remove Unused Media
Like removing unwanted apps and games, you also need to remove unused media. It also requires you to go to “Settings” and then “General”. After that, choose “Storage & iCloud Usage” and tap “Manage Storage”. Find and choose “Music”. Here, you can see the music list including the space used. If you want to delete all songs, you can swipe “All Songs” and choose “Delete”. It will be useful for your internal memory. You should also consider removing other unwanted media such as photos and videos.
If the process of upgrading iOS goes wrong, it may cause some problems like lost data. That is why you need to backup important data. You can backup data with two ways. They are using iCloud and iTunes. You can also consider combination of both especially if you want to perform a big upgrade. You just need to go to “Settings” and then “iCloud”. Choose “Backup” and tap “Back Up Now”. It is easy, is not it?
That is all how to prepare upgrading to iOS 10. After everything is prepared well, now you can start upgrading your iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 plus to iOS 10. Hopefully this will be a useful reference especially for the users of new types of iPhone.
Description: How to prepare upgrading to iOS 10 can be done with 5 steps. You need to check the compatibility, remove unwanted apps, remove unused media, and organize home screen, and backup data.