Kernel Panic

TUAW love Colonel Sanders and also kernels of snacks, but as much as colonels and also bits go, you probably don’t really want a kernel panic on your new iPhone 6. Reader Jason Lang sent in this screen of despair.

Typically, iOS devices immediately reboot on bit panics however this one did not. I created back as well as proposed Jason try rebooting.

A difficult boot includes pushing and also holding the Sleep as well as Residence buttons till the display removes and also the little white Apple shows up. Regrettably, this didn’t take care of Jason’s trouble neither did trying to bring back through iTunes.

After speaking with a variety of developers, I finished up advising that Jason take the device over to an Apple store for replacement. (Whether any type of establishments will certainly have stock to do substitutes currently is an open inquiry.)

Best guess on the table, politeness of developer Sam Marshall, is a bad chip out of the factory, “remarkably unusual yet it could happen,” he informed me.

Exactly how did your iPhone delivery go? Include a remark below as well as tell us all regarding your brand-new baby phone. And always remember: the new iPhone 6 and also 6 Plus are dropportunities waiting to take place (TM Victor Agreda), so take treatment with your device!

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