How to factory reset your iPhone 5S

How to Stephen Tenerowicz 12:29, Oct 30 2013

Reset your iPhone 5S in a snap with our guide

Th iPhone 5S is great with its A7 64 CPU. It also has a unique fingerprint scanner that really makes it stand out from the crowd of Android smartphones out there.

While iOS 7 is slick and smooth, even the best phones, like the iPhone 5S, with the best software have software bugs. So if your iPhone 5S is already having software issues, the next best thing you can do is a complete hard reset to fix it. A hard reset is a basic software process that completely erases all information on the smartphone, bringing it back to a factory state. It essentially wipes the slate clean.

Here we show you how to hard reset your all new iPhone 5S with step-by-step instructions. See below:

  1. Wake your device.
  2. Go to Settings.
  3. Tap on General.
  4. Tap Rest. It should be at the bottom.
  5. Select Erase all Content and Settings.
  6. Next, tap Erase iPhone.

Yep, it's that easy.

All in all, the iPhone 5S is a solid smartphone, but you're bound to hit a bump in the road along the way. And when that happens, remember to follow this guide.

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