How to fix 3D touch issues on iPhone 8

The reason why iPhone models gaining popularity and climbing to the top of the market is the features they provide. Apple has been successfully providing its users with something new on each of their models. When other manufacturers unveil a number of models with different features apple never do that. Still, Apple moves apart this heavy competition hurdle unveiling just two models with features never given before. 3D touch is such a feature came with iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s and still followed by the models came after that. From the iPhone 6 to the new iPhone 8 issues with the 3D touch have come up from various users. Here are different troubleshooting steps you can try to fix 3Dtouch issues on iPhone 8.

Apple surprised the world of smartphone lovers with it three new models and more exciting features. The one feature although old but never successfully tracked by other manufacturers seems to make some issues on the new model iPhone 8.

How to fix 3D touch issues on iPhone 8

Ways to fix 3D touch issues on iPhone 8

The chance of a hardware problem related to issues on 3D touch is rare. The problem will mostly be with some of its settings itself. The fix for these will also be easy as changing some settings or resetting it. Below are some of the steps you can try to fix 3Dtouch issues on iPhone 8.

Check if 3D touch is enabled

The 3D touch feature is not default enabled on the new iPhone 8. This is a feature that can be enabled or disabled as the user preferences. So the chances that the 3D touch is disabled default are not low. So the easy fix for this is enabling the feature from the settings menu. Steps to enable 3D touch are:

  1. Open settings
  2. Tap on the ‘general’ option
  3. Tap on the ‘accessibility’ option
  4. Tap on ‘3D touch’ to turn in on

Adjust the sensitivity of 3D touch

iPhone 8 allows users to adjust the sensitivity of 3D touch. If kept too low the 3D touch feature will only work when pressed hard enough. This will make it hard to access the feature. To fix 3D touch issues on iPhone 8 due to low sensitivity you can try changing it to medium or hard from the settings menu. The steps to change 3D touch sensitivity on iPhone 8 are:

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  1. Open settings
  2. Tap on the ‘general’ option
  3. Tap on the ‘accessibility’ option
  4. Tap on the ‘3D touch’ option
  5. Move the scale to adjust sensitivity

Reset all settings

If the above steps of changing some settings the possible fix can be resetting all the settings. The steps to reset all settings are

  1. Open settings
  2. Tap on the ‘general’ option
  3. Tap on ‘reset’ option
  4. Tap on ‘reset all settings’ option and confirm reset

Reset and wipe all data

If even resetting the setting didn’t work it might be cache data or some firmware issue causing the problem. In this case you can try resetting the device by erasing all data. The steps to do this are:

  1. Open settings
  2. Tap on the ‘general’ option
  3. Tap on ‘reset’ option
  4. Tap on ‘erase all content and settings’ option and confirm erase

I hope this guide was useful in understanding how to fix 3D touch issues on iPhone 8. If any queries or feedback, please leave a comment below.

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