Apple’s iPhone X iOS 11.2.2 update delivers an important security update, but it could bring problems to your phone.
The company’s latest upgrade, iOS 11.2.2, comes with a short list of changes, but it could have a significant impact on your iPhone X’s performance.
The iPhone X iOS 11.2.2 update is a small download if you’re coming from iOS 11.2.1. If you’re coming from an older version of iOS 11, your update will be a much bigger download thanks to the iOS 11 updates you skipped.
The iPhone X iOS 11.2.2 update is currently treating our devices well, but we’re starting to hear about some of the issues plaguing those who decided to make the move.
Some iPhone X users are reporting minor bugs, others are noticing frustrating iOS 11.2.2 performance issues. Apple’s next iOS update could be weeks away so you’ll need to proactive if you encounter an iOS 11.2.2 problem on your phone.
Our guide to the iPhone X iOS 11.2.2 update goes over these initial problems and provides some fixes to those in need. It also highlights the changes on board iOS 11.2.2 and provides you with some information about what we expect from the next iOS 11 update for the iPhone X.
We’ve been using the iOS 11.2.2 update on the iPhone X for a few days now and we want to start with our impressions of its performance.
Our impressions will take you through our initial thoughts about battery life, app performance, connectivity, and the device’s overall speed.
iPhone X iOS 11.2.2 Impressions
iOS 11.2.2 is a tiny update and it should only take a few seconds to download if your iPhone X is connected to a high-speed Wi-Fi network. Once the download finishes up, the installation process will begin. This took about five minutes to complete on our iPhone X.
For more on the download time, take a look at our guide to the iOS 11.2.2 installation and download. It'll guide you through it.
Once you get iOS 11.2.2 on board you shouldn't notice a huge drop in performance.
So far, our experience on iOS 11.2.2 has been good. We haven't noticed any weird battery drain and the iPhone X models in our possession continue to maintain excellent battery life.
We've been able to connect to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and cellular networks. We haven't noticed any issues with download or upload speeds.
Apps feel stable on the iPhone X. We've run into some performance issues on older iPhones running iOS 11, but we haven't noticed any catastrophic problems on iOS 11.2.2.
Some iPhone X users have noticed increased lag, but we haven't experienced any slow down yet. Animations and transitions are crisp. We haven't seen any random reboots either.
The iOS 11.2.2 update is performing well and it's definitely worth a download given what's on board. That said, if you're feeling leery, you might want to wait for long term iPhone X iOS 11.2.2 feedback to arrive.
For more, take a look at our list of reasons to and not to install the iOS 11.2.2 update on your phone right now. And if you need additional help setting up your iPhone X, take a look at our guide.