'Pokémon Go' Freezing or Crashing? Here's What to Do

'Pokémon Go' Freezing or Crashing? Here's What to Do

With thousands of people currently inhabiting the augmented reality world of Pokémon Go — a mobile iteration of the Pokémon franchise that allows players to walking around real places catching virtual Pokémon — people have understandably encountered a few technical difficulties. But some users have discovered a simple fix that can help you if your Pokémon Go keeps crashing or freezing.

As Redditor _xkbxh explained in a troubleshooting thread, one tip that seems to work when Pokémon Go gets glitchy on an iPhone is to turn off LTE.

And other Redditors backed up the hack:

Feel free to give this a try if your game keeps crashing. But sadly, there's no known hack yet to help you catch Legendary Pokémon.

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