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

Source: Pokemon Go
Source: Pokemon Go

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.

Source: Reddit

And other Redditors backed up the hack:

Source: Reddit
Source: Reddit

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.

Read more:
• Does 'Pokémon Go' Use Data? Yes. A Lot of Data. And People Are Pissed
• #DontPokemonGoAndDrive Trends After 'Pokémon Go' Hoax Stories
• 'Pokémon Go' Cheats: How to Get More Pokéballs Without Having to Walk Around

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