How to Fix iPhone X Incoming Call Display Delay Issues

This post aims at showing you 5 tips to fix iPhone X incoming call display delay issues. If you are unable to accept the call on iPhone because incoming call notification delays, this post is exactly what you need.

By Elena Fontaine | Posted: Apr. 16, 2018, Last Updated: Apr. 17, 2018
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The iPhone X is the latest, powerful as well as the most innovative iPhone ever made. With the bezel-less display and removing the home button, Apple has finally left the tradition and did something new. But there are issues of iPhone X incoming call notification delays that have tormented the users.

The iPhone X incoming call notification delays issue is torturing because when it occurs, users are even unable to receive a call. If someone calls, the iPhone X starts to ring immediately but the screen doesn’t show anything. You aren’t able to see the ID of the caller, accept or reject calls for few seconds. Sometimes the wait is so long that the call automatically goes to voicemail before users can pick it up.

Here in this article, we have provided some easy fixes to the iPhone X incoming call display delay. Even though they are just temporary solutions, please do give them a try and they will work to solve the issue of iPhone X incoming call notification delays.

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How to Fix iPhone X Incoming Call Display Delay

Here are five tips in total to help you solve iPhone X incoming call display delay issues. Please try them one by one and later you will no longer be stuck in the problem of iPhone X incoming call display delay. It should be noted that these tips also work to fix the issues of incoming call notification delays on other iPhone models.

Tip 1: Force Restart iPhone X

A good old reboot has been known to solve many software problems both in the smartphones as well as computers. So, if you are facing display lag of incoming call on iPhone X, then you can try force restarting the device and it should fix the problem. You can force restart the iPhone X by following the below steps.

Step 1Press and release the “Volume Up” button quickly and then do the same with “Volume Down” button.

Step 2Then, press and hold the Sleep/Wake button until you see the Apple Logo appear on the screen.

Fix iPhone X Incoming Call Display Delay by Performing a Force Restart

Fix iPhone X Incoming Call Display Delay by Performing a Force Restart

After the restart, the display lag problem should be solved. If it doesn’t then move on to the next solution.

Tip 2: Reset All Settings

It is also found useful that resting all the device settings can solve the display lag problem on earlier iPhone models like 5, 6, 7, etc. So, you can also try to reset all settings of your iPhone if you want to fix the iPhone X incoming call display delay problem.

You can reset your iPhone by following the below steps –

Step 1Go to Settings > General > Reset > Reset All Settings.

Step 2Then enter the passcode when asked for confirmation and it will reset all settings of your iPhone X.

Fix iPhone X Incoming Call Notification Delays Issue by Resetting All Settings

Fix iPhone X Incoming Call Notification Delays Issue by Resetting All Settings

Resetting the device changes all the device settings to a default value and if you have faced this error, then resetting the settings of iPhone X is a viable option. If the error isn’t solved even after all this, move to the next tip.

Tip 3: Back Up & Then Factory Reset iPhone X

If the above methods, doesn’t solve the iPhone X incoming call display delay error, then you should try factory resetting the device. But factory reset will display all your device data, so you should back up your device data before you perform a factory reset to prevent data loss. You can factory reset your device by going to Settings > General > Reset > Erase All Content and Settings. Then, type in your passcode for confirmation and it will reset your iPhone X to factory settings.

Fix iPhone X Incoming Call Display Delay by Erasing All Content and Settings

Fix iPhone X Incoming Call Display Delay by Erasing All Content and Settings

Tip 4: Restore iPhone X with iTunes using Recovery Mode

Restoring the iPhone X with iTunes using recovery mode is another effective solution to the iPhone X incoming call notification delays problem. This isn’t just a temporary solution as it may permanently fix the error on your iPhone X. But since there is no guarantee that it will surely work for every iPhone. You can restore your iPhone using recovery mode with the help of iTunes by following the below steps –

Step 1Connect your iPhone to your PC and launch iTunes on it.

Step 2Put your device into recovery mode by briefly pressing the Volume up button and then doing the same with Volume Down button.

Step 3Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button until you see the recovery mode screen.

Step 4The iTunes will detect that your device is in recovery mode and will display you two options – Restore or Update.

Step 5Click on Restore iPhone and wait for some time to let the process complete.

Fix iPhone X Incoming Call Display Delay by Restoring iPhone X via iTunes

Fix iPhone X Incoming Call Display Delay by Restoring iPhone X via iTunes

Tip 5: Go to Apple Store to Get a Solution

If even after using all the above solutions to solve display lag of incoming call on iPhone X, you are still getting the problem, then the only option left is to go to the Apple Store near you. They may be able to offer other effective solutions to the problem or you can also ask them to replace your iPhone if it is under the warranty. Replacing the iPhone will be an effective solution until the Apple finds the reason and solution to the error. But there is no guarantee whether the iPhone X incoming call display delay won’t appear on the replacement iPhone X.

Bonus Tip: How to Backup Data on iPhone X

It will be very troubling when you need to replace your iPhone X due to the display lag error because you won’t just replace your device, but also lose your precious data on it. So, if you need to get your iPhone X replaced, it is suggested to backup iPhone X data first.

Even though iTunes and iCloud are both excellent tools to help you backup data on iPhone X, the process is very tedious and the two tools themselves have shortcomings. To begin with, both iTunes and iCloud couldn’t back up all data on iPhone X to the computer. Besides, the data backed up via iTunes and iCloud are not viewable. Moreover, while restoring an iPhone with previous backups, all data on the iPhone would be erased and replaced by the data in the backup.

For all mentioned above, you will need an excellent iTunes/iCloud alternative tool to backup the data on iPhone X. Here we recommend AnyTrans for iOS.

Developed by iMobie Inc., AnyTrans for iOS aims at making iOS data management process easier and simpler. AnyTrans for iOS wins it fame because it can easily help users backup data on to the computer or iCloud. Here are more reasons.

  1. AnyTrans for iOS supports more than 24 types of iOS data, like contacts, messages, photos, even the data which can’t be backed up by iTunes/iCloud. You can basically backup any data you want to backup.
  2. AnyTrans for iOS can help you selectively backup data from iPhone X to computer or iCloud. You don’t have to create a whole iPhone backup in order to backup some of the data.
  3. Any data backed up by AnyTrans for iOS, no matter to computer or iCloud, are viewable.
  4. AnyTrans for iOS can also help you transfer data from computer to iPhone or transfer data from iPhone to iPhone.
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AnyTrans for iOS Overview

As you can see, AnyTrans for iOS is indeed a nice and efficient tool to backup iPhone X data. Why not download it now and follow this guide on How to Backup iPhone Data to create a backup of your iPhone X.

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The Bottom Line

Not being able to pick up calls due to the iPhone X incoming call display delay problem can be very frustrating. The 5 solutions to iPhone X incoming call notification delays problem could be helpful. Give them a try! If you do need to get your iPhone X replaced, do remember to give AnyTrans for iOS a try!

 

 

Elena Fontaine

Member of iMobie team, has a mania for Apple products and reading. Like to fix all kinds of Apple-related issues.

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