1. ericg1840's Avatar
    So recently when I go to download any app from the app store on my iPhone 5 it takes forever to download that I typically turn wifi off and download over LTE. When I'm browsing the web everything loads fine-when I use the Speed Test app speeds are fine. When I use other devices; a Macbook Pro and iPad 2, things download no problem. Even when I download an universal App it downloads so much quicker on my iPad. I have tried reseting my network settings on my iPhone and still run into the same issue. I have an Airport Extreme and Comcast internet. I haven't had a chance to try downloading apps on other networks because the other networks I typically use are already extremely slow. Was hoping someone had some advice to help fix the problem. Thanks in advance!
    04-18-2013 11:46 AM
  2. Just_Me_D's Avatar
    Try backing up your device either via iCloud or iTunes and then connect it to your computer and restore it as a new device via iTunes. I, too, have an iPhone 5 but I'm not having any issues with downloading items from the App Store.
    04-18-2013 12:20 PM
  3. ericg1840's Avatar
    Yeah that was next step just haven't gotten a chance yet. Thanks!
    04-18-2013 12:33 PM
  4. cornettbr's Avatar
    Are you on Verizon? My iphone App store downloads are also VERY slow.
    04-27-2013 12:50 PM

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