How To Remove Preinstalled Apps On iPhone 8 And iPhone 8 Plus
If you own an Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, you know that it comes with pre-installed apps referred to as “bloatware”. Some want to know how to delete bloatware from the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus to create extra storage space. But it’s important to note, that when you remove and disable bloatware from the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, you don’t get that much more extra space on the smartphone to install other apps.
Some iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus bloatware apps can be deleted and uninstalled, but others can only be disabled. A disabled app won’t appear in your app drawer and won’t be able to run in the background, but it will still be present on the device.
The following is a guide on how to remove preinstalled apps:
- Make sure that your iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus is turned on
- Choose the app that you want to delete and then press and hold the app icon
- Hold the icon until the apps on the screen start jiggling
- To delete the app press the “X” button