Is it a global TikTok outage or an iOS 16 bug?

Are you facing iOS 16 TikTok crashing problem? It’s like opening the TikTok app and it crashes every time.

Many users have reported that TikTok crashes after installing iOS 16 on their iPhone.

Do you really think updating to the latest iOS 16 has anything to do with TikTok crashing on your iPhone? Well, I don’t think so.

According to the social media and some news, we have found that many users around the world are facing the same problem since the past few hours and it will probably be solved very soon.

Why does TikTok crash on iPhone in iOS 16?

As mentioned, hundreds of TikTok users have reported through social media and community forums that they have been unable to open the app in the past few minutes. Not only iOS 16 users but also Android users have faced the problem of TikTok not working properly.

The main reason could be global downtime. Downtime is a common problem across all major social networking platforms.

A few months ago, Meta’s Facebook and Instagram experienced a few hours of downtime. Such downtime is usually caused when there is a problem with the servers.

So this could be a similar case to the TikTok app.

How to check if TikTok is not available?

There is a way to find out if TikTok or any other app you use has downtime.

  1. Just go to
  2. Here you will find many popular social networking platforms.
  3. You can select the “TikTok” and find out how much time it has been.

Downdetector is a platform where users can report downtime of popular applications or websites. You can also report any app or site here.

In the past few minutes, more than 26,000 users have reported having issues with TikTok crashing.

How to fix TikTok not working?

As mentioned before, if the reason behind the crashing of TikTok is global downtime, then we just have to wait for the developers to fix the problem.

Since such issues with servers don’t take much time to fix, I think you can use your favorite app in a few hours.

So don’t panic and check out some iOS 16 tips and tricks on our website.

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