Brave Browser crashing while searching

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Description of the issue:
Brave browser crashing on iPad when searching with adress bar

How can this issue be reproduced?

  1. click on address bar
  2. search for something e.g. europython

Expected result:
Search results are displayed in search engine

Brave Version( check About Brave):
Version 1.28 (21.7.9.13)

Mobile Device details
iPad Air (4.th Gen) iPadOS 15 Beta 4

Additional Information:

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what search engine do you use?

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I am using DuckDuckGo

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Mine has been crashing like crazy on 2020 11” iPad Pro. Everything is up to date (OS + apps), which is frustrating. I cannot finish forms on sites, as the browser randomly crashes and starts from scratch when I open it again.

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Do you have Brave Rewards enabled on your iPad?
We have noticed a spike of webkit crashes, still unsure what is the root of the problem

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The brave rewards are disabled

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I have BAT enabled on both of my iPads (2020 11" Pro & Mini 5). The Pro has been problematic, but the 5 is perfect.

what iOS versions are your devices?
I checked some crash reports and we have a lot of webkit crashes exactly on iOS 14.6,
then in later versions it’s much smaller rate

I had problems with iPad OS Beta 3 and iPad OS Beta 4

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