Combined Topic: iOS crashing after 1.50

Man it’s weird!! I checked all the logs from that date. None of them show 1.51. But I did update to the latest version on that date. And as for the version number, I got it from the app details on the App Store, after I did the update. Still kept crashing.

Today I updated my iOS to the latest “security update”, and now suddenly it no longer crashes!!! Either the security update or the phone restart seems to have done something. Not really sure what happened there, but I’m glad its ok now :sweat_smile: . I immediately created a Sync and bookmarked all my tabs :sweat_smile: . Then I tried restarting the app multiple times. No crashes! :grin:

Anyway, seems like it was some weird glitch on my side. Sorry to bother and thanks for your time!!

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@R56 can you advise if you’re still having issue after updates?

Brave 1.51, iOS 16.5, iPhone 12 mini

Hi, have now had a chance to test thoroughly and no more crashes for me at least! iOS 16.5, brave 1.51.

Thank you to all concerned for your help and efforts - still a great browser :slight_smile:

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@michal are you able to assist with djh? I see they shared .ips from Dropbox a couple days ago. Guess still having issues with crashing. At least some feedback on what the crash reports show, when you have an opportunity. Thanks.,

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1.51.1 coming this week which fixes this particular crash

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Mine is still not opening. Crashes ever time I try to open it :weary:

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@Lana25 looks like this is the first time you’re posting here. Can you advise of the following:

  • Which version of iOS are you using?

  • Which version of Brave?

  • Can you try to share crash reports you’re getting? Instructions are at iOS crashes: How to share logs


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OS: iOS 16.4.1 (20E252)
Brave: just updated to latest version, but it’s opening with blank window

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Starting yesterday (Saturday 5/27/23), every time that I opened the app it would act like it was opening, stay on a white screen for like 20 seconds and then close. I updated the Brave app after this, to see if it would fix it and it didn’t. I then updated my IPad iOS to the newest version and this also did not solve the problem. I have so many tabs open on there, that I don’t want to lose. Please help! I cannot loose my open tabs! Please! It seems like a lot of people are having this problem and it’s not being fixed. It’s just getting worse. Please fix it!

I updated my iPad to iOS 16.5 and the Brave app to 1.51.1 and it did not fix the problem.

I also have the .txt File, if that would help.

I wrote a review on iTunes for the Brave app, basically stating what I did here. I got a response from the developer that told me to please update to the newest version, which I already did, and and it did not work (Which I already stated in that review). The newest version of the app did not help fix this problem for me at all. And this problem only started the day that the newest version came out. And that same day is when I updated to the newest version. Please help me!

@michal Should I move all people still experiencing this issue over to a new topic or how would you, @Mattches and @steeven like to proceed? I’m seeing some of the posts here but then also at iOS 16.5 and Brave 1.51 - instant crash on Brave open - #17 by fljlee where it seems like issue is still ongoing for some with iOS 16.5

Hi @Saoiray, thanks for checking in. For the time being, I think leaving here is fine, I know that @michal and the team are actively tracking the remaining crash issue.

Just closing the gap here, 1.51.1 dropped in the App Store for me last week and upgrading to it restored operation (saving an infinite number of open tabs I was afraid would be lost but thankfully weren’t). Thank you @Saoiray and @michal :+1:

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ya do it bro no problem

@Mattches i have a crash log for ios16.5 and brave 1.51.1
still crashing/unusable since november
Client-2023-06-07-051113.txt (37.3 KB)

@alyssasch @Sammyleann @fljlee @Lana25 and whoever else…sorry I let this kind of die for the past month. I just want to ask, are all of you still having issues?

Also want to tag @steeven @Mattches and @michal to see if we have any further ideas? I know haven’t been seeing crash reports as often as we did in the past, but I am still occasionally seeing people complain on different formats, such as

Also not sure if you guys were ever able to go through crash report that was submitted 28 days ago by alyssasch here on this topic.


Hello! Yes, I’m still experiencing the issue. Thank you for checking up.

Thanks @Sammyleann, reaching out to the appropriate team members.

also still having this problem