Crash mid flight

My IF app crashed halfway on final after a 7 hours of flying . The app froze and caused my phone to restart this has happened more than 5 times. Before this 7 hour flight IFapp crashed while taking off
Using a smasung galaxy s10+ 6gb of space left

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Hi! This happens a lot for a multitude of reasons. Were you perhaps on a different app for an extended period of time or perhaps on a phone call? Below are some tips I have for you for Andriod devices with lag or crashing:

General Android Tips
  • Make sure you have Android Battery Saver disabled. Having this enabled can cause a lot of degradation in terms of both storage, performance and network.
  • Newer Android devices may work fine with Anti-Aliasing on. Turning this off can help performance for older/less powerful Android models.
  • Some devices (ie Samsung) may have a Game Tuner app to enhance the performance of games. While some users have not seen an issue there is a number who have. It is best to run IF by itself instead of through a game tuner.

If none of the suggestions above helps:

As a final resort, reset the device to factory settings. Be sure to back up all important data on your device first.

General Tips Regardless of Device
  • Turn Limit Frame Rate ON (box should be ticked) if you notice that your device tends to heat up or if you are experiencing lag. A device that heats up too much is more likely to suffer performance degradation which could lead to lag and app crashes.
  • Infinite Flight doesn’t take up a specific amount of storage, it can change depending on the area you’re flying in etc. We therefore recommend that you always have at least 1GB of storage available on your device.
  • Before longer flights, it is advised to reboot your device and close any apps running in the background to enhance your experience.
  • It is possible to fly and charge the device at the same time. The key to this is to use less power than being charged. One way to accomplish this is lower your screen brightness and ensure Infinite Flight’s low power mode is enabled.
  • Disable active ad or message blocking apps
  • Don’t modify, “Root”, or “Jailbreak” your device
  • Use a strong WiFi network within a relatively close proximity to your device
  • Lower Infinite Flight graphics and performance settings
    1. Lower the Rendering Resolution setting.
    2. Disable Anti-Aliasing.
    3. Lower the Rendering Quality setting.
    4. Lower the Texture Quality setting.
    5. Lower Airplane count.

At any point if you’re experiencing decreased performance, “Limit frame rate” should always be ticked. This setting can have a great negative impact on performance unless your device is considered high performance.

Where I got this advice from:


That’s helpful advice

Thank you but no need for further discussion :)

If you want more helpful advice, check this out.

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Ok, I will check it out!

Infinite Flight also takes a toll on your device. I (and probably others) recommend you soft restart your device after every flight to ensure your device is running at peak performance.

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