iOS 7 Survey: Majority Have Experienced Issues With New OS

iOS 7 was released for Apple mobile devices recently, and has received some mixed reviews. Some love the new interface and look, but others have experienced some issues with the operating system and a few of its features. How many users have already switched over to iOS 7 and how many are satisfied with how it works?

ios 7

iOS 7 Users

In Ask Your Target Market’s latest survey, 54% of iPhone and iPad owners said they have already upgraded to iOS 7. Overall, 29% of those who have switched said they are very satisfied with the operating system. 52% said they are somewhat satisfied with iOS 7. 13% said they are somewhat unsatisfied. And 6% said they are very unsatisfied with it.

iOS 7 Issues

There have been a few pretty common issues that people have experienced with iOS 7 so far. 39% of those who have switched said they’ve experienced issues with low battery life. 21% have experienced some iMessage failures. 21% have been kicked out of certain apps. 12% have experienced some other issues, including frozen screens and slow loading times. And 33% have not experienced any issues with iOS 7.

New Upgrades

Just 9% of those who haven’t yet updated to iOS 7 said they definitely plan to do so within the next few weeks. 30% said they will probably update soon. 43% said they probably won’t update to iOS 7 within the next few weeks. And 18% said they definitely don’t plan to update in that time period.

You can view the complete survey results in the widget below and be sure to click “Open Full Report” to take advantage of all the chart and filter options.

Photo Credit: iOS 7 downloading from Flickr

What do you want to know? If you need some consumer insights on a particular topic, let us know in the comments below and we’ll consider it for an upcoming survey post.

Results were collected on October 6 via AYTM’s online survey panel.

Anne Pilon brings 3 years experience to AYTM as a blogger and journalist. She has a degree in journalism and marketing communications from Columbia College in Chicago and enjoys writing about business, marketing, social media, and art.