Apple’s rumored iPhone 15 Pro overheating fix could come with a catch

Apple’s recently released iPhone 15 Pro devices have been widely praised for their speed, new features and industry-leading camera performance, but several users have also taken to the internet to report worrying overheating issues.

“Jeeez, my iPhone 15 Pro Max is almost too hot to touch while fast charging right now,” Ian Zelbo of 9to5Mac recently wrote in an X after. “I thought people were exaggerating, but no, this isn’t great.” Likewise, serial Apple leaker Revenge wrote: “This is insane. The iPhone 15 Pro can reach temperatures of up to 48 degrees. Applefire Dragon.”