Snapchat users have reported that the iPhone app for the hugely popular social network keeps closing and is not working properly today. Independent outage monitor Down Detector UK and downdetector.com has recorded hundreds of reports of Snapchat outages. Of those affected, most of the reported problems with Snapchat have to do with problems sending Snaps.
While on Twitter, Snapchat users have also tweeted about issues opening the app, with the iPhone app reportedly having teething troubles today.
The Snapchat issues reportedly emerged after a recent iOS update was released.
An affected Snapchat user wrote: “My Snapchat crashes every time I open it”.
While another posted: “@Snapchat, my Snapchat keeps causing glitches on everyone I try to go into the app ?!
One added: “@ snapchatsupport update broke Snapchat”.
And another wrote: “Sooooooo my @Snapchat crashes as soon as I open it. Is it only for iPhone users? This update has to keep this L.”
The official Snapchat support Twitter account has confirmed that they are aware of issues with the iOS version of Snapchat.
The account added that engineers are currently working on a solution to the problem.
@Snapchatsupport Twitter posted: “We have a problem with the latest version of Snapchat on the App Store. Wait a minute, we’re checking it out and working on a solution!”