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How To Reboot iPhone 8, 8 Plus and iPhone X Without Home Button

Since the disappearance of the Home button on iPhone X,  there is a whole bunch of question sprout that how users can perform particularly various tasks in the absence of the significant home button. It seems that the primary question among people that how they will be able to reboot iPhone X, 8 and 8 Pus. The answer is now here.

Alternative Ways to Reboot iPhone X, 8 and 8 Plus

Apple introduced a swiping navigating system that allows making user’s own way across the iPhone X without any reminiscing of the Home Button. Here, we will show you the steps to reboot iPhone X with the maximum ease, as it is possible.

How to Force Reboot iPhone X, 8 Plus and iPhone 8

You will need to do this method in case your iPhone X, 8 or 8 Plus is frozen up, becomes completely unresponsive or simply does not run smoothly. Now, in such a situation, you have no choice except for forcefully hard rebooting it.

So, to hard reboot your iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus, or 8 you simply press and hold both the Power button and Volume Down button at once ( as if you take a screenshot) for about ten seconds until you see the Apple logo.

How to Reboot iPhone X Without Hard Buttons

If you don’t want to strain your fingers, you can use Assistive Touch instead to reboot your iPhone. Here are the steps:

  • Launch Settings app on your iPhone and tap on
  • Tap on
  • Select Assistive Touch under Interaction.
  • Toggle on the switch next to Assistive Touch.
  • Tap on the Assistive Touch
  • Select Device and then tap on More
  • Finally, tap Restart to reboot your device.

Also read: How to Turn Off 5 Most Annoying Features in iOS 11

How to Shut Down iPhone X Without Using Power Button

Now if you don’t like the Assistive Touch button icon on your screen, there is another way to shut down your iPhone X, 8 and 8 Plus in Settings app.

  • Go to the Settingsapp and tap on
  • Scroll down and choose Shut Downand swipe the slider to the right.

If you pay attention, the process of hard rebooting of iPhone 8 Plus, and 8 is similar to the process on iPhone 7/7 Plus. The Home button will definitely be missed but when the emotions are attached to it as well as the sleek shine it had; not in terms of functionality.

What do you think about the removal of Home button from iPhone X? Are you planning to buy the iPhone X (regardless of the price tag)? Let’s know in the comment below.