Best iPhone X Tips & Tricks

iPhone X brings a completely different thing over the previous iPhone models. Apple has made it unique with the removal of the home button, the addition of the new Face ID and the impressive edge-to-edge display. Here are a few useful iPhone X tips & tricks so that you can get the best benefits of your device.

iPhone X Tips & Tricks

Enable Reachability

Reachability is a great feature that first appeared on the iPhone 6 and it is still available on the iPhone X. Although the Home button has already been removed, you can still turn it on with ease. Simply head to Settings > General > Accessibility > Reachability and turn it on.

Activate Siri

We all know a very simple trick to activate Siri by saying, Hey Siri. However, on iPhone, there is one much more simple way to activate Siri using the hard buttons. You just hold the Power button for few seconds to activate Siri. There might be also times you accidentally press the side button and Siri is activated. So, you can swipe the screen from bottom to the top to dismiss Siri immediately.

Take Screenshots

On the previous models, we have to use the home button for taking a screenshot but with removing that physical button, everything is now different. If you want to take a screenshot of your new iPhone X, simply press the Power + Volume up buttons at the same time.

Enable Magnifier

You can easily turn on the magnifier by going to Settings > General > Accessibility> Magnifier and the auto-brightness on your iPhone X can be adjusted in this way as well. However, quickly press the Power button three times to select the feature.

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Apple Pay

Apple Pay can be used anywhere for purchases because of its convenience. All you need to do on your iPhone is just double tapping the Power button and it will then invoke Apple Pay. The credit card information will then show up on your screen, so you should at the screen carefully to authenticate with your Face ID. After that, put your device near the card reader to complete the payment.

Force Close Running Apps

With the new iPhone X, some methods for performing tasks on the phone are also changed. It is now for closing all the running apps. To do it on iPhone X, you have to swipe the screen up from the bottom and then hold it for a few seconds. After that, it will show the app switcher, tap, and hold the screen. Now, swipe up on the apps you want to close.

Enable Dark Mode

You can easily turn on the dark mode on your iPhone X from the settings. iPhone í the first iPhone device equipped the OLED display from Apple and it performs more different than other displays. The dark mode will help you save the battery consumption for your daily use. It can easily be enabled from Settings > Display accommodation> Invert colors and choose the Smart Invert option.


These are the most useful tips & tricks you should know about your new iPhone X. This new phone still has many things to explore and if you find them, let’s know in the comment.