For iOS users, many of them know about the OS and exploit or effectively use the certain features of it. So in this post, we will show some of the coolest iPhone hacks and tips that you apply to your iPhone.
The Shake to Undo Hack
If you accidentally delete some important text, all you need to do is shaking the phone to undo your action. It’s very easy, right.
Back up and install iPhone apps without iTunes
As Apple removed the App Store in iTunes 12.7, you cannot backup and install apps on iTunes if you don’t downgrade the version. But there are still some certain tools such as AnyTrans which will help you back up and install apps on your iOS device without needing iTunes. You can even back up and export iMessages, which isn’t possible when using iTunes.
Level Tool in Camera App
Navigate to Settings -> Camera and turn the Grid feature on. After that, whenever you launch the camera app, you will see a crosshair in the center when you pointing your camera downwards.
Now, match the crosshairs until they overlap; this will signify that your phone is level with a surface.
Reachability Hack for iPhone
The iPhone Plus models are difficult for someone with the smaller hands to use. So, if you are having trouble pulling the screen down, simply double tap on the Home button quickly and the screen will then slide down on.
Those who are using iPhone X, this feature can be enabled by going to Settings -> General -> Accessibility.
Remotely Track iPhone
Some typical tools like FlexiSpy can remotely track the activities on an iPhone. This is great if you have the little kids. The only thing that is inconvenient is the iCloud login. It won’t require any software to be installed on the iOS device beforehand.
Text to Speech Trick
iOS platform is capable of detecting any sort of text and then reading it out loud. To do so, simply head to Settings -> General -> Accessibility -> Speech and then enable the Speak Selection > Speak Screen.
The next time, when you are viewing a long article and want to read it aloud, simply swipe downwards with two fingers and your device will start reading everything appearing on the screen.
Night Shift Hack
This will create a yellow tint over the screen at night and you can access it by heading to Settings -> Display & Brightness and turn on Night Shift. This is great for people who like reading in bed.
Dark Mode Trick
The iOS 11 version comes with a Smart Invert feature that brings a new dark mode. All it does is turning the white background to black, or black to white.
To enable it, go to Settings -> General -> Accessibility -> Display Accommodations and tap on Invert Colors -> Smart Invert.
Control Center Customization Hack
The iOS 11 comes with a hidden feature that allows customizing the Control Center.
Simply navigate to Settings -> Control Center -> Customize Controls and you will see a list of features to add to the Control Center.
Back up Photos to an External Drive
If your device is running low on storage space, you can back up photos to an external drive!
Screen Recording Hack
Head to Settings -> Control Center -> Customize Controls. From there, just tap on Screen Recording to start recording the screen. Once done, tap on the status bar to stop it.
These are the most typical iPhone hacks and tips. If you know other tips, let’s know in the comment below.