iPhone’s Home Screen has been the center of attention for everyone. We have been operating the smartphone via this button. The new iPhone X comes with an edge to edge screen and therefore, no Home Button. I am sure most of you who accessed their phone using the button is going to be a bit disappointed due to lack of it.
If you are going to opt for iPhone X and you are wondering how to access the multitasking app switcher, Home Screen, Control Center and other few things. Then you have come to the right place, in this article we are going tell you all you want to know about iPhone X.
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How to access the Home Screen in iPhone X
To access the Home Screen simply swipe from the bottom edge of the display. There will be an indicator at the bottom of the screen over the app’s interface. This is a hint for users for this interaction.
How to access the App Switcher in iPhone X
For App Switcher, you would have to use the same gesture as the Home Screen one. But there is a slight difference, to access the app switcher you would have to pause in the Home Screen gesture.
How to switch between apps on your iPhone X
To switch between the apps, you simply have to swipe at the bottom of the screen. This is quite interesting as Apple no longer has the 3D touch gesture to swipe between the apps in iOS 11.
How to Access the Control Center
With the swipe from the bottom, you either access the Home Screen or the App Switcher. You must be wondering how to access the Control Center. In iPhone X Apple has introduced a new way of accessing the control center, it is going to take some time for you to get used to it. To access the Control Center, swipe from the top. However, the question under consideration is how convenient is accessing the control from by swiping from the top going to be.
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How to access Notification Center
To access the notification center, you will have to swipe down at the top center of the display in iPhone X.
How to access Siri on iPhone X
To ask Siri a question on your iPhone X, you would have to press and hold the Side button. Yes, the Side button is the power button. In iPhone X, Apple calls the Power button the Side button like the Apple Watch.
How to Access Apple Pay
To invoke Siri on iPhone X, double press the Side button.
What about Reachability?
Apple no longer supports the reachability feature in iPhone X.
We understand that in iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, accessing the Control Center isn’t going to be that easy. All and All, iPhone X gestures are quite intuitive and it will not take you much time to get used to these gestures. However, since everything is new some of the users will have some trouble getting the hang of it.
So, what do you think? Is Home Button is a deal breaker? Are people going to oppose the idea or are they going to support it? For us, we believe it is going to be a cool thing to have around. After all, things are changing and the idea of infinity screen is very appealing. It might take some time for you to adjust to the change, but the change is inevitable. So, the sooner you get the hang of it, the better it will be for you. Let us know what do you think in the comment section below. We are really looking forward to your comments.
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