In this simple tutorial, we will tell you that “How to Enable/Disable True Tone Display on iPhone 8, iPhone X or iPad Pro“.
True Tone is one of those features that Apple integrates into your devices and apparently “does nothing,” but when you have tried them and you return to a device that does not have it you do not stop missing it.
This function is responsible for automatically adjusting the white balance according to the ambient illumination for a more color reproduction in any situation.
The first device to integrate True Tone was the iPad Pro, is now also present in the iPhone 8 and also in the iPhone X. It is a technology that works automatically and transparently, improving the user experience, but if for any reason not we just convinced we should know that it is possible to disable it and in the following lines we explain how to do it.
Steps to disable or enable True Tone on iPhone 8 or iPhone X
All devices with True Tone come with the active function by default, but if for any reason we want to deactivate it the following steps are:
Go to the Settings app on your device.
Enter the Display and brightness option.
Turn off the True Tone switch or turn it on if you want to re-enable the function.
Disable or enable True Tone from the Control Center on iPhone
The iOS 11 Control Center also allows us to enable or disable True Tone in a faster way, so the steps to follow are:
Open the Control Center by sliding a finger from the bottom of the screen up.
Long press the brightness button.
Touch the bulb icon on the bottom right to turn it off or on.
And that’s it, with either of these two options you can disable or enable True Tone on iPhone 8, iPhone X or iPad Pro.
One of the main updates of iOS 11 is a complete renovation of the Control Center. The design change is the most visible, but it is not the only one. Now it allows you to customize some of the buttons it displays, including new features such as the ability to record video on your device screen or control an Apple TV remotely. In addition to all this has brought a change that for many have gone unnoticed, but that completely changes the way we activate and deactivate WiFi and Bluetooth on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Relating to that in this tutorial we will explain that “How to turn off WiFi or Bluetooth on iPhone and iPad in iOS 11“.
In the iOS Control Center 11 a touch on the WiFi or Bluetooth icons do not completely disable the connectivity, but simply disconnects all active connections. When you press the WiFi button the iDevice will disconnect from the network to which it was connected, but it will still be active.
So, is it possible to completely turn off Bluetooth and WiFi on iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch with iOS 11? Of course yes and in the following lines, we explain how to do it.
How to turn off WiFi completely on iPhone and iPad with iOS 11
To turn off the WiFi service completely on an iPhone or iPad with iOS 11 the steps to follow are:
Open the Settings app and go to Wi-Fi.
Turn off the main switch.
Turning off Bluetooth completely on iOS 11
In the case of Bluetooth the steps are very similar to those described in the previous section to turn off wifi:
Open Settings and go to Bluetooth.
Turn off the main switch.
With these steps, we can deactivate Bluetooth and WiFi services whenever we want. Something especially useful if we know that we will not use them for many hours and that can help us to save battery in any compatible iPhone or iPad.
Why have the Wifi & Bluetooth controls changed?
Apple has explained that they have done this so that the connectivity is always on and does not affect features that need them like Handoff, Continuity, AirDrop or the Universal Clipboard.
This change of operation of the Bluetooth and WiFi buttons of the Control Center has caused some confusion among users since we had been using them differently for years and surely it will take some getting used to.
Are you able to turn off wifi or Bluetooth on iPhone or iPad on iOS 11? And what do you think about this behavior change? Do you think Apple was successful or just created confusion?
With the launch of the new operating system by Apple last September, we have seen how some things have changed in the way we perform everyday gestures with our iPhone in iOS 11. Today we bring you a new feature that includes iOS 11, which will allow us to turn off iPhone without the power button.
This option, you probably do not have to use it often, but in case you have an iPhone malfunction or a problem with the power button or if the lock button is broken, it may get you out of a hurry. It will also be useful for those people who have difficulty in tightening the buttons. Let’s see how to turn off iPhone without using the power button.
How to turn off iPhone without the power button on iOS 11
First, we must go to the application Settings of our device.
Once inside Settings, go to the General section.
In General, sliding down completely, we see in the last position the option to Shut down. If we click on it, we will have the option of “Sliding to turn off”.
It’s that simple. At the moment the iPhone cannot be turned off by an order given to Siri.
How to Enable Assistive Touch on iPhone, iPad, iOs 11
The functionality that replaces the power/standby button and the home button is called AssitiveTouch.
To enable assistive touch on iPhone in iOS 11 to restart the iPhone without the power button, follow these steps:
First, you must go to Settings on your device.
Once in Settings, click on General and you will access the submenu.
In General, we will find a section with the name Accessibility, press and enter the next menu.
In Accessibility, in the Interaction category, we find the AssitiveTouch option, if activated we will be shown a floating home button on the device screen.
The “home button” floating, appears blurred, to annoy the least essential on the screen of our iPhone.
Once you click it, it becomes completely clear, and a floating window is opened, with six options available, among them:
Customize, one of the most interesting options, that once you press it, offers the options of Pinch, 3D Touch and Press twice.
If you are facing any problem with iPhone or your iPhone is broken then I hope this tutorial will help you to turn off iPhone without the power button
WhatsApp’s stared message feature can be very useful if we get used to marking important messages for later reference. But what if a message we did not consider important at the time and we want to return to it later? The usual thing is to return to the conversation and look for it by moving back in the conversation, although there is a much simpler and faster way: use the message search in WhatsApp chats. A function not very well-known, but that can be tremendously useful.
We assume that the search function in WhatsApp iPhone chats is not well known for being somewhat hidden, although the truth that once discovered is very simple to use and above all very useful.
How to Search Message in WhatsApp on iPhone?
The search function within WhatsApp conversations for iPhone has been available for a long time, but still is a feature that has un-noticed.
In the following lines, we will explain how to use this function to find any messages in WhatsApp on iPhone that we have received through the messaging app. Of course, it is important to clarify that the search is only able to locate messages in the chats that we keep on the iPhone but if we have deleted them we can not retrieve them this way.
Find a message between all WhatsApp Conversations on iPhone
The steps to find a message among all WhatsApp chats on iPhone are as follows:
Open WhatsApp and go to the Chats tab.
Slide the list of chats down and we will see that the search engine is displayed at the top.
Type the words we want to search and see how the application shows the results as we write.
We touch on a result that we need and WhatsApp will take us to the conversation where the specific message is and will highlight them for us to locate it even more easily (in case it is not the correct message, we just have to touch Chats up to the left to return to the last search).
Find a message in a given WhatsApp conversation on iPhone
In a recent update, WhatsApp has incorporated the ability to search within a certain conversation. This way the search becomes easier, since we will not have to review in all the conversations, but only in which we know that the message that we are looking for is the one.
To find a message on WhatsApp in a specific conversation on iPhone we must do the following:
Open WhatsApp and access the conversation in which we want to search.
Touch on the name of the conversation to access the information.
Finally, touch on the option Search chat to deploy the search engine and enter the words by which we want to make the search.
Did you know the search within WhatsApp conservations on iPhone? We hope you find it useful and that now you never have more problems to locate a certain message within a chat in the popular instant messaging app.
Apple seems to be following a good pace of updates after the big bugs they had with the final version of iOS 11. Today we will take a look at all the news of the iOS 11.1 beta 2 with all the new emojis.
We have already seen that the upgrade to the final version of iOS 11 has not been so enjoyable for all users, seeing that most people with an iPhone or iPad and this version complained about performance bugs, bugs and so on. The biggest problem was the battery, with a worse performance compared to the previous version, something illogical as we do not update our phones to go to worse.
Also, another reason more complaints is the fact that performance, supposedly worse, as usual after an update of iPhone, which makes users to be reluctant, often to update your mobile, especially if it is not latest generation, as it may have the latest functions but your device would be affected in terms of speed.
Apple keeps its betas, and for the moment, is getting one weekly, apart from a weekly update for the official version of iOS with iOS 11.0.1 and iOS 11.0.2. Today we are going to see beta 2 of a version that is supposed to fix all the bugs discussed above, although everything is an assumption.
All changes to iOS 11.1 Beta 2
Well, let’s brief the iOS 11.1 beta 2, this update brings few, but important, changes. The first thing to note is that as always, this update of iOS 11.1 Beta 2 contains solutions and performance improvements, something that with so little test time we can not notice, but surely the battery has been affected for the better.
The most important novelty in iOS 11.1 beta 2 for iPhone and iPad is the issue of emoji. We already told how they were to be the new emojis of Apple and is that already have been included in the beta version, with up to more than 100 new emojis, that we will be able to see in the final version when it leaves of beta, being near to a month, which may coincide with the output of the new iPhone X.
The other great novelty in iOS 11.1 beta 2 for iPhone and iPad is the subject of multitasking. Apple removed a function quite used and was the fact of being able to access the multitasking. A function that was claimed and that has finally been reinserted, so that Apple users may be happy to see such a used feature back.
There are only 3 weeks left in the launch of the iPhone X, but even less so that Apple allows to reserve the device that is giving so much to talk about. There are numerous news reports that Apple is very fair in the stock of its future flagship and this added to it has an amazing demand, they will have to spend a few months for those interested to get their unit. If on October 27, you manage to reserve a unit for the first day of sale, you will be one of the lucky few.
The iPhone X will be tricky to acquire in the early days
2017 has been the year for manufacturers to make the leap to borderless displays. The iPhone X was the iPhone’s tenth anniversary, so it had to stand out above the other smartphones. This made the designers and engineers have to work tirelessly to get it and to make a device without frames on the screen.
Apple has been able to solve the problems of this device with absolute brilliance, an example of this was how they managed to eliminate the lower bezel in the iPhone X, since having a lower bezel was absolutely imperative due to the requirements of its internal components. Look at this image:
As you can see Apple used flexible panels for this iPhone X as well, it has managed to place the display driver component below it and be able to remove the lower bezel. In the image below you can see “although the smartphones have a screen from edge to edge”, the iPhone continues to stand out as it has done all these years.
If you have been amazed by this great solution to remove the bezel of the iPhone X, wait to see this new feature that has been discovered by the blog PhoneArena.
Apple has used the biometric Face ID as a new security system, leaving aside the Touch ID. This recognition has been revolutionary since no smartphone incorporates it. For this reason, I could not waste its capacity on a simple (but safe) security system for our iPhone, so it has gone a step further. In the new iPhone X, if you lift the phone to see the notifications will appear as usual, but if any other user does not appear on the screen, this is logically possible.
Here we leave you an image of how they see the notifications of the owner vs unregistered user:
This new way of viewing the notifications with the blocked screen lets you see that Apple not only wants the facial recognition to be a function for the iPhone’s security, but it will incorporate new features that with the Touch ID would not be so useful.
On September 12 Apple introduced a new generation of its smartwatch, the Apple Watch Series 3. The main novelty of the new device is that it includes LTE connectivity, which makes its dependence on the iPhone much smaller and can be used to make calls or streaming music if you need to have an iPhone close.
Despite this important news, the Cupertino company has not stayed there and the device has other improvements compared to past generations that makes it a much more interesting and complete device.
Undoubtedly it is the most representative novelty of the Apple Watch Series 3 and the one that marks the biggest difference compared to previous generations.
Thanks to the incorporation of LTE technology, the device is much less dependent on an iPhone than in generations past with all that this supposes: to be able to go out to practice sport only with the clock, to make calls directly from the wrist or simply to play music in streaming and listen to it on wireless headphones like AirPods.
The device has integrated an Apple SIM, a kind of virtual SIM card that is dynamically associated with the operator’s network for connectivity.
Thanks to the use of this technology they have been able to save a lot of space inside the equipment by not having to allow the installation of a standard SIM, although the downside is that most telephone companies are not ready, so the arrival of the LTE model will be delayed in many countries.
In general, the design of the Series 3 is identical to the one of the previous generations, except a difference: in the version with LTE, the Digital Crown is of red color.
There were rumors of a possible design change before the release, but Apple has finally decided to keep the same as previous generations.
As for colors, the Apple Watch Series 3 is available in silver, space gray and gold, the same colors present in the new iPhone 8. And still available in two sizes of the dial: 38 and 42 mm.
As for more technical features, the smartwatch includes the S3 and W2 chips, both developed by Apple and totally exclusive.
The S3 is the “brain” of the device. It includes a much more powerful dual-core CPU than used in previous generations. Thanks to this chip Siri now has the ability to respond with voice, apps open much faster and overall the device works more agile.
Performance testing in real-world situations demonstrates that performance has improved a lot as you can see in the previous video.
The other chip, the W2, is responsible for the entire connectivity section of the watch. Thanks to it the WiFi works up to 85% faster and both WiFi and Bluetooth are 50% more energy efficient. This latest feature has allowed Apple to integrate LTE connectivity without a negative impact on the team’s autonomy.
Barometric altimeter and GPS in Apple Watch 3
The Apple Watch is a device designed to promote a more active life, so this new feature has all the sense of the world.
The new model can record all our movements thanks to the integrated GPS and the barometric altimeter also knows the unevenness of the routes we make. This data can generate statistics of all our physical activity that we can consult on the iPhone through the Health app.
Many people like to see statistical data of their exercise sessions and be able to count all their movements to the maximum, so this feature is being very well received by lots of people.
Apple Watch 3 Availability and price
The Apple Watch Series 3 price ranges from US$329.00 to US$1,399.00.
Apple has never allowed any app in the App Store to allow to record iPad or iPhone’s screen, but with the arrival of iOS 11 have decided to incorporate this feature into the operating system itself. I am talking about the possibility of a video recording of the screen of iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch from the device itself, without having to connect it to a computer or similar.
This new option comes in the form of a new icon inside the Control Center, a place that may have made many people not aware of their arrival to the devices, but very comfortable when starting new screen recordings on iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.
So if there is happening any interesting thing on the screen of your iPhone or iPad etc and you want to record it then this tutorial on how to record the iPhone or iPad video display.
Record Button in Control Center to Capture iPhone, iPad Screen
The first thing we need to do to be able to use this new feature of iOS is to make the record button display in the Control Center. To do this, the steps to follow are:
Go to Settings – Control Center – Customize controls. If Screen Recording appears in the Include area you should not do anything, otherwise, do as indicated in point 2.
Activate the Screen Recording option by touching the green icon with the + symbol.
Start to Record Your iPad or iPhone’s Screen on iOS 11
Once the device is configured to display the screen recording button in the Control Center,
we can make use of the feature.
To start a recording you must:
Swipe your finger up and down the screen to deploy the Control Center.
Tap on the screen recording icon (it is an icon with a circle surrounded by another).
A countdown will begin, once it reaches 0 the recording will start automatically.
From now on, and until you pause the recording, everything you do with your iDevice will be recorded and saved a video that you can see inside the Photos app.
Stop video recording of the screen
When the recording is in progress you will see that the status bar (where the clock, cover indicator, etc.) of the device appears in red. To stop recording there are three different options:
Touch the red status bar and confirm the completion of the recording in the window that is displayed.
Show the Control Center again and touch the screen recording button.
Lock the device.
After the recording, the iPhone or iPad will tell you that you can already see the video of the recording within the Photos app of the device itself.
Is this tutorial to record or capture the screen of iPhone or iPad without the computer is easy? Share your thoughts and experience with us below in comments section.
With the arrival of iOS 11 and improvements in the processors of the iPhone and iPad, Apple decided to give the jump to the container HEIF in the photos taken from the devices themselves. This change from JPEG to HEIC is a significant saving of storage capacity, in addition to other improvements that we discussed in this article. Today we will tell you about free HEIC to JPEG converter by iMazing free HEIC converter.
The problem is that the HEIF container is not yet compatible with many non-Apple devices, so sharing a photo or similar could be a real problem. Apple took this into account and when it comes to sending an image by WhatsApp, uploading it to a social network, attaching it in a mail or similar and iOS automatically handles converting the file to JPEG and you need to know that how to convert HEIF image to JPEG.
Transfer HEIC files to JPG or PNG on Mac
It also does this automatically when transferring the images through the “official” way to a Mac or PC with Windows, but it does not happen if we use other alternatives such as software to manage iOS devices alternative to iTunes such as iMazing. With this type of software we can get the original HEIF files and they would not be compatible with almost any device (yes with Mac in case of having high Sierra macOS and an Intel processor of sixth generation or higher).
It is at this point that iMazing free HEIC to JPEG Converter comes in, a software that has just seen the light and that allows to convert HEIC files to JPEG or PNG, that is, compatible with virtually any device.
The mode of operation of the software is very simple. Simply open it, drag the file or HEIF files to the window, choose the output format (JPG or PNG) and click on the convert button to start the task immediately. After a few seconds, the software will have done its job and we will get the photos in the chosen format.
iMazing free HEIC Converter is available completely free of charge on the web of its developers and is compatible with both macOS and Windows. Behind its development is the same company that created applications like iMazing Mini or iMazing itself, a company with a great experience and that creates a really powerful, solvent and complete software to manage iOS devices.
Of course, it is important to mention that to convert HEIC image to JPG or PNG means losing all the advantages of the new container. For example, the possibility of:
making edits without losing the original shot
saving sequences of images in a single file
Although at the moment there is no better alternative to convert HEIC image to JPEG if we want to share a photograph with people who are not within the “Apple ecosystem”.
The company EaseUS has launched its new free program, MobiMover, to be able to transfer everything from old iPhone to iPhone X / 8 (Plus). Now you can transfer everything from one iPhone to the iPhone X / 8 without iCloud.
The new application will allow you to synchronize all your data for free and without any inconvenience from iPhone 5/5s/6/6s/SE/7 to iPhone X / 8. You can also transfer information from your computer to your iOS device without iCloud. And for those who are more modernized, you can also sync with all mobile phones that have iOS 11.
To use MobiMover, there are three simple ways. Transfer data from the computer to your iPhone X or iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus. Then transfer information between two phones of the Cupertino brand. And finally, pass information from your phone to the personal computer.
How to transfer data from your old iPhone to your new iPhone with MobiMover
The application allows us to perform different functions about the information that is stored. We can create new content, both on the iPad and on the iPhone, from our computer. Another function that you can perform is the update from the application once we have changed files on the iPhone.
Even for those who are more orderly, you can also delete files from the MobiMover application itself for the computer. Or the most essential function, transfer everything from the computer to the iPhone and vice versa.
Advantages of MoviMover To Transfer Data From Old iPhone to iPhone X / 8 (Plus)
The advantage of MobiMover is that it is completely free tool to transfer everything from old iPhone to iPhone X / 8 (Plus) and can be downloaded from the EaseUS website. It is also a fast app since with a single click you can transfer all the data to your iPhone X / 8 (Plus) you want without iCloud. It does not matter if we are exporting or importing documentation towards the iPhone, with just one click already serves.
On the EaseUS website, there are also user guides so you can learn how to use the application. The guides show the four functions that you can perform with these free data transfer tool for iPhone:
Transfer data from computer to iPhone
Move data from iPhone to the computer
Sync data from iPhone to iPhone
Manage files on an iOS device.
It is a very simple application and totally free to transfer everything from old iPhone to iPhone X/8 (Plus) without iCloud. If you have a Windows 7 or higher and an iPhone 4S or higher, you can use MobiMover without any problem. It is also compatible with the iPad devices of the Cupertino company, from the second generation of the iPad Mini to the new iPad Pro.