iPhones are cool – there’s no contesting that. From high end specs to its interesting features and an even cooler accessory line; anyone who has had a taste of the iPhone doesn’t think about switching to another!
We have compiled a list of iPhone features for all the iPhone fanatics out there; you may know about these, or you may not, but these are what make iPhones the cool gadgets they are!
15. Find out what Flights are above you!
Say “What Wolfram what flights are overhead.” Tricky. But that’s how iPhone tells you which flights are in the air overhead. Just how CNET writer Jason Cipriani came up with this brilliant incantation to make an iPhone divulge this information is beyond us..
Undo and Redo made easy with just a shake! Shake and a menu asking Undo or Redo Typing will pop up.
13. No to in-app Purchases
Go to Settings > General > Restrictions -> Enable Restrictions – scroll to In-App Purchases. Disable it.
No more in-app purchases in your weak moments.
12. Text’s Timestamps
Hold your text messages and drag left. They were right there all along!
11. Charge faster
When you plug in the charger, activate airplane mode. This will let your phone charge faster.
10. Huge Calendar
Just turn your iPhone landscape and you get a more detailed view of your days.
9. Level em’ Up
Swipe left on your compass app. Be amazed!
8. Your Morning Cappa
Love Capslock? (We don’t recommend that, btw). Hit the Shift key twice and you have yourself your morning cappa!
Hold down the Dash key and a dash menu will pop up. Pick your dash!
6. Shooting in Burst Mode.. We Mean Pictures
Hold down the capture button a while and iPhone will automatically shoot in burst mode. Select the best and lose the rest!
5. Capture with the Volume Button
4. Capture with the Ear Phones!
That little key on your earphones captures too. Turn the camera on and click!
3. Choose your Vibe
Go to Settings > Sounds > Ringtone > Vibration > Create New Vibration
Assign specific vibration patterns to different contacts, or use a non-standard one for all. Just tap-tap-tap; let your thumb tap-dance for your perfect rhythm.
2. Letter Passcode
But doesn’t a numeric keypad pop up? Yes, it does! But there’s a way to change that!
Go to Settings > General > Passcode Lock > Turn off Simple Passcode
Once you’ve done that, you’d be able to see a QWERTY pad and secure your phone with a letter passcode!
1. Tell Siri to READ your E-mails
All you have to do is say “read my e-mails” and let Siri take over. She’ll tell you who it’s from, when it came and what it says. You can even select individuals whose e-mails you want read.
If you haven’t tried your hand at some of these, we recommend!