Since quite some time the method to turn off an iPhone has been the same. But all that changed after the launch of iPhone X, XS, XS Max and iPhone XR. These latest flag-ship devices from Apple do turn off, but the method to turn them off is a little different.
In this article we shall take a complete look at the process to Turn Off iPhone X, XS, XS Max and iPhone XR. For your information, Turning Off an iPhone is different than Rebooting and Hard Reset. For those, you can refer to our different articles.
How to Turn Off iPhone X, Xs, Xs Max, and iPhone XR
There are two methods to Turn Off iPhone X, XS, XS Max and iPhone XR. One involves using the Hard Buttons of the device while the other uses the iOS Operating System to Shut Down.
As you know that the Side Button does a couple of jobs now, Apple Pay, Siri, Emergency SOS, etc. So, Apple was forced to change the way to Turn Off iPhone X, XS, XS Max and iPhone XR.
Step 1 : Press and Hold Side Button and any one of the Volume Button
Step 2 : Slide along Slide to Power Off
Now, you need to wait for a moment and your iPhone shall turn off.
If you wish to wake it up, just press and hold the side button until you see the Apple Logo. The process to turn on any iPhone remains the same.
How to Turn Off iPhone X, Xs, Xs Max, and iPhone XR without Side Buttons
As mentioned earlier there is a way to use the Operating System to Turn Off iPhone. This method doesn’t require you to press any buttons, just follow simple steps and you can turn off your iPhone.
Step 1 : Open Settings > General
Step 2 : Scroll down, tap on Shut Down
Now iPhone X, XS, XS Max or iPhone XR will shut down. In case you want to wake up the device, you can easily do so by holding the Side Button until you see the Apple Logo.
Turning Off iPhone X, XS, XS Max and iPhone XR is a pretty easy process. Though it may seem difficult sometimes, once you get the flow of it, it is very easy. I would like to know from you, which method do you prefer in the comments down below. Also, do not forget to follow us on FaceBook, Instagram and Twitter for quick updates on Apple.
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