How to Turn Off Haptic Feedback on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus
iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus are packed with awesome features and even more responsive Apple devices. These latest smartphones have more haptic feedback than its predecessors. It has 3D touch and new Home button which can provide vibrations when you press the button. There are vibrations as well when you spin the timer in Clock app and more. It is actually great that there are vibration feedbacks to have a click-like sensation.
Some users however do not like this feature for some reasons. If you are one of them, you can easily turn of haptic feedback on your iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 plus. However, you can only disable the vibrations for interactions with system toggles such as date timer in Calendar and spinning a wheel-based timer in Clock and others. Even if you turn off haptic feedback, you can still get vibrations from using 3D Touch. There is no way to disable the vibration effect from that.
If you want to manage haptic feedback on your iPhone 7 for phone calls, simply go to Settings and tap Sound & Haptics.
Turn Off Haptic Feedback on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus
If you are not a fan of too much vibrations on your device, it is easy to disable the new feature. To turn off Haptic Feedback, follow these steps:
- Open Settings app on your device.
- Scroll down and tap Sounds & Haptics.
- Scroll down to the bottom and toggle off System Haptics.
You are done! But remember that it leaves haptic feedback for Home button and 3D touch. If you happen to miss the vibration feedback, you can easily turn it back on by following the steps above and simply toggle on System Haptics.
Change Haptic Feedback Home Button on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus
There are 3 levels of haptic feedback available that you can choose from, 1, 2, and 3. Level 1 is just a light feedback while level 3 is the maximum. If you wish to modify the level of haptic feedback, follow these steps:
- Open Settings
- From Settings, tap General
- Tap Home Button.
It will show you the interface that you see during setup process. From there you can try to select the level of haptic feedback that you want. Once you are already satisfied with the vibration, simply tap Done.
Hard Reset on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus
iPhone 7 comes with a new solid-state Home button which leads to a new way of performing hard reset on your device. Before the new way of performing hard reset, it was previously done by simply holding down Sleep/Wake button and Home button at the same time until the Apple logo appears. However, this technique would no longer work on iPhone 7 and on iPhone 7 Plus. According to Apple, force restart should only be done if the handset is not responding or as a last resort.
To perform hard reset, simply hold down Sleep/Wake button together with the Volume down button until the Apple logo appears.
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