How to Use Reachability on iPhone 8 (Plus)/ iPhone 7 (Plus)/ iPhone 6S (Plus)/ iPhone 6 (Plus)

There are many bigger screen Phone users are bothering by several problems like awkward to keep on hand and use it with two hands, a bit part stays out while putting into the pocket, and while they are working with bigger screen phone at the time feeling fear regarding phone dropping on the ground. Besides, we are using a phone with one hand at the time to reach on top side apps icon its really bit privation. Luckily, to bypass this issue, the iPhone maker was added a characteristic in iOS 8 for great iPhone 6 (Plus) and later models called ‘’Reachability’’. So, Are you want to use your larger iPhone 7 (plus), iPhone 8 (Plus) with one hand? Then, we are here with an important topic how to Use Reachability on iPhone 7 (plus), iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus.

iPhone 8 Plus Double tap feature Reachability is, of course, a boon for larger screen iPhone users like iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6S Plus, and iPhone 6 Plus. lets a look following guide and know about to Turn Reachability on and that’s useful in iOS 11.

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Guide to Use Reachability on iPhone 8 (Plus) iPhone 7 (Plus) – Single Hand Operate Mode

How to Use Reachability on iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6S plus iOS 11

To turn your bigger screen iPhone 7 Plus into one hand operate (Reachability) mode. You will have to need to activate Reachability first and then think of one-handed operate mode to use.

Steps to Enable/ Activate Reachability On iPhone 7 Plus/ iPhone 8 (Plus)

Step #1. To Activate Reachability, Go to the Settings App on your iPhone Home Screen.

Step #2. Tap on General.

Step #3. Next UP, Hit on Accessibility.

Enable/ Turn ON Reachability On iPhone 7 Plus

Step #4. Scroll down the screen and Turn Reachability ON.

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Now, To see the effect or use One-handed activation on iPhone 7 Plus, just double tap on Home button. So reachability does work to bring the top of the screen into reach. So in small portion, you could easily tap on apps icon and much more. So enjoyed one-handed mode on larger screen phone.

Keep in mind: Please don’t twice Press Home button. Otherwise, that will let you on multitasking screen at you can see all running Apps on your iPhone.

Its good attribute, even though, some non-techie users says my iPhone 7 (Plus)/ iPhone 8 (Plus) screen often dropping down. They are feeling this to be a bit software glitch. But no man, it’s Activate Reachability on your iPhone. If no longer want to enable One hand Operate mode, then follow below way to disable that.

As per Apple policy: iOS Reachability doesn’t work with iPhone SE, iPhone 5S, iPhone 4S. Just it works with 4.7’’ and 5.5’’ iPhone models.

A surprising question also in user’s mind and that is the iPhone X has no Home button. So Reachability support for iPhone X. Still, we’ve no idea; we’ll update soon.

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Way to Disable Reachability on iPhone 8 (Plus)/ iPhone 7 Plus/ iPhone 7

Step #. Go to the SettingsGeneralAccessibility → Turn Reachability OFF.

After disabling that, reachability’s short command double tap on home button not working. Okay, thanks for following us, share your feedback in the comments box. Say something on after use Reachability on iPhone 7 Plus/ iPhone 8 (Plus).

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Extra Tidbits

Ever you’re facing Reachability not working on your iPhone. Don’t worry; you should check first Reachability is not disabled, the second thing is to see Home button working properly. If ever your iPhone home button won’t work –Get here- Fix Home button not working on iPhone.

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