Your iPhone is equipped with a Flashlight that can be used in emergencies like power outages or while you are in a dark place with no or insufficient lighting. Let us take a look at how to turn on the Flashlight on iPhone.
Turn ON The Flashlight On iPhone
As you must have noticed, Flashlight Apps are no longer available in the App store. This is due to Apple’s decision to remove poor quality Apps from the App Store.
Also, Apple realized that a basic function like Flashlight could be useful to iPhone users and has added this functionality to the Control Center of iPhone.
All that is required to switch on the Flashlight on iPhone is to access the Control Center and tap on the Flashlight icon.
Access Control Center and Turn On iPhone Flashlight
The Control Center on iPhone can be defined as a one stop location for almost all the important features on it.
At any time, you can access the Control Center on iPhone by Swiping your finger Up from the bottom of the screen of your iPhone.
The Control Center can be accessed even if the iPhone is locked, there is no need to enter the passcode. This makes it convenient to use the Flashlight on your iPhone.
In case of an iPhone X, you can open Control Center by swiping down from the upper right-hand corner of the screen. In all other models of iPhone, Swipe Up from the bottom to open Control Center.
Once Control Center is open, tap on the Flashlight icon located at the bottom left corner of your screen. This will open the Flashlight on your iPhone.
To close Flashlight, swipe up on the screen of your iPhone and tap on the Flashlight icon again.
Note: Flashlight does not turn off when you power off your iPhone, it continues to use the battery on your iPhone. Hence, make sure that you remember to turn off the Flashlight by going to Control Center.
How to Adjust Brightness of iPhone Flashlight
To adjust flashlight brightness, open Control Center and force press on the Flashlight icon. On non-3D touch devices, press and hold the Flashlight icon.
On the shortcut menu that appears, you can adjust the brightness to your preferred level by sliding your finger on the brightness slider.