How to set up iPhone X for one-handed use

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Fortunately doing this is too easy a process that will take you a few minutes and it is really very important that you know how to do it, as phones are getting bigger and bigger and it can get quite inconvenient to use without this mode and with just one hand.

Apple offers us the perfect solution for those of us who want to use the phone with one hand and that option is in accessibility. In this way we can find a large number of options to improve our experience when using an iPhone.



The only detail is the one on the iPhone X devices and those with iOS 11 or later. These options are a bit lost, although it is not impossible to reach them and configure everything as we wish.

Just in this tutorial that you can appreciate a little bit below, we will teach you everything you need to know to be able to configure this mode with one hand from the accessibility menu which you can toggle on and off easily without having to do everything we will do every time do you want.

Let's activate the mode, configure some hotkeys and whenever you want in seconds you will have the mode activated or deactivated without any kind of problem.

So, without much more to add, we're going to start with this detailed tutorial which, if you follow it to the letter, will take virtually no time to get what you want. Let's start with the first thing that would be to activate the mode in question.

How to use my iPhone with one hand

To set up your iPhone for one-handed use, the process is too simple and will only take a little while. We will see in detail everything you need to do to configure your device to be able to use it with one hand.



  • The first thing you need to do is go to your phone's settings.
  • From this menu we will look for " Accessibilità "Which is in" General ".
  • Now you will have to go up " Interaction "And here you can activate the option" Easy access ".
  • So, only by swiping down from the launch bar can we have another position of the icons to be able to access them quickly.
  • If your iPhone has Touch ID, pressing it just twice in a row will activate the option.


Use iPhone with one hand

In this way, any mobile phone iPhone it can be configured for use with one hand, it is something quite comfortable especially when we have to do several things at the same time and we do not want to waste time.

As you can see, it is very easy to activate and deactivate the arrangement of the icons anytime you want. This way you can quickly enable the mode in question and disable it depending on the situation you are in.


Remember that if you still have any doubts about how to activate and configure the one-handed mode on iPhone you can leave it a little further down in the comment box and, as always, we will be more than available to help you.

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