You have just purchased a new iPhone XS/XS Max or haven’t needed to power off or reboot your phone yet, follow this post to turn off your iPhone XS/XS Max.
2018 iPhone lineup, including XS, XS Max, and XR all feature the bezel-less displays without Home button. Along with these changes, functions, like turning off and restarting these new iPhone models, have also changed over iPhone 8, 7, and earlier models.
How to turn off iPhone XS Max
On your iPhone XS Max, when you press and hold the Power button, nothing’s happening. You will not see the slide bar to turn off your iPhone. Here is what to do if you want to turn off your iPhone XS Max.
- First, press and hold the Power button along with one of two Volume Buttons until you see the Slide To Power Off command on the screen.
- Drag the slider to the right to turn off your iPhone XS Max
- Wait for 30 seconds, press and hold the Power button again to power your iPhone back on and complete the restart
If you just press both the buttons simultaneously fast and let it go, it’s just gonna take a screenshot.
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