Apply Siri on iPhone
Get everyday tasks done with just your vocalization. Use Siri to translate a phrase, set an warning, find a location, report on the weather, and more. See Discover out what Siri tin can practice on iPhone.
On supported devices, voice input is processed on iPhone, but transcripts of your requests are sent to Apple tree in social club to improve Siri. This data is not associated with your Apple ID and will merely be stored for a express time. Y’all tin can also opt in to Meliorate Siri and Dictation. If you lot opt in, the audio of your interactions with Siri, Dictation, and Translate volition be shared with Apple tree in order to help develop and improve Siri, Dictation, and other language processing features like Interpret or Voice Command. To learn more, run into the Improve Siri and Dictation & Privacy website.
For some requests, iPhone must be connected to the cyberspace. Cellular charges may employ.
Set up Siri
If you didn’t gear up Siri when you first fix upwardly your iPhone, go to Settings
> Siri & Search, and then do any of the following:
If you want to activate Siri with your voice:
Turn on Heed for “Hey Siri.”
If you want to actuate Siri with a push button:
Plough on Press Side Button for Siri (on an iPhone with Face ID) or Press Home for Siri (on an iPhone with a Abode push).
To change additional Siri settings, see Change Siri settings on iPhone.
Activate Siri with your voice
When you activate Siri with your voice, Siri responds out loud.
then enquire a question or brand a request.
For case, say something like
“Hey Siri, what’s the conditions for today?”
“Hey Siri, set an alarm for viii a.chiliad.”
To ask another question or make another asking, say
again or tap
To prevent iPhone from responding to “Hey Siri,” identify your iPhone face down, or go to Settings
> Siri & Search, then turn off Listen for “Hey Siri.”
Y’all can also say “Hey Siri” to activate Siri while wearing supported AirPods. See Prepare Siri in the AirPods User Guide.
Activate Siri with a button
When you activate Siri with a button, Siri responds silently when iPhone is in silent mode. When silent mode is off, Siri responds out loud. To change this, see Modify how Siri responds.
Do one of the post-obit:
On an iPhone with Face ID:
Press and concord the side button.
On an iPhone with a Home button:
Press and hold the Habitation button.
Press and concord the centre or phone call button.
Press and agree the voice command button on the steering bicycle, or bear upon and concord the Dwelling push button on the CarPlay Home Screen. (See Employ Siri to Control CarPlay.)
Siri Optics Costless:
Press and hold the vocalization command button on your steering wheel.
When Siri appears, inquire a question or make a request.
For example, say something like
“What’s 18 percent of 225?”
“Set up the timer for 3 minutes.”
To ask some other question or brand some other request, tap
Y’all can as well activate Siri with a affect on supported AirPods. See Set upwards Siri in the AirPods User Guide.
Make a correction if Siri misunderstands you
Rephrase your request:
then say your request in a different way.
Spell out part of your request:
then repeat your request by spelling out any words that Siri didn’t understand. For example, say “Call,” and then spell the person’southward proper name.
Modify a message before sending it:
Edit your asking with text:
If you lot come across your request onscreen, you can edit it. Tap the request, then use the onscreen keyboard.
Type instead of speaking to Siri
Go to Settings
> Accessibility > Siri, and so turn on Type to Siri.
To blazon a request, activate Siri, and then use the keyboard and text field to ask a question or brand a request.
If Siri doesn’t piece of work equally expected on your iPhone, see the Apple Support article If “Hey Siri” isn’t working on your iPhone or iPad.
Siri is designed to protect your information, and you lot can choose what y’all share. To larn more, see the Enquire Siri, Dictation & Privacy website.