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How to use an iPhone flashlight

If you're fumbling around in the dark trying figure out the iPhone flashlight, we've got the only guide you need to illuminate the world around you.

An iPhone with the flashlight on leaning against a red pot

If you’re trying to get to grips with the iPhone flashlight, we’re here to help. While it’s a mainstay feature of the iPhone, plenty of you still need a little assistance making the most of the flashlight, or just finding it in the first place. In this guide, we’ve got all the details you need, plus step-by-step instructions on how to turn up the brightness.

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Anywho, here’s everything you need to know about the iPhone flashlight feature and how to use it properly.

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How do I use an iPhone flashlight?

To use the iPhone flashlight, you just need to follow these steps:

  1. Go to the lock screen
  2. Hold the flashlight icon in the bottom left corner
  3. Hey presto, let there be light!

How do I change the iPhone flashlight brightness?

If you want to adjust the brightness of an iPhone flashlight, you need to:

  1. Open the control center (swipe down on the top right corner of the screen)
  2. Press and hold the torch icon
  3. Move the bar up and down to adjust the brightness

There you have it, all you need to know on how to use an iPhone flashlight. If you’re after some new movies and TV shows to watch, our Netflix download, Hulu download, and Disney Plus download guides can help you out. Or, if you can’t wait for the next Apple smartphone, see our guide to all we know about the iPhone 16.