As we known, iPhone X has been released with the new feature of Face ID. There are a lot of questions about using iPhone X and new Face ID feature, which scans your face to unlock your iPhone X. However, lots of iPhone X users may doubt the safety of using Face ID to unlock their device, and sometimes the Face ID may fail to unlock the device with unknown reasons, so they want to find another ways to unlock iPhone X without Face ID. In this article, we will show you the method to unlock iPhone X without Face ID.
How to Unlock iPhone X without Face ID
You can unlock iPhone X with a passcode like any other regular iPhone. Follow below steps to unlock your iPhone without Face ID easily.
Step 1. Holding on both the Volume and Power button for a short while, then you'll see an interface like below:
Step 2. Cancel the option of "slide to power off", then you'll be asked to enter your passcode to unlock the device.
Step 1. Click the Side button five times quickly, then you'll access to Emergencey SOS mode.
Step 2. Here, you can see a countdown mode, just cancel the process, and then you can enter your passcode to unlock your iPhone X.
Other Methods to Disable Face ID on iPhone X
There are other ways can temporary disable the Face ID on iPhone X by itself. Below we list these situations:
1.Reboot the iPhone X;
2.Leave your iPhone X locked and unused in over 48 hours;
3.Face ID failed to unlock the device more than 5 times, then the Face ID will be disabled by itself.
4.Face ID hasn't unlocked in 4 hours or haven't unlock the iPhone with a password or at all in 6 hours
Additional Tip to Keep iPhone X Privacy Info Safe
It is no doubt that setting touch ID, face ID and passcode are good ways to protect personal info on your iPhone. But sometimes, you may lose or leak out some important data accidentally or unconsciously by yourself. Thus, it is really important to backup iPhone X data regularly. No matter which kinds of backup methods you're choosing, keeping a backup file of your iPhone X can help you find back your lost data at the first time. And if you have no idea about how to backup iPhone X, you can take a free trial on the iRefone
(Windows/Mac). With it, you can:
- Backup data like contacts, messages, music, photos, voice memos, notes, safari bookmarks, etc. from iPhone X to computer within few clicks;
- Backup & restore data between iTunes and iPhone X directly;
- Edit iPhone X data like contacts on PC as you like;
- Compatible with all models of iPhone, iPad and iPod.