1. Respond to texts without unlocking the device
You can reply to messages on your iPhone without unlocking the device. All you need to do is pull down the notification drawer and swipe over to the left on text notification. You can use the ‘Reply’ option to reply to the message directly from the notification bar.
2. Battery management
You can find our why your iPhone’s battery is draining so fast. Head over to Settings > General > Usage > Battery Usage. This will tell which app uses the most battery power.
3. View every photo someone has texted you
There is an easy way to view every photo you have sent someone. You can find this under Details tab in messaging thread. Simply head to ‘Messages’ and press ‘Details’.
4. Send audio and video messages that self-destruct
You can send audio snippets and video messages that expire after two minutes. Simply head to Settings > Messages and scroll to bottom. You will find a section for audio and video messages. You can choose to let them expire after specific time.
5. Share your current location
You can share your location with another person via text message. Just tap details button in your message thread. You can select an option ‘Send My Location’.
6. Share your movements with friends
You can let your friends or family track you as you move. You can find an option under ‘Details’ in Message Thread. Instead of choosing ‘send my location’, choose ‘share my location’. You can choose to share your location for specific time.
7. Mute text messages
You can mute text message notification for individual contacts and groups in iPhone. Simply head over to messaging thread and toggle ‘Do not disturb’.