Rest Finger to Open on iPhone 7 and 7 Plus
Both iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus run iOS 10 which has some great new features including Rest Finger to Open. This feature allows you to simply rest your finger on the home button to open your device. So, you will no longer need to press the Home button to unlock your device.
This feature is also available for other Apple devices which support Touch ID, like iPhone 5S, iPhone SE, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 4, iPad Pro 12.9, iPad Pro 9.7, and MacBook Pro.
If you wish to enable Rest Finger to Open, simply follow the steps below:
- Launch Settings app.
- Tap General.
- Tap Accessibility.
- Tap Home Button.
- Toggle on the switch for ‘Rest Finger to Open’.
That’s it. You will now able to rest your finger on the home screen to open your device.