Here's everything you need to know to get started with a new iPhone.
everything you need to know to use an iPhone.
If you had never seen all the videos and photos of the iPhone, and you just found it lying on someone's desk, you might not guess that it's a phone (let alone an iPod/web browser/alarm clock/stopwatch/etc.). You can't see any antenna, mouthpiece, earpiece – and, goodness knows, there are no number keys for dialing.
It's all there, though, hidden inside this sleek black-and-silver slab.
For all your dealings with the iPhone, you'll be expected to know what's meant by terms such as 'the Home button' and 'the Sleep/Wake switch'. A guided tour, therefore, is in order. So, allow us to present everything you need to know to get started with your iPhone.
- The sleep switch (on/off)
- SIM card slot
- Audio jack
- The iPhone screen
- Home button
- Silencer switch, volume keys
- The bottom and the back
- In the box
- Basic finger techniques
- The keyboard
- Making the keyboard work
- Futher iPhone tips
- Apple iPhone review
- Get the latest mobile phone news, reviews and tips & tricks at Mobile Advisor.
This article is extracted from David Pogue's 'iPhone UK The Missing Manual' (OReilly 2007).