How to Disable Raise to Wake in iOS 10

When it is all about feature-rich mobile platform, iOS 10 comes first on the list as it includes loads of features what are almost unavailable in other versions of iOS or any other platform. Apple launched iOS 10 few days back and this is the time to install this version on your iDevice. Every time Apple includes many new features in their iOS versions. For instance, this time, they have included Bedtime, lock screen widgets, low quality images and many more.

Another awesome feature is Raise to wake, which is partially a lock screen function. In other words, you can find this functions working on lock screen only. If you have ever used high end Motorola mobiles, you may have got this feature called active display. Raise to Wake is the iOS version of Active Display. If you are getting this feature for the first time, here is what you should know about this.

What is Raise to Wake or Active Display on iOS?

Raise to Wake in iOS 10

We all generally lock down our mobiles. If your mobile is locked down, you will have to unlock it in order to check all notifications. However, if you use Active Display on iOS 10, you would be able to check notifications on lock screen. The best part is you do not even have to press any key to light up the screen. Your mobile will catch the movement and light up the display whenever you will pick up the mobile. Therefore, all the notifications will be on your screen and that can be visible without unlocking. For your information, this particular feature is available only in iPhone 6S and 6S Plus.

Sometime, it is pretty good. But some time you may have to fall into trouble as your notifications will be visible on lock screen. Some sensitive information may be disclosed in front of unwanted people. Also, every time you will pick up the phone, the screen will be light up and hence, you will have to provide more battery backup to function this feature.

Therefore, if you would like to disable Raise to Wake in iOS or Activate Display in iPhone 6S and 6S Plus, here is a trick. You do not even have to install any third party app as the option comes as built-in feature.

Disable Raise to Wake in iOS 10

At first, open stock Settings app on your iOS 10 device. Here, you can find an option called Display & Brightness. You may not have to scroll down your screen. On the Display & Brightness screen, you should get another option called Raise to Wake.

How to Disable Raise to Wake in iOS 10

By default, it should be turned on. However, just toggle the corresponding button to turn it off.

That’s it! Now, you won’t get Active Display feature on your iOS 10 device.


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