How to Set Up and Activate Siri on iPhone X

By default, while setting up your new Apple iPhone X, it’ll ask you to set up Siri.

If you’ve skipped that, then follow the below steps to set up Siri on iPhone X.


Open Settings.

Hit “Siri & Search.”

Tap the toggle beside the Listen for “Hey Siri.”

Listen for Hey Siri

Tap “Enable Siri.”

Enable Siri

Tap “Continue” button.

Follow the on-screen instructions, and once you’ve done that, you can see this screen.

Done button

Hit “Done” button, and that’s all.

Remember that by default, the Siri is allowed even when the device is locked. If you don’t like it, then find and tap the toggle beside the “Allow Siri When Locked.”

Allow Siri When Locked

Also, if you want to use the “Side” button for activating Siri, then tap the toggle beside the “Press Side Button for Siri.”

Press Side Button for Siri

If you want to disable Siri on iPhone X, follow the below steps:

  1. Open Settings. Tap “Siri & Search.”
  2. Hit the toggle beside the Listen for “Hey Siri.” If you’ve already enabled “Press Side Button for Siri,” then tap the toggle beside it.
  3. Tap “Turn Off Siri” option.
Turn Off Siri

Let’s see how to activate Siri on iPhone X.

You can activate Siri by saying “Hey Siri” or by pressing the “Side” button for a second.

If you want to exit Siri, then follow this step: Press the “Side” button or swipe up from the bottom.

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