The iPhone Calculator (iOS) has a few little-known tricks by users that can make it easier for you to do mobile phone accounts. With a few taps on the screen, you can erase wrong digits, paste clipboard numbers, copy results using 3D Touch, and do math using Siri. The tool can also be turned into a scientific calculator with just one gesture. Here are five tips for using the iPhone Calculator. The tricks also work on iPod Touch.
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1. Erase numbers easily
If you have entered a number by mistake and want to exclude it from the calculation, simply slide your finger over the typing field left or right. The last digit will be deleted immediately.
Erase a digit quickly by swiping your finger on the iPhone Calculator Photo: Reproduction / Rodrigo Fernandes
The iPhone Calculator also allows you to copy or paste numbers into your typing field. To do this, simply press it until a balloon with its options appears.
You can copy and paste numbers to iPhone Calculator Photo: Playback / Rodrigo Fernandes
3. Copy result using 3D Touch
3D Touch compatible devices allow you to copy the latest result obtained in Calculator without opening the app. To do this, press the application cone to activate 3D Touch. A balloon appears on the screen with the result of the last operation. Tap Copy Result.
Copying the result of a calculation made on iPhone without opening the Photo Calculator: Reproduction / Rodrigo Fernandes
The feature can also be used on the Calculator icon located in the Control Center by the same procedure.
You can also copy the Calculator result using 3D Touch in the iPhone Control Center. Photo: Reproduction / Rodrigo Fernandes
The iPhone Calculator can be transformed into a scientific calculator, with advanced calculation options such as exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions. Simply open the app and rotate the phone horizontally.
IPhone calculator can be turned into scientific calculator by rotating the phone Photo: Reproduction / Rodrigo Fernandes
5. Make calculations using Siri
Siri can also perform calculations using the Calculator. To do this, call Apple's virtual assistant and say something like How much 73 x 9? or How much is 10% of 213 ?. The calculator performs the operation and displays the result on the screen. If you want, touch the balloon to open the app.
Siri also makes calculations using the iPhone Calculator Photo: Reproduction / Rodrigo Fernandes
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