Messaging

Writing and sending an iMessage

You can send iMessages to phone numbers or email addresses if the recipient has a device which supports iMessage. To write and send iMessages, you need to set up your phone for iMessaging.

Press the message icon.
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Press the message icon.

Press the new message icon.
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Press the new message icon.

Press To and key in the first letters of the recipient's name.
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Press To and key in the first letters of the recipient's name.

Press the required contact.
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Press the required contact.

If the recipient can receive iMessages, iMessage is displayed in the text input field.
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If the recipient can receive iMessages, iMessage is displayed in the text input field.

Press the text input field and key in the required text.
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Press the text input field and key in the required text.

Press the send icon.
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Press the send icon.

You can also send pictures, video clips, audio files and different effects in your iMessage. Follow the instructions on the screen to send your iMessage with the required content.
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You can also send pictures, video clips, audio files and different effects in your iMessage. Follow the instructions on the screen to send your iMessage with the required content.

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.
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Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

Specifications

Dimensions and weight

Dimensions 138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1 mm
Weight 143 g

SIM

SIM type Nano SIM

Memory

Storage 16 GB/64 GB/128 GB

Screen and keys

Screen type Retina HD display with 3D Touch
Display size 4.7 inches
Resolution 750 x 1334 pixels
Colour display 16 million colours
Touch ID Yes

Network

2G network Yes
3G network Yes
4G network Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth Yes
Wi-Fi Yes
NFC No
USB data cable Included
GPS Yes

Picture, video and sound

Camera 12 MP
Video recorder Yes
Flash Yes
Music player Yes
FM radio No
Siri Yes

Operating system

Operating system iOS 11

Communication

Voice calls Yes
Video call (FaceTime) Yes
iMessages Yes
Text messaging Yes
Picture messaging Yes
Email messaging POP3/IMAP/Exchange

Synchronisation and file sharing

iCloud Yes
AirDrop Yes

Tethering

USB Yes
Personal hotspot Yes