Apple® iPhone® - Emergency SOS

Note Notes:

  • Emergency SOS in iOS 11 allows you to contact emergency services (e.g., 911) using a button combination.
  • Emergency SOS also allows you to add emergency contacts that are alerted with a text message after the emergency call ends. Visit the Emergency SOS support page for more info. 

 

iPhone 8 / 8 Plus / X / XS / XS Max / XR
iPhone 7 / 7 Plus and earlier models

 

iPhone 8 / 8 Plus / X / XS / XS Max / XR

  1. Simultaneously press and hold the Power button and Volume button.
    Power, volume and silent mode controls
  2. Once the Power off / Emergency SOS screen appears, move the Emergency SOS slider to the right.
    Note If you continue to press the Power and Volume buttons even after the slider appears, a countdown begins and emergency service is called automatically once the countdown ends.
    Emergency SOS slider

 

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iPhone 7 / 7+ / SE / 6s / 6s+ / 6 / 6+ / 5s

  1. Quickly press and release the Side button 5 times.
    Emergency SOS side button press
  2. Once the Power off / Emergency SOS screen appears, move the Emergency SOS slider to the right contact emergency services.
    Emergency SOS slider

 

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