Lost/misplaced your iPhone on vibrate mode.. Know how to find it

New Delhi, March 9: Finding a lost or misplaced mobile becomes more frustrating when it’s set to vibrate/silent. But certain smartphones like iPhone offers some good ways to locate your iPhone.

So if you are one of them who is facing this problem and never use this feature then here's how you can find your lost/ misplaced iPhone next time.    

To get it faster your iPhone must be powered on, although if it is not even then you will have some chances.

Here're two ways to find a lost iPhone even when it’s set to vibrate/silent

Option 1

There is an app available called 'Find My iPhone' which allow you to ring your iPhone ring even when it’s set to vibrate/ring.  But for this, all you need to do is to have this feature turned on in settings under iCloud. This app automatically uploads iPhone's last location when the battery is about to die.

To ring the misplaced/ vibrating mode iPhone you will need to download the app from app store and locate the device you have lost from the list shown and tap 'Play Sound'.

Option 2

For second option you will require an Apple watch which has an inbuilt feature called iPhone ping. To locate your iPhone you will need to Swipe up from the bottom on Apple Watch to open Control Center and then tap to ping.