What happens if you say Hyphen to your phone?
So, yes, something happens. It looks like saying “Hyphen” five times crashes the iOS launcher, bringing you to the home screen. But the phone works just as it did before, with no information lost, so we can safely assume that saying “hyphen” five times to your iPhone is safe, and you can try it yourself if you want.
What happens if you say 17 to Siri?
So what happens when you say 17 to Siri? The reason for Siri phoning the emergency services is because 17 is the emergency phone number in several countries. It’s a handy feature if you’re abroad and you don’t know the emergency number of the country you’re in as Siri will contact the correct one for you.
What happens if you say 14 to Siri?
What happens when you say 14 to Siri? If you haven’t tried it already, saying 14 on your iPhone to Siri sets up a call to the emergency services. You have three seconds to cancel the call. If you tried it and you didn’t need it, you can cancel the call.
What happens if you say hyphen 5 times?
Many people have found that after saying the fifth “hyphen,” their phone’s iOs immediately “crashes” and either restarts their phone completely or closes their current screen and brings them back to their home one. So if you do, don’t worry – your phone will be exactly as it was before you said “hyphen” five times.