How to disable Hey Siri on iPhone and iPad

Disable Hey Siri in Settings on iPhone

While Siri is a convenient digital personal assistant that you can access simply by saying “Hey Siri,” it’s not for everyone. Maybe you don’t use the feature at all, or maybe you’re tired of all the false positives being triggered. If so, here’s how to disable Hey Siri on iPhone and iPad.

Turn off Hey Siri

Open the Settings app on your iPhone or iPad and then follow these steps to disable Hey Siri.

1) Select Siri & Search.

2) Turn off the toggle next to Listen for Hey Siri.

Disable Hey Siri on iPhone

If you want to use Siri with your Home or Side button, make sure that the Press Home for Siri or Press Side Button for Siri feature is enabled. But, if you don’t want to use Siri at all, you can disable that option as well.

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Wrapping it up

Being able to use the Hey Siri option is cool, but not everybody likes this feature. Now that you know how to disable it, are you going to? Or, maybe you don’t want to use Siri at all. Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.