Emoji

How to use emojis as your iPhone Lock Screen wallpaper in iOS 16

Use emoji as iPhone Lock Screen wallpaper

iOS 16 has revamped the iPhone Lock Screen and added several new features, like tiny widgets, different clock fonts, saving multiple Lock Screens and effortlessly switching between them, and more.

Another cute little addition is using emojis as your Lock Screen and Home Screen wallpaper. So, if there is a specific emoji or set of emojis you love, you can easily make a wallpaper out of those with various colors and patterns.

How to show an emoji or symbol in your iPhone status bar

Show emoji or symbols on iPhone status bar

Focus mode lets you silence alerts and notifications so that you can focus on other tasks. When a Focus mode is active, it shows an icon in the top status bar and Lock Screen. You can customize this icon with one of 38 symbols such as smiling emoji, books, graduation cap, home, train, fire, bulb, sunset, heart, star, guitar, and more.

Here's how to show an emoji on the top of your iPhone screen.