It is hard to cater for all tastes. Some people like having iPhone camera shutter sound ON so that they can tell if it actually took a picture or not, while other people prefer to take photos silently without any sound. However, there isn’t a separate setting option for camera sound effect on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. To freely turn on and turn off camera shutter on iPhone 7/7 Plus, we’ll show you two tricks in this article.
1. Turn ON/OFF Camera Shutter Sound With iPhone Mute Switch
The mute switch on the left side of iPhone lets you quickly turn on and turn off iPhone Ringer as well as shutter effect. You can turn off the camera sound by moving mute switch from top to sown side, or flip the mute button back to turn camera sound on again. In addition, you can control the camera shutter sound volume with the volume up/down button.
2. Enable Live Photo Mode to turn OFF Camera Shutter Sound on iPhone 7/7 Plus
When your iPhone camera is in Live Photo Mode, you can take photos without shutter sound effect even if you move the mute switch to the top side. Therefore, you can switch on Live Photo Mode to if you want to take pictures with your iPhone silently.