What to do when you get an iPhone?

Should I charge my iPhone before first use?

It is not necessary, and is actually a bad idea for a Lithium Ion battery. Just charge when convenient, but the best practice is to charge overnight, every night, with Optimized Charging enabled.

Should I take iPhone 13 or wait for 14?

Performance: Both the iPhone 14 and iPhone 13 use the A15 Bionic chipset, but the new model has the 5-core GPU found in the iPhone 13 Pro. The iPhone 13 has a quad-core GPU. Cameras: The iPhone 14 has 12MP main and ultrawide cameras, just like the iPhone 13, but Apple introduced the new Photonic Engine this year.

What do I need to do before I set up my new iPhone?

Start by backing up your old phone. If it’s an iPhone, this will make copying over your data a bit easier. The simplest method is to back up to iCloud by going to Settings, iCloud, iCloud Backup, and tapping Back Up Now. You can find alternative methods and more details in our guide on how to back up your iPhone.

What should I do if my iPhone is lost or stolen?

Make a backup of your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch or restore from a backup. Remove all of your cards from Apple Pay. Get help if your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch is lost or stolen. Learn about Find My iPhone Activation Lock.