How To Get 3D Touch ‘Track Pad’ on iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 5s, 5c, 5, 4S

by Teja Chedalla 0

The iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus are available in most of the markets, and there are more than 13 million handsets sold in just first three days after launching in few selected markets. For millions of users around the globe, the newly introduced 3D Touch is the main reason for their upgrade to the latest devices. Though these features cannot be added to the iPhone 6 and earlier devices even after upgrading to iOS 9.

If you are using iPhone 6 or any other earlier launched devices and if its jailbreaked, then you can get almost same 3D Touch features that are seen on the latest iPhones. The trackpad option on the latest iPhones gives users hassle-free editing in mails and messages. To make your keyboard works like a trackpad, all you need to do is to just hard press on the keyboard. Moving your finger on keyboard while move the blinking cursor just like using a mouse on the computer.

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Swipe Selection - Cydia

To get this feature on your jailbreaked device, open ‘Cydia’ app and search for the ‘SwipeSelection’ Mod and install it. After installing reboot the device once and you can find the feature integrated into the device keyboard. Swipe anywhere on the keyboard and the cursor follows your movement. It cannot move up and down like virtual trackpad on iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. If your start swiping from the ‘Shift’ or ‘Backward’ button, the content will be selected along the movement of the cursor.

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Stay tuned for more tweaks for your iPhone that are supported by Cydia. If you found any error while installing the SwipeSelection Mod, post your comment below (or tweet us @PhoneRadarBlog) and we feel happy to help you.

Teja Chedalla

A Mechanical Engineer who loves cricket and is passionate about traveling. Here at PhoneRadar, he covers exclusive news around gadgets & technology by digging deep into the Internet. You can connect with him on all the social platforms @t4teja.