As an owner of the Apple iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus, you might be interested in knowing how you can add favorites on your device and how it works. The idea behind the Favorites contacts feature is to make it easier for users to quickly have access to the details of a specific contact instead of searching and scrolling through numerous contacts on your device to locate the contacts you stay in touch often. All you need to is to favorite the contact of the person.
This method serves as an alternative way instead of using the alphabets placed beside contacts for quick access. I’ll explain below how you can set up favorites on your Apple iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus. For former users of the Android devices, you probably prefer starring your favorite contacts that are showing at the top of the list whenever you use the phone app.
I’ll explain how you can add specific contacts to your favorite list and how can also remove them. You can make use of the steps below to understand how you can favorite specific contacts on your Apple device.
How you can Add Favorites On Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus
- Switch on your Apple iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus
- Locate the Phone app
- Click on the Favorites option.
- Click on the plus (+) icon placed in the upper right corner of your device screen.
- Click on the contact that you want to add as a favorite
- Click on their mobile number to confirm your selection.
If you are willing to remove a contact from your favorites, all you need to do is to go back to your favorites option on your Phone app. Click on the Edit icon located in the top left corner and click on the red icon beside the name of the contact that you want to remove and click on delete.
That will remove the contact from your favorites list on your Apple iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus. An alternative way is to completely delete the contact which will automatically delete the contact from the favorite list.
Another method that you can use to add favorites on your Apple iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus is to click on the name in your contact list. As soon as the details of the contact appear on your screen, click on the star icon and the contact will be added to your favorites.
The Apple iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus sorts your contacts alphabetically by default, which means you will need to manually select your favorites to place the contacts you call/text often at the top of the list on your Apple iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus.