How to Use Your iPhone’s Built-In Scientific Calculator

How to Use Your iPhone’s Built-In Scientific Calculator

We’re all likely familiar with the iPhone’s default Calculator app, but that same app holds more power than you might be aware of. There’s a quite capable scientific calculator hidden in there, and all it takes is a little “twist” to access it.

Using Your iPhone’s Built-In Scientific Calculator

How to Use Your iPhone's Built-In Scientific Calculator

While there are some great scientific calculator apps available in the App Store, you already have a quite capable one built-in to your iPhone’s default Calculator app.

To access the Scientific Calculator, just open the Calculator app on your iPhone, and then turn your iPhone so you’re viewing it in┬álandscape mode. BAM! The calculator expands to include all of the usual features of a calculator of this caliber, as seen in the screenshot below.

How to Use Your iPhone's Built-In Scientific Calculator

ProTip: To quickly access the Calculator app on your iPhone, just sweep up and tap the Calculator button in Control Center, as seen in the first screenshot, above.