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How to Add More 3D Touch Shortcuts to iPhone Camera App using Cydia Tweak

The introduction of 3D Touch has unleashed many new opportunity to use our iPhone or iPad more effectively. There are some drawbacks, but we can expect that the new technology will evolve over a period of time.

The quick action feature of 3D touch is certainly helpful, but there is a small drawback and that is, it only shows you four quick action options in the menu. If you have a Jailbroken iPhone or iPad, this limitation can be removed with Cydia tweak.

Add Panorama and Time-lapse to 3D Touch Shortcut on iPhone Camera AppAdd Panorama and Time-Lapse 3D Touch Shortcut to iPhone Camera App

UnlimShortcut Cydia tweak will let you have more than four quick action options when you 3D touch an app on home screen. This tweak is mandatory for using the CamTouch Cydia tweak that gives you more than four quick action options on stock Camera app of iPhone or iPad.

UnlimShortcut and CamTouch Cydia tweaks are developed by PoomSmart. UnlimShortcut is required to use CamTouch and maybe for few other future Cydia tweaks from the developer. For now, we will get back to CamTouch.

CamTouch is a free Cydia tweak available on BigBoss repo. As of now, when you 3D Touch Camera app, you get four quick action options. After you install this tweak, you will have two additional options: Take Panorama and Record Time-Lapse.

Although there are no other preferences to be done, you can still use the Settings app to configure it for customization. You can manage the size of quick action menu from preferences, but make sure you do it with care else you will have a crazy quick action menu.

Lastly, the tweak is very small in size and won’t take more than a minute to download and install. Give it a try to get extra shortcuts on using 3D Touch.

Price: Free | Repo: BigBoss

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Best 3D Touch Cydia Tweaks for iOS 9 – 9.0.2 to Enhance Quick Actions on Your iPhone

Apple has already launched its flagship models in iPhone league: iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. One of the exciting features is 3D touch, which lets you access your apps right from home screen. This feature has received a huge round of applause from the community of iPhone lovers.

But, is it feasible to upgrade your iPhone only for 3D touch? You can easily get the same feature with the help of Cydia tweaks. We have already provided a guide on how to jailbreak iOS 9, also we have given a list of top Cydia tweaks you must have.

Best 3D Touch Cydia Tweaks

Today, we will give you top 3D touch tweaks for your Jailbroken iOS 9 device.

Best iOS 9 3D Touch Cydia Tweaks

#1. Forcy

Forcy tweak is sort of a replacement of 3D touch available on iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. You can either long press an app, or simply swipe up on the app icon to open Quick Action menu. Best part is it is completely free.

Price: Free | Repo: BigBoss

#2. UniversalForce

We are already familiar with the Peek and Pop feature of iPhone 6s/6s Plus; this little tweak does the same job on the older iPhone device. Start peek-popping any app and enjoy this free tweak.

Price: Free | Repo: repo.ioscreatix.com

 #3. RevealMenu

This tweak is little older than Forcy, but is similar in feature. RevealMenu also provides Quick Menu when you long press on any app. Give it a try from the source given below.

Price: Free |  Repo: apt.imokhles.com

 #4. Hapticle

If you have already installed any of the above 3D touch Cydia tweaks, but still unsatisfied, then here’s this Hapticle tweak. The tweak mimics the feeling like Taptic engine used in iPhone 6s/6s Plus. Below we have given its source.

Price: Free | Repo: repo.fortysixandtwo.com

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Get 3D Touch on Older iPhone Like iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 5s, and 5 with Force Touch Activator Cydia Tweak

With the release of iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, we have seen lots of changes in hardware and one of them is 3D touch. If you already got your hands on the iPhone 6s, you might have experienced the 3D touch feature on your device. But the users with older iPhone models in their pockets couldn’t find a way to experience the latest feature introduced by Apple in iPhone 6s and 6s Plus.

Although, the feature is not available in the older iPhone models, a developer has found a way to experience the 3D touch on all iPhones installed with iOS 8. It’s possible with Force Touch Activator tweak which was released a couple of days back in BigBoss repo of Cydia store.

Get 3D Touch on Older iPhone Like iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 5s, and 5

Get 3D Touch on Older iPhone Like iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 5s, and 5

How Does the Force Touch Activator Works?

At times, the 3D touch might not work perfectly with this tweak as the device requires pressure sensitive screen and it is not present in the older models of iPhone. So to eliminate this problem, the Force Touch Activator tweak uses your finger’s radius to sense the touch. The more area of your finger is on the iPhone’s screen, it will quickly sense the gesture.

This tweak might impress many as it brings a new feature to your iPhone but frankly speaking, it did not impress us very much. The 3D touch is not accurate as seen in the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. But for those who want something new on their older devices, Force Touch Activator Cydia tweak is worth giving a try; at least it can give you one shortcut on your screen by long pressing it.

How to Use Force Touch Activator?

As you all know that this was a new tweak released recently and there are many users who are still not aware of how to use the Force Touch Activator tweak on iPhone. If you too are one of them, you need to follow the below given steps to make this tweak work:

  • First thing you need to do is install the Force Touch Activator Cydia tweak on your iPhone from here.
  • Now, open the settings app and navigate to Activator menu.
  • You can now see the option of Force Touch Activator in the menu, just tap on it.
  • It is now possible to assign anyone of the actions in the activator for the 3D touch, say, for example, compose message or launch media player.
  • Once you do that, press your iPhone’s home screen with your finger and 3D touch feature in now activated.

Isn’t it pretty simple to use the tweak on your iPhone? So what keeps you waiting? Give it a try to experience the 3D touch on your iPhone with iOS 8 installed in it.

Price: Free | Repo: BigBoss