Sound Recognition shortcuts

Turns on Sound Recognition for fire alarms, letting the current device listen for business-type systems (as opposed to in-home smoke alarms, which is a different sound you can set).

Activates sound recognition for sirens that allow your device to alert you when it hears sounds like fire trucks or an ambulance.

Turns on the sound recognizer feature set to listen for water running.

Turns on the Sound Recognition feature found in Accessibility settings to alert you if the device hears the sound of a baby crying.

Activates the sound recognizer for shouting, sending an alert to your device if it hears elevated voices.

Activates the Sound Recognition feature and sets the device to listen for both “Door Bell” and “Door Knock.”

Turns on the Sound Recognition feature new to iOS 14 for Car Horns and Sirens.

Turns on the sound recognizer for Car Horns to let the current device alert you when it notices vehicles honking nearby.

Turns on the Sound Recognition feature and listens for Car Horn, Door Bell, Door Knock, Appliances, and Shouting.

Activates the sound recognizer for Appliances, letting your device alert you if it detects the sound of beeps.