Connect with us


How to Disable AR in Pokemon Go on iPhone


Some of the recent upgrades to Pokemon Go have included new features, which means there are now more activities available to you within the game. Other upgrades modify the method in which the game plays, as well as the way in which you engage with the app itself. AR is one of the available choices (augmented reality.) By making use of the camera on your iPhone, this combines the virtual world of the game with the real world around you.

The procedures described in this article were carried out on an iPhone 11 operating system version 13.5.1. When I play Pokemon Go, I always make sure to use the most recent version of the app, which at the time this post was published, was version 1.0.0.

Read Also: How to Get Mega Candy in Pokémon Go [Mega Evolution]

How to Disable AR in Pokemon Go on iPhone

Following these instructions will show you how to disable the augmented reality mode in Pokemon Go.

Step 1: Open Pokemon Go.

How to Disable AR in Pokemon Go on iPhone

You can access the Pokmon Go app by tapping its icon on the Home screen.

Step 2: The second step is to tap the Pokeball icon that is located at the very bottom of the screen.

How to Disable AR in Pokemon Go on iPhone

To proceed, you must first tap the red and white ball that is located at the bottom of the screen.

Step 3: Select Settings from the menu located in the top-right corner of the screen.

How to Disable AR in Pokemon Go on iPhone

Tap the Settings button on your keyboard.

Step 4: To disable Niantic AR, scroll down and then tap the button that is located to the right of the word “Niantic AR.”

How to Disable AR in Pokemon Go on iPhone

Make sure the Niantic AR option is turned off.

When there is no check mark in the circle, the augmented reality feature is disabled. The image that you see above does not have AR enabled. Be aware that if you sign out of your account and then sign back in, you will be required to activate AR again the first time you try to catch a Pokemon after you have signed back into your account.

You should now be able to enable or disable this setting in Pokemon Go now that you are aware of how to turn off the augmented reality mode. If you discover circumstances in which you would benefit from making use of this setting, you may now do so.


Why is my Pokemon Go stuck in AR mode?

Allow access to the camera and location. Visit the Settings menu, then select Accessibility, and check that the Auto-rotate screen option is turned on. Try restarting the game and seeing if it grants you access to the AR mode.

Can you trick Pokemon Go walking?

If you have an Android handset, you may easily modify the location of your device by downloading an application that spoofs its GPS signal and using it. This will make Pokemon Go think that you are walking while in fact you are just fooling it. However, iPhone users will require a jailbroken handset in order to access the feature.

Can u play Pokemon Go without walking?

To provide a succinct response to your question: Yes, you can! You can play Pokemon Go without walking by making use of software if you are unable to go outside due to circumstances such as self-imposed seclusion or other specific periods. However, as a result of the growing number of players who were utilising these techniques, Niantic began lightly banning users who were using them.

Does Pokemon Go work on a treadmill?

The only activity that is taken into account by Adventure sync is the steps that are tracked by your specific health app. This indicates that it will monitor activities such as walking, mild jogging or slow running, using a treadmill, and possibly using an elliptical machine. It is possible that it will not track activities such as biking, skating, or scootering.