In this guide check out how to boot iPhone in DFU mode\u00a0i.e., iPhone Recovery mode.\r\nDFU stands for Device Firmware Upgrade. You can promote or demote your OS by DFU mode as it simply sidestep the current OS installed on your iPhone. DFU mode is easier way as compared to iTunes because sometimes you get errors while restoring from iTunes. The benefit of putting your iPhone in DFU mode is that you can perform so many operations like jailbreaking, SIM unlocking, upgrading\/downgrading the firmware.\r\nBoot iPhone in DFU Mode\r\nJust follow some easy steps to boot iPhone recovery mode -\r\n\r\n \tTo put your iPhone through DFU mode, first of all, you must connect the device to your computer through USB cable.\r\n \tShut down your device by pressing the power button. Do not continue until your device is finally shut down.\r\n \tWhen your phone gets switched off then again press and hold the power button for some moment (minimum 3 seconds).\r\n \tWith the iPhone switched off, once again press and hold power button along with a home button for just 10 seconds.\r\n \tNow let go the power button but continue holding the home button for a further 15 seconds.\r\n \tAfter a few seconds you will get a message from iTunes informing that your device has been detected. Your iPhone\u2019s screen will stay blank.\r\n \tCongratulations! Now you\u2019re in DFU mode. A pop-up will inform you that iTunes has spotted an iPhone in DFU mode whenever you connect your iPhone to iTunes.\r\n\r\nSteps to Exit DFU mode\r\nSimply press and hold power and home buttons together for some moment. After that release the home button but continue pressing the power button. When you see Apple\u2019s logo on the screen your iPhone is exposed to DFU mode.\r\n\r\nSo, are you ready now to enter in the DFU mode in your Apple device in order to upgrade the firmware of your device.\r\nCompatibility\r\nThis guide works great with the following handsets:\r\n\r\n \tApple iPhone X\r\n \tApple iPhone Xs\r\n \tiPhone Xs Max\r\n \tiPhone 8\r\n \tApple iPhone 7\r\n \tiPhone 6 and all the iPhone models\r\n\r\nFix iPhone DFU Mode Errors:\r\nIt has been reported that several users have these problems in common:\r\n\r\n \tUnable to boot iPhone in DFU mode\r\n \tiPhone DFU model failed\r\n \tiphone dfu mode error 4005\r\n \tiphone dfu mode error 21\r\n \tiphone dfu mode error 4013\r\n \tiphone dfu mode error 4014\r\n\r\niPhone DFU Mode Tool Download\r\nThere are even tools which can boot your Apple iPhone in DFU mode using soft buttons.\r\n\r\nSo, the iPhone X DFU mode or iPhone Xs DFU mode means one and the same.