Learn how to connect and synchronize a SmartWatch to an iPhone or Android cell phone and enjoy all the functions that this new technology offers you. The SmartWatch are the perfect complement for your Smartphone and you can sync and have the range of your wrist functions such as messaging or calls.
But they not only depend on this synchronization, but you can download and install applications or widgets to use it independently. For example, if you exercise, you have the Pedometer function.
In addition, you can have and use statistics apps related to physical conditioning or health and at the same time play the music you want to listen to.
Other features that most SmartWatches have by default are applications that monitor daily activities or keep track of calories ingested or burned, so you can keep track of your physical condition. On the other hand, as with conventional clocks, you can see the time, date and set reminders or alarms whenever you want.
The best of all is that in the market you can find the one that best suits your style and your economy; ranging from the most colorful and fun to the most formal.
If you already purchased yours, continue reading and learn how to synchronize it with your smartphone, iPhone or Android, to get the most out of it.
Wear OS app
Wear OS is an Android-based operating system created by the Google company and used by most of the SmartWatches available on the market and other body devices.
On the official website of WearOS, you can find a description of the functions that it puts in the hands of its users, as well as a catalog of SmartWatch of big brands available in the market.
This operating system allows you to connect body devices with smartphones belonging to the Android or iOS platform to use telephone functionalities through a mobile application.
You can download it in the stores of each of these platforms for free and install it on your device to start the synchronization.
Synchronize Smartwatch with iPhone
The first thing you should do is download and install the Wear OS application on your device from the App Store. When the process is finished, with your SmartWatch turned on, access the application and search the list for the name corresponding to your body device and select it.
Additionally, set the language you want to display in case the default language is not your preference.
When the process begins, a synchronization code will be reflected on both devices, it must be the same, press Connect and wait for the process to finish.
After a few minutes, you will see a message confirming that both devices are synchronized and you can start using their functions, either by following the step-by-step guide or on your own.
If you have configured another SmartWatch with a mobile device, you must select the option Synchronize with a new device when starting the app and apply the steps listed above.
Synchronize SmartWatch with Android
To get started make sure your smartwatch and your smartphone are compatible. Also, that all the applications on your smartphone are updated so that the synchronization works correctly.
Enter the Google Play Store and search for the application with the name Android Wear, download it and install it on your device.
Next, you will see the name of your SmartWatch reflected on the screen, select it and press the OK button on the watch to start the synchronization.
At the end of the process, you will see a step-by-step guide that will help you learn to use your SmartWatch more easily, you will only have to practice a little to handle it perfectly.
In case you don’t see your SmartWatch on the app screen, go to your device’s settings, select the Notifications Settings section and activate notifications for the Android Wear app. Then follow the steps above.
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