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To take full advantage of the many features of an Apple Watch, you must turn on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth on your paired iPhone.
Below, we detail how to connect your Apple Watch to a Wi-Fi network, and which Apple Watch features are available with and without Wi-Fi.
Check out the products mentioned in this article:
iPhone XS (From $999 at Apple)
Apple Watch Series 4 (From $399 at Apple)
Apple Watch Series 3 (From $279 at Apple)
Why you need Bluetooth and Wi-Fi on an Apple Watch
The Apple Watch communicates with its paired iPhone using Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. It can also use a cellular network to stay connected, but only the most recent models have this feature (Series 4 and Series 3). The Watch switches between these options automatically to create the most power-efficient connection.
How to turn on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth on your Apple Watch’s paired iPhone
1. Open the Control Center on your iPhone by swiping up from the bottom of any screen, or from the top-right of the screen on iPhone X models.
2. Tap the Wi-Fi and Bluetooth icons, which will be colored blue when turned on and gray when off.
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Source:: Businessinsider – Tech