How to Connect Galaxy Watch to Phone

To get started, you need to connect the watch to your phone using the Wear OS by Google app.

To start:

  • Charge your watch and phone.
  • Turn on Bluetooth on your phone.
  • Make sure the devices are compatible.

How to install the Wear OS by Google app

The Wear OS by Google app can be downloaded from Google Play.

To connect the watch to your phone for the first time, follow these steps:

  1. Turn on the clock.
  2. Open the Wear OS app on your phone.
  3. Click Tune.
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions to select your language and accept the Terms of Use.
  5. Follow the instructions on the phone screen until you see the name of your watch.
  6. Click on the name of the watch. If you do not see the name, try one of these methods.
  7. Codes will appear on the phone and watch.
    • If the codes match, click To plug on the phone. This may take several minutes.
    • If the codes do not match, restart the watch and try again. Codes still do not match? Use troubleshooting tips.
    • Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup.

    When the watch is connected to the device, Wear OS is visible in the Wear OS app. "Connected". Otherwise, appears on the watch’s screen. "Off".

    If you have already connected devices

    How to connect the watch to another phone

    You cannot bind a watch to multiple devices at the same time. To connect a new phone, disconnect the current one.

    How to Connect Galaxy Watch to Phone

    Note. After resetting the clock, all data and applications will be deleted.

    1. On the watch click "Settings" " title =">">System " title =">"> Disable and reset settings.
    2. Open the Wear OS app on the phone you want to connect.
    3. Click Tune.
    4. When the watch restarts, follow the on-screen instructions.
    5. Follow the instructions on the phone screen until you see the name of your watch.
    6. Click on the name of the watch. If you do not see the name, try one of these methods.
    7. Codes will appear on the phone and watch.
      • If the codes match, click Confirm on the device. This may take several minutes.
      • If the codes do not match, restart the watch and try again. Codes still do not match? Use troubleshooting tips.
      • Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup.

      How to connect another couple of hours to the phone

      You can connect several hours to your Android phone at once. To add another watch, follow these steps:

      1. Open the Wear OS app on your phone.
      2. Next to the name of the connected watch, click on the drop-down icon " title =">">New watch.
      3. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup.

      How to change the clock interface language

      The interface language of your watch matches the language on your phone. To change it, select a different language on the phone.

      Additional Information

      Can’t set the clock? Use troubleshooting tips.

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