Of course, Apple Watch is undoubtedly the best smartwatch available in the market. But, everyone cannot afford it. Hence, there are a number of budget-friendly Android Wear smartwatches available in the market which has been designed to offer top-notch user experience like Apple Watch.
Though Apple’s wearable device has been designed to work with an iPhone. But do you know that a few Android Wear smartwatches like ASUS ZenWatch 2, Huawei Watch, Fossil Q Founder, Watch Urbane, TAG Heuer, and more are also compatible with an iPhone?
Pair Android Wear Watch with an iPhone, and them your smartwatch can access notifications, watch faces, Google Now and more. Besides they can also sync your preferences and information, like favorite places, sports teams, stocks, and media. Let’s find out how to set up and use an Android Watch with an iPhone.
How to Set up and Use Android Wear Watch with iPhone
- Make sure your iPhone is running iOS 8.2 or above.
- Ensure your Android Wear Watch support iPhone.
Step #1. First up, you need to download Android Wear app on your iPhone.
Step #2. Now, turn on your Android Watch and make sure your watch is reset to factory settings.
Step #3. Next, you have to launch the Android Wear app on your iPhone. Now, follow the instructions, until you find Connect to your watch screen.
Step #4. On your Android Wear watch, you have to select your language.
Step #5. Go ahead with the instructions until you see the Android Wear model on your iPhone.
Step #6. On your iPhone, you need to tap the model number and accept Bluetooth Pairing Request.
After you have successfully paired your devices, sign into your Google account. (In case, you have not yet signed to it.)
Step #7. Next, you will have to turn on watch notifications, location and enable calendar if you want.
Now, you can customize your Android Wear Watch using the iPhone app. You can change watch faces, layout and more. Due to some limitations, Android Wear devices may not work as competently as Apple Watch but they have the quality to be worth a try.
If you can’t afford to buy Apple’s wearable device, Android Wear devices can be the best alternative. Whether it’s design or functionality, they can stand up to your wishes.
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