Connect your watch with your phone

To get the most out of your Android wear watch, connect your watch with the Android Wear app on your phone. 

Note: Other than turning Bluetooth on, you won't need to use the Settings app on your phone.

Before you start, make sure your watch and phone are compatible

  1. Turn on your watch.
  2. On your phone, open the Android Wear app Android Wear . Tap Set it up.
  3. When you see your watch’s name, tap it.
  4. You’ll see a code on your phone and watch.
    • If the codes are the same: On your phone, tap Pair. Pairing can take a few minutes, so be patient.
    • If the codes are different: Restart your watch and try again. If the codes still don't match, try these troubleshooting steps.
  5. To finish set up, follow the onscreen instructions. Make sure the box for notifications to Android Wear is checked.

When your phone and watch are paired, you’ll see "Connected" on the Android Wear app on your phone. When they’re not paired, you’ll see Disconnected disconnect on your watch’s screen.

Change your watch's language

Your watch's language will be the same as your phone's. To change the language on your watch, switch to a new language on the device it's connected with.

Connect multiple watches to your Android phone

You can pair multiple watches to a single Android phone or tablet. If your watch is connected to an iPhone, you won't be able to pair multiple watches to it.

  1. On your phone, open the Android Wear app Android Wear.
  2. Next to the connected watch's name, tap the Down Arrow Down Arrow and then Add a new watch.
  3. Follow the instructions on the screen.

Note: You can’t pair a watch with more than one phone or tablet.

Related help

If you're having trouble connecting your watch, try these troubleshooting steps.

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