How to Sync a SmartWatch with Your Android or iPhone - Step by Step

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Also, you can have and use stats 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 the apps that they monitor daily activities o track calories ingested or burned, so you can keep track of your physical condition. On the other hand, as with conventional watches, you can see the time, date and set reminders or alarms whenever you want.

The best thing is that in the market you can find the one that best suits you fits your style and your economy; ranging from the most colorful and fun to the most formal.

If you have already purchased yours, read on and find out how to synchronize it with your smartphone, iPhone or Android, to make the most of it.

Wear the OS app

Wear OS is an Android based operating system created by the Google company and used by most of the smartwatches available in the market and other body devices.

On the official W aar OS page you can find a description of the functions it puts in the hands of its users, as well as a catalog of SmartWatches of the major brands available on the market.

This operating system allows you to connect body devices to Smartphones belonging to the platform Android or iOS to use the phone features via a mobile application.

You can download it for free in the stores of each of these platforms and install it on your device to start the synchronization.

Find out how to connect and sync a SmartWatch on a mobile with Wear OS

Next we'll show you how simple it can be connect and synchronize a SmartWatch on a mobile phone. And this through the use of an amazing application and it is none other than Wear OS. Best of all, this versatile tool can be used on any mobile device in use.

This means that it doesn't matter if your mobile uses the Android operating system or if it uses the iOS operating system. As there are versions for each system and we will teach you the steps to follow for connect and synchronize a SmartWatch on your mobile.

Your Android

To get started, make sure your smartwatch and smartphone are compatible. Also, that all applications on your smartphone are up to date so that the synchronization works correctly.

Enter the Google Play Store and search for the app with the name A, download it and install it on your device.

While your SmartWatch is on, turn on the Bluetooth and log into the Android Wear app on your mobile device. The announcement Start configuration will be displayed, press the Accept button after reading the Terms of Use and Privacy.

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 how to use your SmartWatch more easily, you will just 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 settings, select the section Notification settings and turn on notifications for the Android Wear app. Then follow the steps above.

Your iPhone

The first thing to do is download and install the Wear OS application on your device from the App Store. At the end of the process, with your SmartWatch turned on, access the application and search in the list for the name corresponding to your body device and select it.

Also, set the language you want to display in case the default language is not your preference.

When the process begins, a sync code will be reflected on both devices, it must be the same, press Connect and wait for the process to complete.

After a few minutes you will see a confirmation message that both devices are synchronized and you can start using their functions, following the guide step by step or by yourself.

If you have set up another SmartWatch with a mobile device, you need to select the option Synchronize with a new device when launching the app and apply the steps listed above.

Find out how to save your smartwatch's battery so it doesn't drain quickly.

How to sync a Chinese smartwatch

The Chinese SmartWatches have a very evident peculiarity and that is that their connection with smartphones is usually a bit unstable. And therefore we can get through with some timing issues, such as when receiving notifications. But if we use the right tool we can synchronize our Chinese SmartWatch with the mobile phone without major inconveniences.

The tools we will use to ensure that the synchronization is done and maintained, thus solving the connection problems. It is known as «Media Tek Smart Device» which you can get in the virtual store of your mobile device. In other words, from the App Store if you have an iPhone or from the Play Store if you have an Android.

Another advantage of using this application is that it is free, but you need to uninstall the 'Bluetooth Notifier' application from your smartphone. Or you can also just turn it off, being one of the App that has more problems connecting the mobile with your SmartWatch.  Now you just have to go to the virtual store and look for the App to be able to download it.

Once you have identified "Media Tek Smart Device" you need to click on the "Install" option, then click "Accept" and wait for the installation process to complete. Once the installation is complete, open the application and follow the system instructions. And in this way you have synchronized your Chinese smartwatch with your smartphone.

Please visit How to Take Screenshots on SmartWatch with Android Wear so you can continue learning more about these devices.

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