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If you have paired an Apple Watch with an iPhone, you can also display the watch's display on the smartphone. In addition, the Apple Watch display mirrored on the iPhone can be controlled in this larger display. In this guide I have summarized how it all works, which menu you can select and which inputs are used to operate the Apple Watch via the iPhone.
There are various methods to get the display content from Apple Watch to iPhone. On iPhones with Face ID, you can try triple-clicking the side button. On iPhones with Touch ID, press the home button three times instead. However, if this three-time press is already assigned something else, the clock can also be mirrored via the settings:
After you have started transferring the image content from the smartwatch to your smartphone, you can also operate the wearable from there. Various gestures and other inputs are available for this:
As the title suggests, you can (currently) only use the displays of the Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch Series 7 and Apple Watch Series 8 display and control on the iPhone. Also, for the function on the iPhone iOS 16 as well as on the Apple Watch Watch 9 necessary. Accordingly, you can also find the official instructions in the online manuals for these two systems: here. and here.. Do you have any questions or comments on the topic? Then please leave a comment :)
After graduating from high school, Johannes completed an apprenticeship as a business assistant specializing in foreign languages. But then he decided to research and write, which resulted in his independence. For several years he has been working for Sir Apfelot, among others. His articles include product introductions, news, manuals, video games, consoles, and more. He follows Apple keynotes live via stream.