How to connect a Samsung Galaxy Watch to a New Smartphone

When you get a new phone, you want to – stat – use it with all your devices. However, if you have a Samsung Galaxy Watch, pairing it with your new Android or iPhone can be difficult. Don’t worry, we are here to help. Your Galaxy Watch can only connect to one phone at a time, and the setup process involves resetting your watch and pairing it with your new phone. Connecting a Samsung Galaxy Smartwatch to a new phone can be a little confusing. Unfortunately, it’s not as easy as just tapping a connect button.

Modern smart watches like the Galaxy Watch can also be used without a smartphone and we will explain how to activate this function. The Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 and Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 Classic smartwatches were launched globally in August and arrived in India just later in the same month. Below we have mentioned the steps to connect Samsung Galaxy Watch to New Smartphone.

How to Connect and Use Galaxy Watch with a New Phone

  • Swipe up from the main watch face.
  • Tap Settings.
  • Tap General.
  • Tap Connect to new phone.
  • If you want to keep settings and other data from your watch, tap Backup data and follow the prompts on your phone.
  • Tap Continue.
  • Your watch will factory reset itself in preparation for connecting to a new phone. Set your watch down, and pick up the phone you want to connect.
  • Download and install the Galaxy Wearable (Android) or Galaxy Watch (iPhone) app.
  • Tap Start.
  • Wait for the app to find your watch, and tap Galaxy Watch when it appears.
  • Pair taps.
  • Tap Sign in.
  • Tap Continue.
  • Tap Continue.
  • Tap Allow.
  • Tap Agree.
  • Wait for the watch to connect.
  • Tap Continue, or sign in to Google if prompted.
  • Tap Next if you backed up your watch details in step five, or Skip if you didn’t.
  • Tap Restore.
  • Wait for the app to restore your backup.
  • Your Samsung watch is now connected.

Final Words

That’s it with our article on how to set up Galaxy Watch to New Phone. If you also want to know how to set up and use your Galaxy Watch to the new smartphone, follow the steps mentioned above.

I hope you understand this article, How to connect a Samsung Galaxy Watch to a New Smartphone.

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