Do I need an additional line for an Apple Watch?
Apple Watch neither needs nor supports using a separate phone number / cellular plan for the watch. The full range of features is available when Apple Watch and iPhone are connected. Whenever possible, the devices will connect via Bluetooth.
Do I need a separate phone bill for my Apple Watch?
Apple Watch does not have built-in cellular capability, so does not require a separate plan or charge. Any calls placed, text messages sent and/or cellular data used by Apple Watch are provided via the paired iPhone, so are charged as part of your iPhone’s plan and bill.
Do you need a separate plan for Apple Watch Series 6?
When connected to your paired iPhone via Bluetooth, for data usage Apple Watch relies on the iPhone’s connection to the Internet, whether via Wi-Fi or cellular data. This usage does not require a separate service plan for the Apple Watch.
Does an Iwatch work without a plan?
Apple watches do not need their own plan. However, the Apple series 3 offers two options an Apple Watch Series 3 GPS version & an Apple Watch Series 3 GPS + Cellular version. Both do not require you to have your own plan in order to function.
Does an Apple Watch count as a line?
Answer: A: It uses the iPhone’s phone number but your carrier will charge extra per month (less than for an extra line). Only a few carriers presently support the watch.
Does Apple Watch have a monthly fee?
No, you do not have to pay a monthly charge to use your watch. As long as you have your paired iPhone with you, you can answer and make calls from your watch, send messages, etc., without paying the $10 monthly fee. You only have to pay if you want to use your watch as a phone, independently of your iPhone.
How close does your phone have to be to your Apple Watch?
Normal Bluetooth range is around 33 feet / 10 meters, but this will vary in practice due to wireless interference. Whenever your watch can’t connect to the iPhone, it will attempt, as a fallback, to connect to a known, compatible Wi-Fi network.
What is the difference between Apple Watch SE and 6?
The Watch Series 6 has the latest S6 chipset from Apple while the Series SE has the S5 system. While the Watch SE’s setup isn’t as advanced as the Series 6, Apple said the SE is twice as fast as 2017’s Series 3. One major update that’s only on the Watch Series 6 are sensors that measure your blood oxygen levels.