Does Apple Care cover a stolen Apple Watch?
No – neither Apple’s Limited Warranty nor AppleCare+ provides for a replacement Apple Watch in the event that yours is stolen. Be sure to follow the instructions here in respect of your stolen Apple Watch: If your Apple Watch is lost or stolen – Apple Support.
What happens if my Apple watch is stolen?
Put your Apple Watch in Lost Mode
If your Apple Watch goes missing, you can immediately lock it from iCloud.com or your paired iPhone. Just place your watch in Lost Mode. Then you can send it a custom message with your phone number. So if someone finds your Apple Watch, they know how to contact you.
Does Apple cover stolen devices?
AppleCare+ with Theft and Loss
Get everything included in AppleCare+ and up to two incidents of theft or loss coverage every 12 months. … Theft and loss coverage requires you to have Find My iPhone enabled on your device at the time it is lost or stolen and throughout the claims process.
How do I claim my stolen Apple Watch?
On your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
- Open Find My and tap your Apple Watch.
- Tap Activate in the Mark As Lost section.
- Tap Continue.
- Enter a phone number where you can be reached, then tap Next.
- Enter a message that you want to show on the watch screen.
- Tap Activate.
How do I know if my Apple Watch is stolen?
How to find your Apple Watch if it’s been lost or stolen
- You can locate your Apple Watch using the Find My iPhone feature.
- Use the Find My iPhone app on your iPhone or log into iCloud.com on a computer.
- If your Apple Watch is nearby, you can play a sound to help you find it.
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How can I find the owner of an Apple Watch?
You can’t find the owner, nobody can find the owner. Hand it in as found property (police if you found it in the street, or a property office there is one for where it was found) and hope the owner guesses where they lost it.
Can someone unlock a stolen Apple Watch?
Wrist-detection on the Apple Watch is supposed to ensure that it will ask for the passcode if removed from your wrist, but as a YouTube video posted by iDownloadBlog demonstrates, a thief is able to reset the watch without having to enter the passcode. They are then free to pair it with any other iPhone.
Can someone reset a stolen Apple Watch?
Basically, a hard reset can be performed by thieves on a stolen Apple Watch by long-pressing on the side button until the power menu appears. Then you Force Touch on the display until a new option appears for “Erase all content and settings.” This option totally wipes the Watch clean.
Can a found Apple Watch be used?
If Activation Lock is enabled, then you will not be able to use the Apple Watch. I suggest that you hand it in to the police, locally to where you found it. Activation Lock prevents unauthorised use of Apple Watch if it is lost or stolen.
What do thieves do with stolen iPhones?
Thieves who realize that they can’t use the stolen iPhone will break the device into several parts and sell them to shady repair shops or stores for money. These types of stores need several parts of the iPhone, like the screen to fix someone else broken iPhone at a cheap rate.
Does AppleCare cover lost or stolen AirPods?
You can buy a replacement for a left or right AirPod or the Charging Case. Your replacement will be new. … AppleCare+ for Headphones does not cover lost or stolen AirPods.
Does AppleCare cover accidental damage?
AppleCare+ covers You for repair or replacement of Your device in the event of Accidental Damage or Battery Depletion and access to Technical Support from Apple (as set out in clause 4.5).