If you have a connected device data plan (a flat fee for a set amount of data per month) with Verizon, adding an Apple Watch costs $5 per month as well as a $30 activation fee when you add it to your plan. You can activate the Apple Watch on a single device plan that offers 1GB of data for $10 per month.
How much does it cost to add a line to Verizon for an Apple Watch?
A $10/month line access fee is charged for each connected device that shares your monthly data. Or, you can add a monthly plan that’s just for your connected device. Can I activate a device I already own with a Verizon connected device plan?
Does an Apple Watch count as a line on Verizon?
It is actually a separate line, especially to the accountants at Verizon, and it has a different telephone number for billing purposes but past that it does share the iPhones number. With some carriers you can call the billing number for the Watch and complete the telephone call.
Does adding an Apple Watch increase your phone bill?
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 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.
Why do I have to add a line for Apple Watch?
Answer: A: 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.
Can I add a smartwatch to my Verizon plan?
Many smartwatches have built-in cellular connectivity to function independently of a phone but require a separate smartwatch data plan. Adding your smartwatch to a Verizon Unlimited plan and Number Share – Mobile will give you the flexibility to call on 5 devices wherever you go – without your phone.
Do you have to pay monthly for an Apple Watch with cellular?
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.
Can I use my Apple Watch if I leave my phone at home?
When your iPhone is off or out of range, your Apple Watch can use a Wi-Fi network to send and receive data. Your watch can also connect to a cellular network if it’s a cellular model. And if you’ve set up an Apple Watch for a family member, they can use a cellular or Wi-Fi connection with their watch.
What is the point of having an Apple Watch?
It’s the ultimate device for a healthy life. Apple Watch can do what your other devices can’t because it’s on your wrist. When you wear it, you get a fitness partner that measures all the ways you move, meaningful health insights, and a connection to the people and things you care about most.
Can you answer calls on Apple Watch without cellular?
Answer: A: Answer: A: Cellular is not required to make or take calls or send or receive messages. However, you will need either the paired iPhone nearby, or if the iPhone is not nearby, a Wifi connection for the watch, and for the paired iPhone to be on, and have a cellular data connection or wifi available as well.
How far away can Apple Watch be from iPhone?
While an iPhone is normally paired with Apple Watch over Bluetooth, this limits the connection to a maximum distance of approximately 100 feet. When Apple Watch and its paired iPhone are both on the same Wi-Fi network, they will remain connected even when Bluetooth is out of range.