Will Apple Watch cellular bought in US work in UK?

A GPS+Cellular Apple watch bought in the U.S will not work with cellular carriers in the U.K. It will work as a GPS-only watch. A GPS only watch will work anywhere in the world, but has no way to have cellular service when away from the paired iPhone.

Can I use Apple Watch cellular in another country?

About international roaming

Unlike iPhone, there isn’t a worldwide Apple Watch model that supports all cellular bands used globally. When your Apple Watch is connected to your iPhone or a previously joined Wi-Fi network, you can still use all the features of your Apple Watch, even if cellular isn’t available.

Does US Apple Watch cellular work in Europe?

Answer: A: Answer: A: GPS only Apple Watch will work anywhere around the world as long as your iPhone is nearby. Carriers will not attempt to connect to an Apple Watch that does not use the correct radio.

Is Apple Watch cellular region locked?

They are not region locked, but there are different models with different LTE bands. It appears that the UK and Japanese Apple watches use the same LTE bands, so it should work.

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Does Apple Watch cellular work on any network?

Unlike iPhone, there isn’t a worldwide Apple Watch model that supports all cellular bands used globally. When your Apple Watch is connected to your iPhone or a previously joined Wi-Fi network, you can still use all the features of your Apple Watch, even if cellular isn’t available.

What should I do to my iPhone when traveling internationally?

Here are our six best recommendations for what you should do to your iPhone before traveling abroad.

  1. Make sure your iPhone is unlocked. …
  2. Familiarize yourself with WiFi-based services. …
  3. Turn off data roaming before you go. …
  4. Get an eSIM data plan. …
  5. Reset your usage statistics. …
  6. Update your multi-factor authentication steps.

Will my US Apple Watch work in Germany?

Answer: A: Answer: A: They will work together fine, no issues there. But the U.S Apple watch will not be able to connect to German cellular carriers for Cell service and will depend entirely on the iPhone for calls and messages.

Will my Apple Watch work in France?

Yes. The watch will have all the functions it normally has when you are back in USA (subject to a few things being not available in France). By default the watch uses the pairing link over Bluetooth to pass all its traffic via your iPhone.

Does Apple Watch work in Switzerland?

U.S Apple Watches will not work with cellular carriers in Europe, due to the difference in supported cell bands. They will work like GPS only watches normally without the cell service being activated however.

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Can I change the region on my Apple Watch?

Choose language or region

Open the Apple Watch app on your iPhone. Tap My Watch, go to General > Language & Region, tap Custom, then tap Watch Language.

Are Apple watches locked to a network UK?

While you can pair the watch with a phone on any UK network just like previous models, you’ll only be able to use the stand-alone LTE if you’re on EE. Apple has confirmed that the watch itself is not locked to EE, so it will play nicely with any network, once support has been added (that’s the advantage of an eSIM).

Why does my Apple Watch cellular not work?

On your iPhone, tap Watch > My Watch > Cellular > Cellular Data Usage to check your overall data usage. Remove and re-add your cellular plan. Try removing and re-adding your cellular plan. On your iPhone, tap Watch > My Watch > Cellular > i > Remove > Remove then tap Add a New Plan to start afresh.

Do you have to pay a monthly fee for Apple Watch cellular?

Answer: A: As you describe the way you want to use your Apple Watch, then yes, you have to pay for cellular service on the Apple Watch. If you get a GPS only Apple Watch, or you do not activate the cellular radio, then the Apple Watch can do Everything the cellular model can do As Long As your iPhone is nearby.