Amazing tips for your Apple Watch
The Apple Watch is one of (if not) the best smart watches you can buy right now, that’s if you have an iPhone. The Apple Smart Watch is a wonderful piece of technology and is great for everything you need of a smart watch, it has excellent fitness tracking, great connectivity, gorgeous screen and a great battery life.
The Apple Watch only gets better when you learn of the little tricks you can use to make the most of your smart watch. Most of these tips will not be known straight away as they are not pushed by Apple, if you do know them, you are already a master of the Apple Watch. Follow the steps below to find 3 amazing tips that will help you make the most of your Smart watch!
Use the Apple Watch as a camera remote
This is one of the most underated features on the Apple Watch, this is perfect for people who always take selfies or love taking photos. You can use your Apple Watch to act as a remote for your iPhones camera, it allows you to see the photo being taken and allowing you to press the shutter button to take it. To set it up, just use the camera app on the Apple Watch and make sure that the iPhone is taking the picture you desire.
Use your hand to mute notifications
The Apple Watch excels in giving you notifications straight to your wrist, allowing you to look quick and not waste time. This can be a pain though, especially if you don’t know how to mute notifications. There is a feature that allows you to mute all notifications without having to go into the settings or without having to go on your iPhone. All you need to do is cover the watch face with your hand. To turn this setting on:
- Go onto your iPhone
- Go to My Watch
- Sounds & Haptics
- Turn on cover to mute
Clear any water from the speaker
If you own an Apple Watch 2 or newer, you will have waterproofing on your device, water can still build up in the speaker though. This could possibly lead to damage or distorted audio sounds from the watch. Apple have offered a great fix for this by giving you a feature to remove the water. All you have to do is:
- Swipe up from the bottom
- In control center, tap on the water drop icon
- This will put it into water mode
- Turn the crown to unlock the watch and clear water from the speaker
*Note – Use this feature every time you get it wet*