How to pair Apple Watch with iPhone 14 and 14 Pro

Tech giant Apple announced a new batch of products, including three watches, four new models of iPhone 14 and AirPods Pro 2 At the official annual event that took place two weeks ago. Many loyal followers and fans have already got upgrades for their old devices.

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The The new iPhone 14 series It promises the best iPhone battery life yet, improved low-light photography, bigger screens, and more. It’s a worthy upgrade for those looking to get the latest technology from Apple.

The new iPhones are generally pretty easy to set up, considering the powerful data backup options the devices offer. You can also pair your Apple Watch, new or old, quite easily with the iPhone 14 and 14 Pro series. If you want to access data from your old watch on the new device, all you need is the Watch app and a saved backup.


Here’s how to pair your Apple Watch with your new iPhone 14 or iPhone 14 Pro

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Before starting the process, make sure of the following:

  1. Your iPhone 14/14 Plus/14 Pro/14 Pro Max must be connected to the internet.
  2. Enable Bluetooth on your iPhone.
  3. Complete any pending software updates for your iPhone.
  4. In case of pairing an old watch, make sure all the data of the previous watch is backed up in iCloud for a smooth experience.
  5. Keep your Apple Watch and iPhone close together until the pairing process is complete.

To pair a new or old Apple Watch with the latest iPhone 14/14 Pro, follow these steps:

  1. Download the Watch app on your iPhone.
  2. Turn on your Apple Watch, put it on your wrist, and hold it close to your iPhone.
  3. A message that says, “Use your iPhone to set up this Apple Watch” will appear on your phone. Click Continue. If the message does not appear, open the Watch app on your iPhone, tap All Watches, and then tap Add Watch.
  4. If you are setting the clock for yourself, tap Set up for myself. Otherwise, select the option to setup for a family member.
  5. Once the animation appears, place your watch face on the iPhone screen to fit the viewfinder. You can also choose to pair the watch manually and follow the instructions shown. Once done, your watch will be paired with your iPhone 14 or 14 Pro successfully.

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To finish setting up your watch, take a look at the following steps:

  1. If it’s a new watch, choose to set it up as a new watch. If it is an old watch and you want to restore the backup, choose restore. Choose the wrist you want to wear your watch on, then tap Continue. You will then have to read the terms and conditions and click Agree.
  2. Sign in with your Apple ID password. You can also choose to link your Apple ID later from the Watch app.
  3. Choose to create a passcode for your watch when prompted on your iPhone. You can avoid this step if you wish, but some services like Apple Pay will not be available without a passcode.
  4. Once all the new information is synced, your Apple Watch will be up to date and ready to use.

The previously promoted annual event revealed three new Apple Watch models, including the Series 8, SEAnd the Ultra. Each of these models caters to different needs, allowing users to upgrade their experience as required.