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What you need to know about Apple Watch 3

What you need to know about Apple Watch 3

Series 3 and cellular connectivity

Apple Watch Series 3 comes in two models—Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS) and Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular). also, all Apple Watch models came with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi.

When you have customers who are interested in the Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular) model, there are some important things you should share about cellular connectivity. 

Here are some examples of things you might want to know. You should tailor the conversation to what apple watch offerings are.

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What you need

  • Every Apple Watch requires an iPhone. And to use Apple Watch Series 3 with cellular, you’ll need an iPhone 6 or later with iOS 11 or later. You’ll also need an eligible wireless service plan.

  • Good news, your Apple Watch will share the same phone number as your iPhone. And Apple Watch seamlessly connects to our cellular network whenever it’s not connected to your iPhone or Wi-Fi. So you’ll never miss an important call or message, even if your phone isn’t with you.” Service providers may be charging different plans for Apple Watch.

  • Your Apple Watch and iPhone service provider must be the same. you must check the cellular service to see if your service provider offers cellular service for your Apple Watch.

  • You’ll need a data plan for cellular service. Your carrier will have more information on which plan you’re eligible for.

  • To help get you started on activating apple watch, many network carriers are offering special introductory cellular plans at launch.”

What you need to know about Apple Watch 3

What you need to know about Apple Watch 3

How to activate cellular service

  1. Apple Watch with cellular has an eSIM in it, so there’s no need to get a SIM card or transfer the SIM from another device. Activation happens over the air.”
  2. It’s easy to get started. When you pair your Apple Watch to your iPhone, you’ll be prompted to set up cellular service and guided through a few simple steps.
  3. If you choose not to set up cellular service during the initial Apple Watch setup process, you can always go back later to the Apple Watch app on your iPhone and select Cellular under My Watch to sign up.

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