Today Apple news, How to Use Your Apple Watch to Find Your iPhone.
We’ve all done it. Put your iPhone down and then forgot where it is. Fortunately, if you have an Apple Watch running watchOS 7, and you’re also running iOS 14, there are a few ways to find your lost device.
Find your iPhone With your Apple Watch
How it works:
- Slide your finger upward on the face of your Apple Watch (the screen that shows the time and shows complications). This brings up the control center.
- Press the ‘Ping iPhoneicon shown below.
- Your iPhone will then make a sound, helping you locate it.
To make it even easier to find a lost device, you can also activate the Apple Watch iPhoneflash as it makes the sound. Do this:
- Follow step 1 above,
- Hold the ‘Ping iPhone’icon.
This is a great accessibility feature for people who are deaf or have hearing loss. Even if you don’t, it’s a useful feature if you’ve misplaced your iPhone in the dark.