How to Sync Music from iPhone to Apple Watch: 14 Steps
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Two Methods:Syncing or Synchronizing Music from iPhone to Apple WatchAfter successful syncing, follow some instructions to play music on Apple Watch

With only 2 GB of storage for music app on Apple Watch, you will not be able to be able to store huge volume of your favorite songs or playlists on it. However the constraints of storage will not prevent you from keeping some of your melodious songs on your watch. But you can easily, stream music from iPhone to your watch. You need to have iPhone with you to make it possible. If you want to play music on your watch without the help of iPhone, you would need to copy music from iPhone to Apple Watch. Before we know, how it is done, but before that we must have some brief description or discussion about Apple Watch. Apple watch is a smart watch made and developed by Apple Company or in short Apple Inc. It incorporates or in the sense, it is made for fitness tracking and mostly has many health oriented capabilities such as checking blood pressure, sugar levels, heart beats etc. As well as integration with the ‘Apple’ smart phone and other Apple products and services. This kind of device is available in three collections:-a) Apple watch sport b) Apple watch c) Apple watch edition. This watch is categorized by different combinations of cases and first or third party bands. Apple watch depends on a wirelessly connected iPhone 5 or above to perform many of its default functions like calling or texting. It is compatible or suitable with the iPhone 5 or latest models, through the use of Bluetooth or Wi-Fi. The Apple watch works with ‘Apple Pay’, a mobile payment system. It is capable of receiving phone calls and iMessage and SMS texts via a paired iPhone and can track fitness, run third party apps and use in Apple feature called “Handoff”. It can control Apple TV, and act as viewfinder for an iPhone camera, give the wearer or user directions via ‘Native Maps App’, and can store loyalty, cards and tickets in ‘Wallet’. Apple watch includes ‘Siri,’ a personal assistant app, which works as an intelligent personal assistant and knowledge navigator. The feature uses ‘natural language user interface’ to answer questions, Make recommendations and perform actions by delegating requests to set off web services such as Wolfram or Alpha. Apple watch uses a technology called “Force Touch”, which allows it to sense the amount force being applied to the display. If the watch battery depletes to less than one percent, the watch will automatically enter a ‘power reserve’ mode, which allows the user to continue reading the time for extra 72 hours. The watch then reverts to its normal mode when recharged. The feature can also be activated using ‘Battery Glance’.

EditMethod 1 of 2: Syncing or Synchronizing Music from iPhone to Apple Watch

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    Connect your Watch to its Magnetic Charging cable.
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    Go to the ‘Setting’ option on your iPhone and then turn on Bluetooth.
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    Launch the ‘Apple Watch’ app on your iPhone.
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    Tap on ‘Music’ option or switch.
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    Tap on ‘Synced Playlist’ option.
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    Now you have to tap on the ‘playlist’ option, which you want to sync with your Apple Watch.
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    You will see a message reading ‘Sync Pending’. It means music is being synced.

EditMethod 2 of 2: After successful syncing, follow some instructions to play music on Apple Watch

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    In order to listen to the synced playlist on your watch, it must be connected to Bluetooth headphones in pairing mode. You must have to require entering pass key or pin.
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    go to the ‘Settings’ on your Apple Watch and turn on Bluetooth.
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    Now you will need to choose Bluetooth headphones and enter a passkey or pin.
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    Once you have connected your headphone with the watch, Start the music app on your watch.
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    After that, Press firmly on the screen to bring up options.
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    Tap on the source.
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    Tap on the Apple Watch, Select your favorite song and enjoy your music.


  • So until now, you must be having a cool knowledge about iPhone and its features, functions & contents. It can be great for someone who is a knowledge geek or someone who had completely studied or gone through its manual.


  • But beware; if you are new to Apple Watch, then before using it go through the manual book or call your friend or an instructor who has the all the ‘How to use Apple watch’ knowledge. If you have internet connection in your home and if you can access it, you can also get all this information in the Apple guide. Use Apple guide for your reference.

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