How to Find Misplaced iPhone Using Apple Watch

Apple Watch is unique in more ways than one. It has quite a few interesting tricks that can win you over. Hidden underneath glances is a charming trick which not many Apple Watch users would have discovered as yet.

More often than not I misplace my iPhone somewhere or the other and have to spend plenty of time trying to find it. Though Find My iPhone feature does help me in tracing my iPhone, it requires some roundabout process. And if Find My iPhone is disabled on my iPhone, it becomes really difficult to search my device.

Sponsored Links

If you are also a bit forgetful just like me and often misplace your iPhone, there is something to cheer about. Apple Watch is equipped to trace your iPhone instantly. However, the Watch has a limitation as it uses Wi-Fi or about 300-foot Bluetooth connection in order to find your lost or stolen iPhone.

This trick may not be as effective as Find My iPhone feature due only to its limitation, but it is exactly what you’d want to locate your iPhone quickly. Here is how it works!

How to Ping your iPhone from Apple Watch

Step #1. Tap the Digital Crown to go to watch face (in case, you are not already there.)

Step #2. Swipe up on the watch face to bring up Glances.

Sponsored Links

Swipe Up Watch Face on Apple Watch

Step #3. Next up, you will need to swipe all the way to the left.

Step #4. You will see the Settings glance. There is a ping option-iPhone with audio lines. Tap on it.

Ping iPhone from Apple Watch

Watch out how to ping your iPhone from Apple Watch:

Sponsored Links

That’s it! You will hear a loud sound of your phone. In case, you have not been able to trace your device with just a tap, you can tap a few times until you are able to find your device. The best part of this smart little trick is that it works perfectly even if your iPhone is on silent mode.

Share your feedback with us on Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus. Also, don’t forget to download our app to read exciting stories on Apple and its products & services.

Dhvanesh Adhiya
Dhvanesh Adhiya is the founder and editor-in-chief who takes care of audio, visual, and textual contents uploaded on He is passionate about wonderful apps that change the way your iPhone interacts in your life.
- Advertisment -

Latest Articles

22 iPad and iPhone Apps Price Drop – 21 March 2019

What happens when you come to know that one of your favorite iPhone/iPad apps price has just dropped-and available at a huge discount? A...

27 Paid iPad and iPhone Apps Gone Free Today – 21 March 2019

iOS Games Gone Free TodayiOS Apps Gone Free TodayWhile there are tons of awesome apps available for free, a number of extraordinary ones come...

Best iPad Mini 5 Clear Cases in 2019: Show Your Precious Device’s Aesthetics

Apple has quietly introduced its iPad mini 5 during its week of surprise product launches. This low-priced tablet will surely get some takers. If...

New Shows on Netflix April 2019: New Month, New Shows, New Seasons!

April is here and thus, we are back with the list of New Shows on Netflix April 2019. We see some new series making...