Easy Ways to Add Apple Watch Friends

Apple Watch offers you numerous features available right on your wrist, and those include communicating with others. You can call your friends, text, and even share your workout achievements. To do this, you need your contacts to be readily available on your Apple Watch. In this article, we offer you three easy ways you can add friends on your device and get in touch with them whenever you need.  

Use Apple Watch Phone App

The first way to add friends to your Apple Watch is the most obvious and easiest one. The way it works is that when you buy Apple Watch and sync it with your iPhone, your Contact list will be mirrored automatically. You will be able to see all your Contacts and Favorites right on Apple Watch without having to do anything special.

But, if this doesn’t happen for some reason, there are ways to overcome this issue, and we will discuss them further.

Walkie-Talkie App to Add Friends

walkie-talkie on smart watch

The Walkie-Talkie app undeniably offers a fun experience to those using Apple Watch. As you can tell from the name, the app allows you to have quick talks without establishing cellular calls. It works by using your Internet data and is definitely a great addition to your Watch.

If you want to chat with your friends and family in this way, you need to invite others who also have Apple Watches. To do this, just follow these simple steps:

  • The first step is to run the Walkie-Talkie app on Apple Watch. You can do this by clicking on the Digital Crown and choosing the app with a yellow background.

  • Next, you need to scroll to the bottom and click on the ‘Add Friends’ section.

  • After that, you will be able to look through the contact list and choose people that you want to invite to use Walkie-Talkie. Another person will receive an invitation from you, and when they accept it, you will be able to contact them in this way.

Apple Watch Activity App as Another Option

Apple Watch Activity App screenshot

Another way you can add friends to your device is with the help of the Apple Watch Activity app on your iPhone. It’s easy to do, and all you need is:

  • Go to the Activity app on your iPhone.

  •  At the bottom of the screen, you need to press ‘Sharing’ to open a new tab.

  • At the top of the screen, you have to press the plus sign.

  • You will then see the list of contacts. You can scroll through it and find a person that you want to invite and then press on the entry. It’s possible to add more than one person to invite to the Activity app at once.

  • When you select all people, you have to press ‘Send.’

Choose a Convenient Way to Add Friends

As you can see, there are several ways you can invite friends or add them to your list of contacts on Apple Watch. You can choose the most appropriate option depending on your preferences. All the proposed options take only several minutes, and you will be able to talk to others in no time.

Which method did you use when adding friends on your Apple Watch? Share this article and tell us what you think in the comments below.

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