Apple Watch® - Turn Bluetooth® On / Off

Note Notes:

  • The steps below apply to the Apple Watch Series 3 and newer models.
  • Your Apple Watch uses Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and cellular to stay in constant contact with your iPhone.
  • To disable these wireless connections, turn Airplane mode on.
  • For additional help, refer to: Apple Watch Support.


  1. From the Watch face screen, press the Digital Crown to access the Apps screen.
    Press the Digital Crown
  2. Tap the Settings icon Settings icon.
  3. Tap Bluetooth.
  4. Tap the Bluetooth switch to turn on On switch icon or off Off switch icon.