Apple Watch® - Display Settings

Note The steps below apply to the following models:

  • Apple Watch Series 3
  • Apple Watch Series 4

  1. From the Watch face screen, press the Digital Crown to access the Apps screen.
    Digital Crown
  2. Tap Settings Note (bottom-center, may require scrolling).
  3. Tap Brightness & Text Size.
  4. Slide the brightness scale to the right or left to adjust screen brightness.
  5. Tap Text Size then tap the letters to the left (smaller) or right (larger) side of the scale to adjust.
  6. Tap Text Size (upper-left) to return to the previous screen.
  7. Tap the Bold text switch to turn on Switch on icon or off Switch off icon.
    Note Changing this setting requires a restart of the watch; to confirm, tap Continue to restart.