GizmoWatch™ - Activate / Set Up Device - Apple® iPhone®

Note Notes:

  • Ensure all devices (Guardians, Caregivers, etc.) update to the most recent version of the GizmoHub app.
  • Ensure the date and time settings on the parent device are set automatically.
  • The GizmoWatch can't activate if you have a data, text or Caller ID block on either the Gizmo device or the caregiver's smartphone.
  • If you're activating a replacement GizmoWatch, delete the previous device.
  • Check out this interactive demo for more help.


  1. Power the watch on by pressing the Power button.
    Note You'll hear audible prompts telling you that it's activating.
    Gizmo front screen
  2. Once you're alerted the activation is complete, install the GizmoHub app.
  3. If not already open, tap the GizmoHub app from your iPhone then follow on the onscreen prompts.
  4. To continue, tap the checkmark checkmark icon on the watch.
    Note The watch is activated when it reads out the GizmoWatch's mobile number.
  5. From the 'Let's Get Started!' screen, choose one of the following:
  6. Enter your email address and password, then tap Sign In.
    sign in gizmo screen
  7. Tap Add Your Child's Info then enter the following:
    Note If you're activating a replacement GizmoWatch, skip to step 9.
    • Name
    • Gender
    • Birth Month
    • Birth Year
    • Your relationship to child
  8. Tap Add Child.
  9. Tap Add Gizmo.
  10. Tap Get Started.
    Note When prompted, tap Allow.
  11. Tap 'Scan QR Code' or tap 'Don't have a QR code' then follow the onscreen prompts.
    sign in gizmo screen
  12. Tap the Checkmark icon checkmark icon on the GizmoWatch to start the pairing process.
  13. To continue, from the 'Add... number to your contacts' screen tap one of the following:
    Note If prompted, tap OK.
    • Yes, add to contacts
    • Don't add to contacts
  14. From the 'Success!' screen, tap Continue.
  15. From the 'Set up Security PIN' screen, enter a security PIN then enter it again to confirm.
    Note If you don't want a Security PIN, tap Skip.
    set up security pin
  16. From the GizmoHub navigation screen, tap X to enter the app.
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