Use music player
Set up mobile data on your smartwatch
Install apps from Galaxy Apps
Call a phone number
You need to activate your smartwatch before using it for the first time and after a factory reset.
Turn on your smartwatch
Tap and hold the Home key until your smartwatch is turned on.
Tap the language icon.
Tap the required language.
Connect your smartwatch and your mobile phone using Bluetooth
Please note, if you're not using a Samsung mobile phone, there may be some differences in relation to the following steps.
Place your smartwatch next to your mobile phone.
On your mobile phone: Tap Galaxy Wearable.
On your mobile phone: Tap START THE JOURNEY.
On your mobile phone: Tap Galaxy Watch 42mm.
On your mobile phone: Tap OK.
On your mobile phone: Check that the code is identical to the code displayed on your smartwatch and confirm the connection on both devices.
On your mobile phone: Tap Agree to all..
On your mobile phone: Tap NEXT.
Select Samsung account setting
Your Samsung account is used to install new apps, watch faces and more on your smartwatch.
On your mobile phone: To use your Samsung account, tap SIGN IN and follow the instructions on the screen to log on to your Samsung account.
On your mobile phone: To set up your Samsung account at a later time, tap SKIP.
Set up mobile data
On your mobile phone: To set up mobile data on your smartwatch, follow the instructions on the screen to finish setting up your smartwatch.
On your mobile phone: To set up mobile data on your smartwatch later, tap SKIP.
On your mobile phone: When this screen is displayed, your smartwatch is activated and synchronised with your mobile phone.
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