Can you use an Apple Watch without a cellular plan
An Apple Watch GPS+Cellular does not need to have a data plan to work for you. You can use a cellular Apple Watch without buying a cellular plan from your cellphone carrier! … If you don't sign up for a cellular plan on your cellular version, you can use your watch like the GPS-only model.
How does an Apple Watch work without cellular
If your watch is connected to a Wi-Fi or mobile network
When your iPhone is off or out of range, your Apple Watch can use a Wi-Fi network to send and receive data. Your watch can also connect to a mobile network if it's a cellular model.
Can GPS Apple Watch receive texts
Apple Watch (GPS + Cellular) has all the same features, as well as built-in cellular. It gives you the freedom to send and receive text messages, answer phone calls, receive notifications, and stream Apple Music and Apple Podcasts — even when you don't have your iPhone with you.
Can you text on Apple Watch Series 3 GPS only
Yes – all models of Apple Watch, including Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS) – can be used to send and receive texts and to make and receive calls when your iPhone is nearby and connected to a cellular network and, potentially, also under other certain other circumstances (see below):
Can you still answer calls on Apple Watch without cellular
Answer: A: Answer: A: Cellular is not required to make or take calls or send or receive messages. However, you will need either the paired iPhone nearby, or if the iPhone is not nearby, a Wifi connection for the watch, and for the paired iPhone to be on, and have a cellular data connection or wifi available as well.
Can you call on Apple Watch without cellular
If your cellular carrier offers Wi-Fi calling, you can use your Apple Watch to make and receive calls over Wi-Fi instead of the cellular network—even when your paired iPhone isn't with you or is turned off. … Select the phone number or FaceTime address you want to call.
Can you text on a GPS only Apple Watch
Apple Watch (GPS only) lets you send and receive text messages, answer phone calls and receive notifications when it's connected to your iPhone via Bluetooth and Wi-Fi.
What is the difference between GPS and unlocked Apple Watch
GPS only means you have to have your phone with you to truly get the maximum out of the watch. Unlocked means you can use with any carrier that supports the watch.
Is it worth getting an Apple Watch with cellular
Yes, the Apple Watch is definitely worth it. No, the cellular feature isn't strictly necessary or required. It's optional. If you always bring your iPhone with you (even when exercising), your Apple Watch will use the iPhone's cellular service (or share its Wi-Fi connection).
Can I get text messages on Apple Watch without cellular
Question: Q: Can you text on Apple Watch without cellular? Yes, it can – subject to your Apple Watch and/or iPhone having the required connectivity.