How to Change Apple Watch Band: A Step-by-Step Guide

If you own an Apple Watch, there may come a time when you want to switch out the band. Whether you want to change up the style or your current band is worn out, it’s a simple process that you can do at home.

To begin, turn your Apple Watch over so the back is facing up. Look for a button on the band near the watch face. Hold down on the button and slide the band out. Repeat the process for the bottom part of the band, making sure to hold onto the black part, not the band itself.

To put on a new band, make sure the part of the band with the text is facing towards you. Slide the band into the slot until you hear it snap into place. Then, wrap the band around your wrist and secure it in place.

That’s all there is to it! With this simple guide, you can easily change your Apple Watch band and give your device a fresh new look.


Can I change Apple Watch band myself?
Change your band Hold down the band release button, then slide the band across to remove it. If the band doesn't slide out, press the band release button again and make sure that you hold it down. Make sure that the text on the band is facing you, then slide the new band in until you feel and hear a click.