How to Check Apple Watch Battery: A Quick and Easy Guide

Check your battery charge You can check your Apple Watch battery's charge level in several places: Swipe up on the watch face to open Control Center and find the battery percentage . On some watch faces, you can add a battery complication. On your iPhone, you can add a battery widget to show any connected Apple Watch.

Keeping track of your Apple Watch’s battery level is crucial, especially if you rely on it frequently throughout the day. Fortunately, there are a couple of ways to check your battery level on your Apple Watch.

The first and fastest way is to swipe up from the bottom of your Apple Watch’s clock face. Once you swipe up, you’ll see the battery percentage remaining on your watch. You can tap on the percentage to make it larger and easier to read. However, keep in mind that you’ll need to log in to your watch before you can swipe up, which can be inconvenient.

Another way to check your Apple Watch’s battery level is through your iPhone. If your iPhone is paired with your Apple Watch, you can see your watch’s battery percentage on your iPhone’s battery widget. To access the battery widget, swipe all the way to the left on your iPhone’s home screen until you see your widgets. If you don’t have the battery widget added, you can add it by tapping “Edit” at the bottom of the screen and selecting “Battery.” Once you’ve added the battery widget, you’ll see the remaining battery percentage for your Apple Watch and your iPhone.

Keeping track of your Apple Watch’s battery level is important to ensure that you don’t run out of battery during the day. With these simple methods, you can easily check your battery level and keep your Apple Watch charged and ready to go.


How do I check my Apple Watch battery on my iPhone?
Swipe right on the iPhone home screen.Scroll to the bottom of the screen and tap Edit.Tap plus (+) next to Batteries to make it active. ... Tap Done to save your changes.Go to the Today view and look for the Batteries section.
Why is my Apple Watch battery draining so fast?
The longer the display is on, the faster the battery drains. You don't want the screen to light up every time you reach for your coffee or use your hand to adjust your eyeglasses. It's wise to turn off "Wake Screen on Wrist Raise," especially if you do a lot of computer or lifting work.
How do I check battery health?
Open the Settings app on your phone and go to the Battery.Under the Battery section, tap the three-dot icon on the top right corner and click on Battery Usage to find the list of apps consuming the most power since the last charge.More items...
What is the battery life of the Apple Watch?
Apple Watch is so capable you'll want to wear it all day long. So we made sure we gave it a battery that lasts all day, too. Our goal for battery life is 18 hours after an overnight charge, factoring in things like checking the time, receiving notifications, using apps, and doing a 60-minute workout.