How to Pair Your Smartwatch with Android Phone?

With the advancement of technology, amazing new Smartwatches have entered the market, capturing the interest of many. Brands like Sony, Samsung, and Huawei have played a significant role in introducing the wide array of smartwatches we see today. Equipped with a touchscreen interface, smartwatches can perform many tasks a traditional watch cannot manage.


In fact, smartwatches offer functions closely resembling those of smartphones. They host mobile apps and have the ability to connect to Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Additionally, smartwatches can function as portable media players and support placing and receiving calls, messages, among other functionalities.

There are two methods you can use to pair your smartwatch with your device. Each method is straightforward and easy to follow. Choose the one that is most convenient for you to establish a successful connection.

1. Basic Pairing via Bluetooth

This foundational method lays the groundwork for establishing a wireless connection between your gadgets. When Bluetooth pairing is successful, it bridges the communication gap, allowing smooth connections. Your smartwatch will be able to receive notifications, mirror apps, and even manage calls and music from your phone wirelessly.

By following a few simple steps, you make sure your smartwatch becomes a handy extension of your smartphone.

Step 1: Turn Bluetooth On on Your Android Phone

First, turn on Bluetooth on your phone to allow for a successful connection process.

  1. Open the Settings app on your Android phone.
  2. Navigate to Bluetooth.
  3. Slide the toggle to turn Bluetooth on.
Turning on Bluetooth on your Android phone

Step 2: Enable Discoverable Mode

Next, make your phone visible to other devices by enabling the discoverable mode.

  1. Open the Settings app on your phone.
  2. Tap Bluetooth and turn it on.
  3. Activate the toggle for Discoverable mode.
discoverable mode
Turning on Discoverable Mode

Step 3: Turn on Your Smartwatch

Make sure your smartwatch is turned on before beginning the pairing process. Locate the power button, long-press it until the device turns on, then wait for the pairing screen with a phone and watch icon.

power button
Turning on your Smartwatch by pressing the power button

Step 4: Pair the Smartwatch with Your Android Phone

Now, pair your smartwatch with your phone by following the procedure below:

  1. Navigate to the Bluetooth screen on your phone.
  2. With Bluetooth enabled, tap Search for Devices or Scan for Devices at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Select your Smartwatch from the list of devices.
  4. A new screen will display a code. Make sure the code on your phone matches the one on your smartwatch. Tap Pair on your phone to connect the two devices.
  5. Your smartwatch and Android phone are now successfully connected and ready for use.
Pairing your phone with a smartwatch

Note: Make sure your devices are within close range to ensure a successful connection. Also, consider using third-party apps like Smart Connect for full functionality of your watch.

2. Use of SpeedUp Smartwatch App

This specialized application organizes the pairing process and enhances interactivity between your smartwatch and Android phone. By using this dedicated app, you not only make sure a smoother setup but also unlock additional features and functions specifically designed for your SpeedUp Smartwatch, maximizing the potential of your wearable device.

Step 1: Download and Install the SpeedUp Smartwatch App

First, download and install the SpeedUp Smartwatch app from the Google Play Store, or directly from the official website.

  1. Visit the Google Play Store.
  2. Search for the SpeedUp Smartwatch app.
  3. Tap Install.
Downloading SpeedUp Smartwatch App

Step 2: Turn Bluetooth On

Turn on Bluetooth on your phone as described in the first method.

Step 3: Enable Discoverable Mode

Make sure to enable the discoverable mode on your phone by following the steps mentioned in the first method.

Step 4: Launch the SpeedUp Smartwatch App

Open the SpeedUp app on your phone, and use the onscreen directions to initiate the connection. Look for your smartwatch’s name in the list of devices and start the pairing process.

Step 5: Pair Your SpeedUp Smartwatch with Your Android Phone

Follow the steps below to pair your devices with ease:

  1. Confirm that Bluetooth is enabled.
  2. Open the SpeedUp smartwatch app and tap on Search Smartwatch to locate its Bluetooth name. When found, select Bond.
  3. Upon receiving a pairing message, tap the tick mark on your watch and choose Pair on your phone.
  4. The successful pairing will be confirmed shortly. You can verify this by selecting Send Notification on your phone; if the watch vibrates, the connection is established.
Sending notifications to test the connection

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