Apple Watch has a lot of new and advanced features in it. One of the most advanced features is the Walkie-Talkie. The Walkie-Talkie on Apple Watch is not similar to a conventional walkie talkie. It works with the internet and there are no limitations in distance. With the feature, you can talk to anyone in the world provided that you and your friend are connected to the internet.
The walkie-Talkie feature on Apple Watch is helpful in situations like when you need to say something important and urgent. Make a phone call is a time-consuming process. The app comes with preinstalled on all the Apple Watch series. The only need is that your Apple Watch should have watchOS 5.3 or above. The Walkie-Talkie feature is not available in all countries. You can find the list of available countries here.
How to Add Friends to Walkie-Talkie on Apple Watch?
To use the Walkie-Talkie, you need to add friends to the app.
(1) Open the Walkie-Talkie app on your watch.
(2) Press the Add Friends button.
(4) Now, choose a contact to add him/her.
(5) This will send an invitation to your friend. The chosen contact will be listed under Friends You Invited.
(6) Your friend will receive a request like this. Click the Always Allow to accept the request. Upon accepting the request, you can talk to them instantly.
Start a Walkie-Talkie Conversation
(1) Open the Walkie-Talkie app and choose a friend to talk to.
(2) Now, tap and hold the Talk button and talk to your friend.
(3) After the Walkie-Talkie is connected, your friend can hear your voice and will reply to you.
(4) The function of the Walkie-Talkie app works in the same way as conventional Walkie-Talkies. Press & hold the Talk button and say something. Release the Talk button when you finished saying.
Turn off/on Walkie-Talkie on Apple Watch
If you want to turn off the Walkie-Talkie feature, you can also do that.
(1) Open the Walkie-Talkie app on your Apple Watch.
(2) Turn on or off the Walkie-Talkie toggle.
(3) You can also turn off or on the Walkie-Talkie in the Control Centre too.
(4) When someone tries to contact you on Walkie-Talkie when it is turned off, you will get a notification on your Apple Watch.
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Use the Walkie-Talkie feature on your Watch for a quick conversation. To use Walkie-Talkie you won’t need any SIM carrier, all you need is the internet connection. Walkie-Talkie is one of the quickest ways to communicate with our friends, you won’t experience any network delays provided that you have a constant internet connection.