Galaxy Watch3: Device Layout & Functions

Last Update date : Apr 22. 2021

The watch that watches out for you. Galaxy Watch3 combines smartphone-level productivity and leading health technology in one classic device. Our most advanced Galaxy watch yet, Galaxy Watch3 helps you effortlessly manage your life and health — putting your well-being in your hands. Want to learn more about your Galaxy Watch3? Check out our Galaxy Watch3 Smart Simulator for more information like using Samsung Pay, Samsung Health and Making Calls from your watch.

*Compatible with Android 5.0 (L OS) or higher, RAM 1.5GB above.

*Compatible with iPhone 5 and above, iOS 9.0 or above.

*Compatible smartphones and available features may vary by region, carrier and device.

Please Note: This guide is designed for Australian variant Galaxy devices, if you have an international device and require further support click here to get in touch with your Samsung subsidiary.

Need help pairing your Galaxy Watch3 to your compatible smartphone? Check out our guide Pair a device with the Galaxy Wearable app for step by step instructions.

Device Layout

Galaxy Watch3 Device Layout

Powering the Galaxy Watch3 On & Off

 

Press and hold the Home key (Power key) for a few seconds to turn on the Galaxy Watch3. To turn off the Galaxy Watch3, press and hold the Home key (Power key), and then tap Power off.

Turning the Galaxy Watch Active2 on and off

Charging the Galaxy Watch3

1 Connect the wireless charger to the charger and plug the charger into an electric socket.
2 Place the Galaxy Watch3 on the wireless charger aligning the centre of your Galaxy Watch3's back side with the centre of the wireless charger.
Charging Galaxy Watch3
3 After fully charging, disconnect the Galaxy Watch3 from the wireless charger. First, disconnect the wireless charger from the charger and then unplug the charger from the electric socket.

Charging the battery using Wireless PowerShare

1 Place the centre of the Galaxy Watch3’s back on the device that functions as a wireless charging pad.

  • The location of the wireless charging coil may vary by device model. Adjust the device or Galaxy Watch3 to connect with each other properly.
Charging Galaxy Watch3 on Phone using Wireless PowerShare

Not sure how to enable Wireless Powershare on your compatible Galaxy device? Check out our page How to use PowerShare on your Galaxy phone

2 After fully charging, disconnect the Galaxy Watch3 from your Galaxy phone

Replacing the band

1 Slide the band’s spring bar inwards
Slide the band’s spring bar inwards
2 Pull the band away from the Galaxy Watch3’s body.
Pull the band away from the Galaxy Watch3's body.
3 Insert one end of the band’s spring bar into the Galaxy Watch 3’s lug
Insert one end of the band’s spring bar into the Galaxy Watch3's lug
4 Slide the spring bar inwards and connect the band.
Slide the spring bar inwards and connect the band.

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