How to reset your Gear or Galaxy Watch

Last modified : Oct 12. 2018

Need to get a fresh start on your Gear or Galaxy Watch? Follow the steps below to perform a full data reset.


Please note: Make sure you have your data backed up to a Samsung account before you reset it! This process is not reversible, it will wipe all the data on your device permanently.

Gear S3, Sport & Galaxy Watch Devices:

1 From the Apps Screen, tap Settings
Tap Settings
2 Scroll down or rotate the bezel to select General
Select General settings
3 Scroll to the bottom to select Reset
Tap Reset
4 Tap the to finish
Tap the tick to finish

Gear Fit Devices:

1 Press the Power Key to open the Apps screen.
Press the Power Key to open the apps screen
2 On the Apps screen, tap Settings.
Open the Settings App
3 Tap Gear info.
Tap Gear Info
4 Tap Reset Gear.
Tap Reset Gear
5 Tap Factory reset.
Tap Factory Reset
6 Select the to finish
Select the ✔ to finish

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