By default your Apple Watch is named [Your Name's] Apple Watch. And defaults are boring.

If you want to give your Apple Watch more pizazz and personality, you can easily change its default name to something... with more pizazz and personality. Maybe you want to name it after a favorite character or setting, or according to a special system. Whatever it is, you can change your Apple Watch's name as easily as you can change your iPhones. Here's how!

How to give your Apple Watch a name

  1. Launch the Apple Watch app on your iPhone.
  2. Tap on My Watch in the bottom navigation if you aren't there already.
  3. Tap on General.
  4. Tap on About.
  5. Tap on Name.
  6. Enter the name you want.
  7. Tap Done on the keyboard.

How to rename your Apple WatchHow to rename your Apple Watch