Best Apple Watch bands for extra large wrists 2022

If you have an Apple Watch but you're having trouble finding an Apple Watch band that's comfortable because your wrist is larger than average, then you're not alone. 

We know how annoying and frustrating that can be when the standard sizes aren't right for you and the choice for larger sizes seems to lessen dramatically. Fortunately, there are some options available that'll give you a more comfortable fit and won't break the bank. 

We've selected our favorite Apple Watch bands for extra large wrists below, including understated and plain designs for everyday and more glam designs for a special occasion. If you're looking for the best Apple Watch bands in general, we have you covered there too.

It's a great time of year to upgrade your Apple Watch with a new strap as Black Friday is here – well, nearly. Early Black Friday deals are already rolling in ahead of the big day of sales and we bet that there'll be plenty of Apple Watch band discounts over the next few weeks, so keep your eyes peeled.

The best Apple Watch bands for extra large wrists 

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Which extra large Apple Watch band should you choose?

Apple Watch bands for larger wrists are a little harder to come by than other sizes, but hopefully one of the options above should suit you.

Our personal favorite is the Speidel Twist-O-Flex Stainless Steel Stretch Band (opens in new tab). It's pretty much everything we like about the link bracelet style without the fuss, and it can even extend an additional five inches beyond the original size to suit your needs.

If you prefer something with a bit more sparkle, I heartily recommend the elegant Wearlizer Rhinestone X-Link Apple Watch Band (opens in new tab). It suits my classic, feminine style and has quickly become a favorite in my vast Apple Watch band collection.

Looking for more Apple Watch ideas? We've also rounded up the best leather Apple Watch bands, the best Apple Watch bands for kids, the best Apple Watch bands under $20, and the best Sport bands for Apple Watch.

Christine Romero-Chan was formerly a Senior Editor for iMore. She has been writing about technology, specifically Apple, for over a decade at a variety of websites. She is currently part of the Digital Trends team, and has been using Apple’s smartphone since the original iPhone back in 2007. While her main speciality is the iPhone, she also covers Apple Watch, iPad, and Mac when needed.

When she isn’t writing about Apple, Christine can often be found at Disneyland in Anaheim, California, as she is a passholder and obsessed with all things Disney, especially Star Wars. Christine also enjoys coffee, food, photography, mechanical keyboards, and spending as much time with her new daughter as possible.