It is always advisable to register your Apple product with your Apple ID. This lets you avail the Apple’s one-year warranty period and helps track your missing gadget using Find My.
Like IMEI, the serial number is unique for all Apple products that allow you and the repair personnel to know if your product is in the warranty period. The serial number can also be used when availing insurance and checking the model of your Apple Watch.
If you’re looking for the serial number or IMEI of your Apple Watch, in this article, we will guide you on how to find the serial number on Apple Watch using the following methods:
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How to find serial number on Apple watch?
Open the app grid or list by pressing the digital crown on your Apple Watch then follow the steps mentioned below.
- Launch the Settings app.
- Tap on General.
- Select About from the list of options.
- Scroll down to see Serial Number or IMEI number.
How to find serial number using iPhone?
If your Apple Watch doesn’t have battery or is not switching on for any reason, you can still find the serial number or IMEI on its paired iPhone. Follow the steps given below.
- Launch the Watch app then tap on General.
- Select About from the menu.
- Scroll down to see the Serial Number and IMEI number.
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How to find serial number on the Watch case?
If you have Apple Watch Series 1 or later, including Apple Watch Hermès, Apple Watch Nike, and Apple Watch SE, remove the band from the watch case, then see the serial number inside the band slot. You might need a torchlight or a magnifying glass to view it as engraved in a tiny space.
On Apple Watch 1st generation, check the serial number at the back of the watch case.
How to find serial number on the Apple Watch packaging box?
The last way to find your Apple Watch serial number or IMEI number in its original packaging box. If you still have it handy, look for the number on the left-hand side, just below the barcode.
You can also find the same on the original product receipt or invoice.