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Does my iPhone need to be on for my Apple Watch Series 3 GPS + Cellular to work?

If your iPhone is off or out of coverage, but your Apple Watch Series 3 GPS + Cellular has service you can still receive calls and iMessages, however, you won’t be able to receive SMS or MMS. 

What happens when a call is made to my mobile number?

Both your iPhone and your Apple Watch Series 3 GPS + Cellular will ring at the same time. You can answer the call on either device.

If I’m on a call on my iPhone, can I answer another call on my Apple Watch Series 3 GPS + Cellular?

Yes, this is possible when both devices have a mobile network connection. 

Can a call be transferred from my iPhone to my Apple Watch Series 3 GPS + Cellular, or vice versa, with Telstra One Number?

No, it’s not possible to transfer calls between your devices when they’re both connected to the mobile network. 

What number will be displayed when I call or text from my Apple Watch Series 3 GPS + Cellular?

The person you’re calling or texting will see your Telstra mobile number.

How do triple zero (000) calls work from the Apple Watch Series 3 GPS + Cellular?

With Telstra One Number, triple zero (000) calls work exactly the same way for your Apple Watch Series 3 GPS + Cellular as they do for your iPhone. Because your Apple Watch Series 3 GPS + Cellular is connected to our mobile network, emergency services can detect its location.

Can I access MessageBank with Telstra One Number?

With Telstra One Number, you can access a single MessageBank or Visual Voicemail box from either your iPhone or your Apple Watch Series 3 GPS + Cellular. 

What happens if my mobile service has barring in place?

If you have any barring on your iPhone, it will be mirrored on your Apple Watch Series 3 GPS + Cellular. This includes barring for voice (national direct dialled or international direct dialled), SMS/MMS, internet usage and video calling.

 

 

 

 

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