Apple Watch without paired iPhone, Most of the apple watch’s features running with iPhone apps and support. But some unique functionality made Apple watch on some where useful without iPhone. You have a chance to use Apple watch then catch it and don’t panic on that you don’t have iPhone. But you can pair for next time when iPhone available or you can do with another iPhone by reset all the apple watch settings. As of apple declare Apple watch apps comes with iOS 8.3 so Most of the folk keen about apple watch use on old iOS but you can use below functionality displayed in below.
In some case you are outside means don’t have iPhone and only apple watch by mistake forgot your iPhone anywhere. Although keep active yourself by using below apps. Below apps and features enable for all models: Apple watch edition, Apple watch sports and Apple watch 38MM and 42MM.
Use Apple Watch without paired iPhone and iOS update: iOS 8.3 or Later
Purchase through Apple watch Apple pay: after setup (Add card details) with Apple pay just double click on side button. Keep watch away from card reader on some distance. After successfully read card details verified icon will comes on screen, now your payment has been done successfully.
Play music from the synced play list over apple watch speaker
Apple watch also use for alarm, Stopwatch and timers
Use activity app and get data of stand, exercise and moving activity
See photos that has been synced with iPhone
In case you paired with iPhone but not in range that icon will appeared the screen, because wireless Bluetooth connection has some limitation on distance.
But it will works on Wi-Fi when your iPhone is under the same Wi-Fi network
Use location and direction over GPS Map from Apple Watch without paired iPhone
Without Bluetooth and Wifi connection with iPhone, Alone apple watch can allow to access (Receive and Send) Messages, Use Siri on Apple watch.
Thanks to apple that’s giving wide option to use Apple Watch without paired iPhone or not watch coverage iOS device. Really amazing features are working without iPhone pair and setup.