Apple promised that the problem of not unlocking the iPhone 13 with the Apple Watch will be solved soon
On Friday, iPhone 13 users reported a problem that occurs when unlocking the phone using the Apple Watch. Apple said in a statement that it will soon fix the issue with a new update.
According to user reports, while trying to unlock iPhone 13 using the Apple Watch, message An error is displayed for them which indicates an inability to connect to the Apple Watch and asks the user to make sure that the Apple Watch is not locked on their wrist and also their iPhone is not locked.
Some users have even reported this problem when unlocking older iPhones with the Apple Watch, including the iPhone 11 Max. With the introduction of iOS 14.5, Apple unveiled the ability to unlock the phone with the Apple Watch, so that those users who have problems with Face ID, can use an easier way to unlock their device. Of course, users' problems with Face ID arose after the Covid-19 epidemic and the need to use a mask.
- Face ID under the display may not be ready until the introduction of the iPhone 14
All iPhones equipped with Face ID, ie iPhone X and later models, can take advantage of this feature. Of course, to unlock these models with the Apple Watch, the Bluetooth of both devices must be turned on. It is also enabled with a password to unlock the phone.
After a number of users reported problems using this feature, Apple asked them to Use the password to unlock your iPhone. They have done enough.
Source: The Verge