Are you a fitness enthusiast and also a fashion concern? If the answer is yes, then is there any better smartwatch that fulfills your needs, other than the Fitbit Verse 2? I think the answer is No!
But many people think fitness tracking is the only use of the Fitbit Verse 2 and you can’t use Whatsapp on this smartwatch. Which is absolutely a wrong idea.
Let’s learn from this article, how to use Whatsapp on Fitbit versa 2.
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How To Use WhatsApp On Fitbit Versa 2: Step-by-step process
To begin with, it is important to know that you can’t download WhatsApp on your Fitbit Verse 2. But don’t worry, as I said earlier, you can use WhatsApp on your Fitbit watch.
Let’s learn the process!
Step by step guide on using WhatsApp on Fitbit Verse 2
For Android Devices
The Fitbit Versa series, as you may know, allows fast text reply which enables you to transmit pre-saved texts. But you can send unsaved text as well.
First of all, make sure that you have installed the Fitbit app on your smartphone. Then follow the steps as described below:
Step 1: Turn on the Bluetooth to Connect Versa 2 to your Android smartphone.
Step 2: Open the Fitbit app installed on your phone. Then tap on the “Profile image”, which is at the top left corner of your screen. This will open a new window.
Step 3: Scroll down and find the “Devices” option. Here, you will see the “Verse 2” option. Now tap on it.
Step 4: Then find the “Notifications” option and tap on it.
Step 5: This will open up another window named “Voice replies”. Turn on the toggle to activate voice replies.
Step 6: Tap on “App notifications”. This will open a new window, which includes the list of supported apps on your smartwatch.
Step 7: Now, find the WhatsApp app and mark the blue tick on the right side of the screen.
Once you are done, you will be able to get all the notifications from your Whatsapp.
But is only getting the notifications enough? Don’t you want to be able to reply to the text messages from your smartwatch? Obviously, you want. If so, follow a few more steps.
Step 8: After getting any text notifications, swipe to verse 2’s notifications bar and then tap on the messages.
Step 9: After that tap on the “Reply” option.
Step 10: After tapping the reply option, you will see a “Microphone” appear on the screen.
Step 11: Now, tap on the microphone icon and say the message that you want to send.
Step 12: Lastly, review the message and send it directly from your Fitbit verse 2.
Surprisingly enough, you can send messages in 10+ languages by using this method. This is the easiest method to directly send messages from your Fitbit Verse 2.
However, sorry to disappoint you, if you are an iPhone user, you won’t be able to send messages by following the method mentioned above. Because this feature is now only available on android devices.
How To Use WhatsApp On Fitbit Versa 2 Video Guide
However, you can get Whatsapp notifications from your iPhone to your verse 2. To be able to get notifications from your iPhone or ipad, follow these steps:
Step 1: Install the Fitbit app on your iPhone/iPad.
Step 2: Pair verse 2 with your iPhone via Bluetooth.
Step 3: Open the app and then find the “Profile” icon at the top left of your screen, just like the android devices.
Step 4: Now, find verse 2 from the connected devices list.
Step 5: Now, tap on the “Notifications” on the bottom of your screen. This will appear in the notifications option on your screen.
Step 6: Activate the “Text messages” toggle.
Now, you will be able to get notifications on your Fitbit Verse 2 from your idevices.
However, your iPhone won’t be able to send notifications, if your verse 2 is not paired with your phone. There is also a Bluetooth range restriction. Once you go outside the range, you won’t be able to get notifications.
Hopefully, you have found this article on ‘how to use WhatsApp on Fitbit versa 2’, informative as well as understandable.
This feature of using Whatsapp on your smartwatch will make your smartwatch even more viable. However, don’t forget that you will be able to send pre-saved text messages through the “Quick text reply” option.