watchOS 9 Compatibility: Apple Watch 3 Not Supported

watchOS 9 compatible devices

watchOS 9 compatible devices

Apple has unveiled watchOS 9 during the WWDC 2022 keynote and alongside all the new features, one AW model has lost support. The watchOS 9 compatibility list doesn’t include the Apple Watch 3! It starts with Series 4 and later!

watchOS 9 Supported Devices

If you own an Apple Watchs Series 3, you will have to stick with watchOS 8 or update your hardware!

All watchOS 9 compatible devices are:

watchOS 9 Requirements

Together with a compatible Apple Watch you also need to own an iOS 16 compatible iPhone.

Fact: The oldest iPhone models supported by iOS 16 are the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus.

watchOS 9 New Features

To be updated!

Have you watched the WWDC22 keynote? What are your favorite watchOS 9 features? Share your thoughts in the comments.

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