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How to make your Apple Watch speak time loud and clear

Apple Watch is well equipped with fitness tracking and health monitoring features but you can also make it read out the time for you. There’s a Walt Disney’s Mickey Mouse watch face that reads you the time if you tap and hold the watch face with two fingers. Read this tutorial to know how to make your Apple Watch speak time loud and clear.

How to make your Apple Watch speak time in an animated voice?

Whether you have recently purchased the new Apple Watch or have owned it for quite a few years, this quick tip will help you discover a new way to love it. Here’s how to make your Apple Watch speak time.

  1. Unlock your Apple Watch by entering the passcode.
  2. Press the Digital Crown to open the Apps screen.
  3. Go to the Settings app.
  4. Select Clock.
  5. Find and enable the Speak Time option.
  6. Choose the Always Speak option to enable this function.
  7. Press and hold the watch face with two fingers to hear the time.

An alternative way to make your digital clock tell the time is to ask Siri to speak time. Just raise your wrist and say “What time is it?”

How to make apple watch say time out loud?

Assuming you are wearing the watch, press the Digital Crown to open the apps screen.

Clock Settings
Clock Settings

Now, go to the Settings app.

Here, scroll down and to find the Clock option. If found, select the Clock option.

Speak Time
Speak Time

When directed to a new screen, toggle the switch next to the Speak Time option to On position.

Upon enabling this feature, select whether you want the Apple Watch to speak the time even when Silent mode is enabled or not.

Always Speak Time
Always Speak Time

Tap the Always Speak option to enable this function.

Apple Watch Speak Time
Apple Watch Speak Time

And that’s it. Now, all you must do is press and hold the watch face (Mickey Mouse) on your Apple Watch with two fingers to hear the Mickey mouse read the time out loud.

Apple watch, tap to speak time not working?

If Speak Time is not working on your Smartwatch, there’s a workaround for it. You can try and enable it via the Apple Watch app on your iPhone. Launch the app, tap the ‘My Watch’ button at the bottom left.

Watch App Speak Time
Watch App Speak Time

Now, scroll down to Clock option and tap it.  There, you will see a Speak Time option you can turn on or off.

Hope that makes sense!

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