There are some occasions when iOS, macOS, and watchOS users have to contact Apple Support. Normally, we provide comprehensive guides on different issues, but when things are not in our hands, we advise our readers to contact consumer support of respective product brands. And this is when you need to know the serial number or IMEI for your smart devices. For iPhone users, it is quite easy to find IMEI number, but if you have Apple Watch, how will you find that serial number or IMEI? Here is how to find Apple watch serial number or IMEI.

On your Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular), you need to look for IMEI. There are two ways to check series number or IMEI for your watch: you can either use your Apple Watch or use your paired iPhone.

Important: After the launch of glass back on iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus, Apple has introduced a change in method to find model numbers on these phones.

How to Find Apple Watch Serial Number or IMEI

How to Check Serial Number or IMEI of Apple Watch 1, Series 2 and Series 3

On your Apple Watch:

Step #1: Press the Digital Crown on your watch to bring the list view on watch face (in case you are on any other app).

Step #2: Now tap on Settings app.

Open Settings on Apple Watch

Step #3: Next, tap on General.

Tap on General on Apple Watch

Step #4: Then tap on About and scroll down.

Tap on About in Apple watch Settings

Step #5: Here, you can check Serial Number or IMEI.

Here you will See Apple Watch Serial Number or IMEI

How to Find Apple Watch Serial Number or IMEI from iPhone

If your Apple Watch is not around, you can find the serial number or IMEI on your iPhone also.

Step #1: Launch Apple Watch app on the paired iPhone.

Tap on Watch App

Step #2: Now, tap on My Watch tab from the bottom menu.

Tap on My Watch Tab in Watch App on iPhone

Step #3: Next, tap on General. 

Tap on General in Watch App on iPhone

Step #4: Tap on About.

Tap on About in Watch App on iPhone

Step #5: Here, you will find the Serial Number or IMEI.

Apple Watch Serial Number from Paired iPhone

Note again that IMEI is available on Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular) only.

You can find the serial number on Apple Watch (first generation), Apple Watch Series 1 and later.

If you are using Apple Watch (1st Generation), you can see the engraved serial number on the back of your watch.

On your Apple Watch Series 1 or later (including Apple Watch Hermès and Apple Watch Nike+):

Simply remove the watch band from your Apple Watch and then check the band slot.

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