The information is sluggish at this time, so right here’s a fast rant about a difficulty that Apple has nonetheless not found out with the Apple Watch — the right way to make a easy transition from Wi-Fi to mobile.
I like working, however I hate working within the winter. I might in all probability remedy this if I invested within the correct clothes to deal with a winter run, however I’d truthfully relatively hit the fitness center within the winter months than take care of the chilly wind blasting my face. That weak stance is the rationale that I didn’t get an opportunity to make use of my Apple Watch Extremely on a run till at this time, and like my Apple Watches earlier than it, my Extremely crapped out when it tried to change from Wi-Fi to mobile.
Like virtually anybody, I like to hearken to music, podcasts, and audiobooks once I run. For years, I handled the restricted storage of the Apple Watch and needed to make very selective decisions of what audio I wished entry to once I was out. A couple of years in the past, I lastly made the bounce to a mobile Apple Watch, and whereas it unlocked the flexibility to stream all of my music, podcasts, and audiobooks with out the necessity for an anticipatory obtain, it simply received’t let me!
I’d say that about half the instances I stroll out my entrance door and attempt to play some audio for my run, it would cease taking part in inside a minute of my run beginning. I do know what’s taking place — my watch is getting outdoors the vary of my Wi-Fi and making an attempt to change over to mobile to proceed streaming, however it fails to do it — the entire time. When the problem happens, I can’t even get it to work with out restarting my watch.
I’ve tried skipping to a distinct track, closing and restarting audio apps, and toggling mobile off/on. Nothing has labored. I at all times must fully restart the watch — each freaking time. I’ve had this problem from the Apple Watch Collection 6 by way of the Apple Watch Extremely. It’s like a poltergeist that’s following me from home to accommodate.
I don’t know what the problem is, however I want Apple to repair this one. It’s killing my expertise since half of my runs begin with me cursing out and preventing with my watch to do the factor that they (and T-Cell) are charging me for. You pay an honest premium for a mobile mannequin after which pay month-to-month for the information entry, so mobile crapping out on the common for the few use instances individuals use it for is extremely irritating.
Anyway, I’m going to go on a run. I’m restarting my watch earlier than I begin this time. Hopefully, I’m getting forward of the problem this time and may get pleasure from my playlist of music from Apple’s September 2022 event.