Fitbit is a well-known fitness tracker used by fitness enthusiasts to keep track of their daily steps and physical activity. Besides tracking health metrics, you can receive phone calls and text messages straight on the device. Most importantly, you can receive WhatsApp notifications directly on your smartwatch.
However, setting up WhatsApp notifications on a Fitbit device isn’t as simple as it sounds. But, don’t worry!
This post will show you exactly how to receive WhatsApp notifications from your phone on your Fitbit.
So, without any further delay, let’s get into it!
How to Receive WhatsApp Notifications on Your Fitbit
Here is a detailed step-by-step guide to receiving WhatsApp messages directly on your smartwatch.
Go to Settings > Notifications and select the Fitbit app on your phone’s menu.
Move the slider to the right to allow notifications.
On your phone, go to Settings > Bluetooth, click the info icon (i) next to the name of your Fitbit, and then tap “Share system notifications.”
Put your phone on a locked screen to see incoming notifications and receive a message.
Restart your phone.
On the Fitbit app, go to your account page, click on your Fitbit, and go to app notifications.
Click on ‘WhatsApp Messenger,‘ then drag the slider to the right to start receiving notifications for this app.
It is the simplest way to receive and read WhatsApp messages on your Fitbit smartwatch. Once a message is received, it will display on the main screen.
Remember: It is essential to check that you haven’t muted any contacts or groups on WhatsApp. The smartwatch will not receive those notifications.
How to See WhatsApp Notifications on the Fitbit Screen
To see WhatsApp notifications on your Fitbit, you must do the following.
When you get a message on WhatsApp, it pops right up on the screen. In the case of a single message, it is possible to read it on the screen. If there are more messages, the number of notifications will appear.
When the message disappears, swipe up from the main screen to notifications and click here.
Here you will see the WhatsApp notifications. Press to open.
To delete, slide the notification up and click on the check to delete all.
As a result, you will be able to see WhatsApp notifications on your Fitbit smartwatch every time you receive a message in the application.
How to Get Whatsapp Notifications on Fitbit Versa 2?
Following is a step-by-step guide to receiving Whattsapp notification on Fitbit Versa 2:
Step 1: First, turn on Bluetooth and pair Versa 2 with your Android smartphone.
Step 2: Go to the Fitbit app and tap on your profile photo on the left-top side of the Fitbit app.
Step 3: A new window will open; select Versa 2 under “Device.”
Step 4: Tap on notifications.
Step 5: Next, choose App Notifications.
Step 6: As you tap on “App Notifications,” a list of all supported apps opens in a new window.
Step 7: Now, on the Versa 2 wristwatch, enable WhatsApp notifications by tapping on the small box next to the WhatsApp icon in the list.
All WhatsApp text notifications will appear on your smartwatch when you enable this.
There’s no doubt that WhatsApp is one of the most popular apps for chatting with friends and family. Fortunately, Fitbit has the capability to get WhatsApp notifications right on the smartwatch.
We hope this guide will help you understand how to get WhatsApp notifications on the Fitbit. But still, if you have any queries or suggestions, please feel free to comment below.
Thank you for reading!