If you use Samsung mobile phones, and also their Galaxy Watch watches, you know perfectly well that the notifications you receive will ring both on the smartphone and on the watch itself and that can be annoying.
It is clear that both notifications work, but if you have in mind to silence your mobile so that the notifications are only heard from the clock, that is an option that it can simply be configured.
This option is named Mute connected phone, so it can’t be clearer. Once it is activated, you will avoid that uncomfortable annoyance of receiving a WhatsApp or an Instagram notification first on one device and then on another.
In addition to this, it is important to note that the function is available for all watches of the brand, either from the old Galaxy Watch, to the newer Galaxy Watch 4. Since you have this well clarified, we go straight to the steps to be able to silence those notifications from the mobile, clearly when it is connected to your Samsung watch.
So you can silence your mobile so that notifications only sound on your Galaxy Watch
– Search for the Galaxy Wearable app on your Samsung mobile.
– Once inside, choose your watch and click on the tab Notifications, located at the bottom.
– Then press on View notification settings and ends by activating the configuration of Mute connected phone. Keep in mind that according to your mobile, you can get this function in that place, or it will simply be shown when you enter the window of Notifications.
As you can see, it is a very easy feature to activate and you will finally have solved the problem of double notifications. On the other hand, if you are interested in the different configurations for Samsung wearables, here is a article where we tell you how to turn a Galaxy Watch 4 into a Walkie Talkie device.