Use Digital Touch on your Apple Watch

With Digital Touch, you can send sketches, taps, your heartbeat, kisses, and more from your Apple Watch to your friend's Apple Watch or iPhone with iOS 10 or later.

Jamie sent Eliza a flower sketch

Send a Digital Touch

To send a Digital Touch, scroll to the end of a message, then tap Digital Touch icon to open the drawing canvas. You can sketch something, send a kiss or heartbeat, or show emotion.

Send a sketch

Draw on the screen. Tap Colors to change the color, then start drawing again. Stop drawing to send.

 

Send a tap

Tap the screen one or more times. Tap Colors to change the color. Stop tapping to send. 

 

Send a kiss

Tap two fingers on the screen one or more times. Stop tapping to send. 

Send your heartbeat

Place two fingers on the screen until you see and feel your heartbeat. Lift to send.

 

Break a heart

Place two fingers on the screen until you see and feel your heartbeat. Drag down to send. 
 

Show anger

Touch and hold one finger on the display until you see a flame. Lift to send. 
 

See a Digital Touch

To see (or feel) a Digital Touch from your friend, tap the notification on your Apple Watch or iPhone with iOS 10. 

If you need help, make sure that you and your friend have the latest versions of iOS and watchOS.

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