Apple has warned owners of its new iPhone 13 model that they might not be able unlock their phone with an Apple Watch due to a software glitch.
The good news is that Apple is lining up a software update that should resolve the problem, according to a new support document.
“You might see “Unable to Communicate with Apple Watch” if you try to unlock your iPhone while wearing a face mask, or you might not be able to set up Unlock with Apple Watch,” Apple notes.
It says this will be fixed in an upcoming software update.
Until the update is available, users can turn off Unlock with Apple Watch and use a passcode to unlock an iPhone 13. Users need to go to Settings > Face ID & Passcode.
Apple created the Watch unlock feature
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