Apple does not recommend wearing an Apple Watch in a sauna or steam room. A sauna’s high heat and humidity can damage your watch and affect its performance. Prolonged exposure to heat can negatively affect battery life and the adhesive used in your watch, potentially causing the device to malfunction.
So, can you Wear an Apple Watch 7 in the Sauna??
No, you should not wear your Apple Watch 7 in a sauna. A sauna’s high heat and humidity can damage the watch’s internal components and water seals.
Additionally, sweat and other body fluids released in a sauna can cause your watch’s metal case and band to corrode. The Apple Watch 7 is water resistant to 50 meters, but it’s not designed to withstand a sauna’s extreme heat and humidity.
Your watch’s water seal may also be damaged by exposure to soap, shampoo, conditioner, or other chemicals commonly found in saunas. You are wearing your Apple Watch 7 in a sauna, which risks damaging it beyond repair. This may void your warranty.
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Here are some tips to keep your Apple Watch 7 safe and healthy.
- Do not wear your watch in a sauna, steam room, or other hot environment.
- Do not expose your watch to soap, shampoo, conditioner, or other chemicals.
- Clean your watch regularly with clean water and a soft cloth.
- After your watch gets wet, let it dry completely.
- Remove your watch before showering or bathing.
Frequently Asked Questions About Apple Watch 7 in Sauna
Why can’t I wear my Apple Watch 7 in the Sauna?
Saunas are hot and humid. Apple Watch 7 is not designed to withstand these conditions. Heat and moisture can damage your watch’s internal components, and water-resistant seals swe, at, and other body fluids released in a sauna can corrode your watch’s metal case and band.
What happens if I wear an Apple Watch 7 in a sauna?
It depends on how long you wear your watch in the Sauna and the temperature of the Sauna. In the best-case scenario, your watch stops working and needs to be repaired. In the worst-case scenario, your watch will be permanently damaged and must be replaced.
Can I use the Apple Watch 7 to track my fitness in the Sauna?
No. We do not recommend using Apple Watch 7 to track your fitness in a sauna. Heat and humidity can interfere with your watch’s ability to accurately track your heart rate, calories burned, and other fitness metrics.
Can I protect my Apple Watch 7 from the heat and moisture in a sauna?
There is no way to completely protect your Apple Watch 7 from the heat and moisture of a sauna. However, you can reduce the risk of damage by wrapping your watch in a dry towel before entering the Sauna. You should also avoid wearing your watch for long periods in the Sauna.
What should I do if my Apple Watch 7 accidentally gets wet in the Sauna?
If your Apple Watch 7 accidentally gets wet in a sauna, immediately remove it and dry it thoroughly with a soft cloth. Also, do not charge your watch until it is scorched.
If you have additional questions or concerns about using the Apple Watch 7 in the Sauna, contact Apple Support for assistance.