Apple has released a new watchOS update right now that goals to keep away from a problem that causes the Watch Series 5 and SE to cease charging. However when you’re unlucky sufficient to already be experiencing this downside, then you could possibly be eligible for a free restore.
In accordance with an Apple support document, a small variety of clients have encountered a state of affairs the place the aforementioned watches refuse to cost after coming into Energy Reserve mode (in any other case often known as a low-power mode). The most recent watchOS 7.3.1 is claimed to stop this from occurring.
Nevertheless when you’re already affected and the replace doesn’t repair it, then Apple suggests you place your watch in your charger and await at the very least half-hour. If it nonetheless gained’t cost, then Apple recommends contacting Apple Assist in order that it may well organize a mail-in restore for you, completely freed from cost. Do word nevertheless that Apple will nonetheless have to look at your watch to see if it’s eligible for the free restore.