Call, text, track, and play.
Gabb Watch 3 is the perfect first device for your kid—allowing them to safely connect with family and friends every step of their day.
Frequently Asked Questions
The Gabb Watch 3 can use voice text and pre-programmed texts, also known as templated texts, and are managed by a parent on the MyGabb app. It also has emoji texting, Speech-to-Text, and a keyboard for typing custom messages.
Yes, the Gabb Watch 3 parental controls can be changed in the MyGabb App. This includes Quiet Times like Focus Mode and Silent Mode, Safe Zones, Volume Control, 100 parent-approved contacts, and more.
Use the same MyGabb app login that you purchased the Gabb Watch 2 with to pair the Gabb Watch 3. This must be done in order to create and login to a Child Gabb ID on your watch. Gabb ID is your child’s secure user profile that will allow their settings and more to be backed up in Gabb Cloud and will allow your child’s watch to function properly.
Yes, the Gabb Watch 3 is the Parents can also create “Safe Zones” where they can be notified when their child leaves or enters a designated area.
Gabb’s “Refer a Friend” program allows new and existing customers to get a discount. New customers use an existing customer’s account number or phone number at check out. This gets the existing customer a free month of service and the new customer a free accessory.
Gabb watches can call each other if they’re both in each other’s approved contacts. You can also set an emergency contact. The watch cannot call 911, but you can set the local police station as an approved contact.
Gabb devices are not restricted to certain ages, so it depends on the parent and the child. If a child needs calling and texting capabilities to learn basic digital skills, and a parent wants GPS tracking and Safe Zones, this product will be a great fit.
Yes, Gabb Watch 3 screen protector keeps the watch from scratches and cracks.
Yes, the Gabb Watch 3 has a step counter. You can track your child’s steps in the MyGabb app under “Gabb Go”. There are only three repeating tasks in Gabb Go to keep kids from finishing Gabb Go too fast.
Contacts for the Gabb Watch 3 are managed by a parent on the MyGabb app on a parent’s smart device. Kids can have up to 100 parent-approved contacts.
If the SOS Emergency notification is triggered it will alert the child’s primary contact. This happens when the SOS button (back button) is held down for 4 seconds. For further understanding, check out this tutorial in our help center.
Yes, the Gabb Watch 3 and all Gabb phones have bluetooth capabilities.
The Gabb Watch 3 is water resistant, not waterproof. Submerging the watch in water is not recommended, but it can handle drops of water without getting damaged. The Gabb Watch 3 has a water resistance rating of IP68, determined by the International Electrotechnical Commission. Swimming with the Gabb Watch 3 is not recommended and will void your warranty.
Gabb Watch 3 battery life depends on usage, however it can last up to 24-48 hours. Using Gabb Go, Gabb Move, or GPS tracking for example, might deplete the battery faster.
The Gabb Watch 3 is a stand alone device meant to be its own source of communication and have its own phone number. Gabb believes in tech in steps, and a Gabb Watch 3 is a great intro to using tech without the dangers of conventional internet-connected devices.
No, the Gabb Watch 3 works independently from any cell phone.
The Gabb Watch 3 has a timer, stopwatch, AND alarm features! It also has Gabb Move, which is a fitness tracking app for kids, and Mimic by Gabb, which is a memory game for kids.
Gabb Watch 3 also has Gabb Cloud, which is a FREE digital backup service that securely stores data from your kid’s Gabb device. Once activated, Gabb Cloud will automatically backup your settings and Gabb Go progress. If you upgrade, replace, factory reset, or SIM swap your Gabb device, all of this data can be restored automatically.
Gabb Cloud backup backs up your Gabb Go progress and all your Settings. More data will be available for backup soon. This works by logging into Gabb ID to activate Gabb Cloud. After that, it will automatically backup your data every night.
There are 2 types of updates to make sure all your software is up to date. You’ll need to do both of these as they provide different types of updates.
1. Go to the Gabb ID app on the Settings Page and click “Update Apps”. Your watch must be connected to Wi-Fi for the update to work.
Wi-Fi helps the watch get more accurate locations and is required to get software updates on both the Gabb ID app and the Update app. However, we don’t recommend connecting to public networks. The Gabb Watch 3 cannot connect to public networks that have a captive portal or a browser-based authentication system, because the Gabb Watch 3 has no web browser.
Go to the Update app at the bottom of the Settings Page and click the update icon. Your watch must be connected to Wi-Fi, on the charger, and above 30% battery life for the update to work.
A theme changes the background of every screen on the watch. A wallpaper only changes the background of the home screen.
Gabb ID is a new account you create for your child’s Gabb Watch 3. It’s not the username and password you use to login to gabb.com/account or the MyGabb app. It is a user specific secure account that is used to provide additional services for your child, including cloud backup.
You must login to Gabb ID to enable Gabb Cloud and Speech-to-Text.
Thoroughly clean the watch and wireless charger with alcohol wipes. Be sure to turn off the watch and unplug the charger before cleaning. Also make sure to dry them both thoroughly before charging.