How to unlock your iPhone with your Apple Watch while wearing a mask

A new feature in iOS 14.5 makes mask-wearing a lot more convenient for those who use an iPhone with Face ID.
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  • iPhone
  • iOS
  • Apple Watch
  • WatchOs
  • iOS 14
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