Haptic Feedback Rattling

NiCk-

macrumors regular
Original poster
Jun 11, 2007
175
93
Hey guys,

I've recently purchased an Apple Watch 4, 44mm aluminum and I changed its Black Sport Loop with a 3rd party leather loop (Nomad modern strap).

What I noticed after a couple of days was that the haptic feedback after receiving a notification/message was slightly different and less subtle. There was this "rattling" feeling as if something was slightly shaking. I removed the third party band to make sure that it's not a problem with my Apple Watch and everything was indeed ok. Upon putting the band back the same issue occurred again and again. I tried changing the position of the band, made it tighter and that changed the results a little bit but didn't stop the rattling entirely.

What I would like to ask is if this is normal with every band or if I have to get a new one. (I kind of like the Nomad one). Thanks !
 

tl01

macrumors 68020
Jun 20, 2010
2,323
625
My watch and band don't rattle in any way. I am not sure that that would be normal.
 

Nekomichi

macrumors regular
Sep 20, 2016
114
72
It's probably the fixture of the band not fitting the watch perfectly. My Milanese band also does this.
 
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