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Latest Wear OS news

Here you will find the latest news and most recent developments on the Wear OS, with regular updates and all the information you need.

Google Home, Personal Safety apps coming to Wear OS smartwatches

  • By Sagar Naresh
  • 1 min ago

SoundCloud app is now available for Galaxy Watch 4, Galaxy Watch 5

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 3 weeks ago

Galaxy Watch 4, Watch 5 are getting Google Play Store redesign

  • By Sagar Naresh
  • 4 weeks ago

Google may soon allow backing up Wear OS smartwatch data to Google One

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 1 month ago

Can’t set up Google Assistant on Galaxy Watch 5? Here’s how to fix it

  • By Sagar Naresh
  • 1 month ago

Galaxy Watch 5 will get competition from OPPO’s Watch 3 with Snapdragon W5 Gen 1 chip

Last year, the Galaxy Watch 4 was the only smartwatch running the brand new Wear OS 3 software, and Samsung had the monopoly in the Android smartwatch space. This year, though, things will be different. To compete with the Galaxy Watch 5 series, rival smartwatch brands are in the process of launching their new Wear […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 2 months ago

Qualcomm 4nm smartwatch chipset is here for Samsung’s Wear OS supremacy

Qualcomm teased a new chipset for smartwatches last week and delivered the punchline today. The company unveiled its new Snapdragon W5 Gen 1 and W5+ Gen 1 chipsets moments ago along with some pretty big claims. By the sound of it, the Snapdragon W5 Gen 1 chipsets are the Wear OS market’s best medicine. The […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 3 months ago

Galaxy Watch 4 One UI 4.5 update releasing worldwide soon with all these features!

Last month, Samsung released the first beta version of One UI Watch 4.5 for the Galaxy Watch 4 series. The company has now announced that the stable version of One UI Watch 4.5 will soon be released to the Galaxy Watch 4 and the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic. The South Korean firm is bringing a […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 3 months ago

Galaxy Watch 4 gets third One UI Watch 4.5 Beta update

The Galaxy Watch 4 and the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic received the One UI Watch 4.5 Beta update for the first time in June. Two weeks ago, Samsung released the second beta update with dozens of bug fixes and a few new features. Now, the South Korean firm has released the third One UI Watch […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 3 months ago

The first Wear OS 3 smartwatch not made by Samsung brings iOS support

With the launch of the Galaxy Watch 4 series, Samsung took exclusivity over Wear OS 3 for nearly a year. No other smartwatch on the market runs this version of Wear OS, but things are about to change with the release of the Montblanc Summit 3. And with it, Wear OS is now coming back […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 3 months ago

First non-Samsung smartwatch to run Wear OS 3.0 will hit the market soon

Whether by design or through an unforeseen turn of events, Samsung has had exclusivity over Google’s Wear OS 3.0 software for smartwatches for almost a year. But that exclusivity will soon come to an end, as Montblanc is preparing to release its first Wear OS 3.0 smartwatch in just a few weeks. The Montblanc Summit […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 3 months ago

Latest Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 One UI 4.5 beta fixes many bugs

Galaxy Watch 4 customers in select markets have had the opportunity to test the first One UI Watch 4.5 beta build for the past couple of weeks. The beta program is advancing, and Samsung is now rolling out the second beta update for the Watch 4. The new build has firmware version R8xxXXU1ZVF5. It is […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 3 months ago

First Galaxy Watch 4 One UI 4.5 beta update now available for download!

Samsung gave Galaxy Watch 4 customers the option to register for the One UI Watch 4.5 beta program late last month. Now, the first beta firmware is available for download. One UI Watch 4.5 beta introduces the first wave of changes and additions that Samsung wants to test before releasing the new software to the […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 4 months ago

Galaxy Watch 5 body temperature feature could happen after all

The One UI Watch 4.5 beta firmware that went live for the Galaxy Watch 4 series earlier this week has revealed some interesting details about Samsung’s upcoming smartwatch lineup. As you may have read earlier today, there are no signs of a Galaxy Watch 5 Classic model mentioned in the beta firmware. But on a […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 4 months ago

This is where the Galaxy Watch 4 One UI beta program is available

As you probably heard, Samsung launched the first One UI Watch 4.5 beta firmware earlier today, allowing Galaxy Watch 4 series customers to test some of the new features. Where available. The latest beta firmware isn’t obtainable everywhere. As usual, Samsung rolled out the first beta update in only a couple of markets, but it […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 4 months ago

Galaxy Watch 4 One UI 4.5 update brings these new watch faces!

Samsung’s flagship smartwatch series has entered a new One UI beta stage. In case you missed the news from earlier today, the One UI Watch 4.5 beta firmware is now available for download on the Galaxy Watch 4 and Galaxy Watch 4 Classic. The update lets beta testers try out a few new changes and […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 4 months ago

Galaxy Watch 4 facing battery drain, disconnection issues after installing Google Assistant

After months of delays, the Galaxy Watch 4 finally received access to Google Assistant last week. However, the rollout has been anything but smooth. First, users could not install and activate Google Assistant on their smartwatch. Now that they have, they are facing a lot of stability and reliability issues. Multiple users have now started […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 4 months ago

We may never know why Google Assistant took so long to reach the Galaxy Watch 4

As most of you have heard, Google Assistant went live for the Galaxy Watch 4 series earlier this week, finally ending a waiting period of nearly one year. Better late than never is true, but we can’t help wondering why it took this long for this highly-anticipated feature to go live. Samsung and Google developed […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 4 months ago

How to set up Google Assistant on Samsung Galaxy Watch 4

Google Assistant is finally available for the Galaxy Watch 4 series in several key markets. It’s been nearly a year since Samsung released its first Wear OS-powered smartwatch duo last August, and after all this time, customers can finally set up and use Google Assistant from their wrist devices. If you have a Galaxy Watch […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 4 months ago

Samsung will soon release One UI Watch Beta update for Galaxy Watch 4

Samsung usually releases public beta versions of One UI for its smartphones and tablets. However, the company has announced a beta update program for its smartwatches for the first time. The South Korean firm announced through its official forum that it will soon release the One UI Watch Beta update for the Galaxy Watch 4. The […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 4 months ago
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