Android Wear 2.0 Rolled Out For Original Huawei Watch

If you are owning an original Huawei Watch, then we have good news for you that the Android Wear 2.0 is now available for your device to update. Android Wear 2.0 is a big upgrade for the Wear OS as the version brings many much-needed improvements as well a variety of interesting features. The Wear 2.0 update already came to the Huawei Watch devices in the form of a Developer Preview build, but now the device is getting the official update.

Many Huawei Watch owners confirmed that they have already received the Wear 2.0 update for their devices. To check the update, all things you should do is repeatedly tapping on the “system is up to date” screen in the Settings > Update. However, you need to make sure to keep a stable Wi-Fi connectivity and disable Bluetooth before starting the process. The update is based on Android 7.1.1 and includes the April’s security patches.

The OTA link of the update has also been available for those who want to manually install it, but the OTA update just comes with the Developer Preview version, which you can find here. For devices currently running on Android Wear 1.5 can be found here. If your Watch is running the Developer Preview, installing the update will delete all your data so remember to make a backup before proceeding.

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The Android Wear 2.0 update is supposed to roll out to all supported hardware after the official launch, but a bug in the final software prevented Google from releasing the software. But the bug has now been patched, we can confidently hope to see more watches receiving the Wear 2.0 update in coming weeks.

The Huawei Watch is now in the lineup with the first-gen LG Watch Urbane, LG Watch R as well as other handful Android Wear watches which have already got the update back.

 

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