Saturday, October 31

watchOS

iPhone News, watchOS

WatchOS 7.1 Beta 4 download released for developers

Apple has released watchOS 7.1 beta 4 for developers this afternoon, bringing the Apple Watch software to the same fourth beta as previous releases this week of iOS, iPadOS and tvOS. The Apple developer portal now has watchOS 7.1 beta 4 available, which shows two versions: 18R5585a and 18R5586a. No news on what's new, but stay tuned for updates.
Apple Watch, News, smartwatches, watchOS, Wearables & Gadgets

Apple Releases WatchOS 7.0.2 to Fix Apple Watch Battery Drain Issue

Apple has released watchOS 7.0.2, which addresses an Apple Watch battery drain issue. Additionally, the update addresses an issue that prevented some users from accessing the ECG application. These are the two main changes in the update, but the patch notes indicate that there are also general "improvements and bug fixes". To update your Apple Watch to watchOS 7.0.2, open the Watch app on your iPhone, tap on 'General' and then select 'Software Update'. The Apple Watch family recently got two new members: the lower-cost Apple Watch SE and the more premium Apple Watch Series 6. Via: 9to5Mac
Apple Watch, watchOS

Apple Releases watchOS 7.0.2 Download: What’s New

Apple has released watchOS 7.0.2 for download, debuting some bug fixes. These are the news in this update, available now wirelessly:Fixes an issue that could cause battery life to drain more quickly Fixes an issue that prevented some users from accessing the ECG app in regions where it is available. You can download watchOS 7.0.2 right now by launching the Watch app on your iPhone, then go to General> Software update.
iPhone News, watchOS

Now you can install watchOS 7 Public Beta

Apple has released watchOS 7 Public Beta for the first time, allowing non-developers to test its latest version of software for Apple Watch Series 3, Series 4, and Series 5. With watchOS 7, new features include long-awaited sleep tracking, to go with new watch faces, share watch faces, plus a hand washing reminder. It is better to install watchOS 7 on a secondary device and not your daily driver as beta software has unknown bugs and other issues. To get started, visit the Apple Beta Software Program page here, register or log in, then click the 'Enroll your devices' tab, then 'Download profile' To install the watchOS 7 Beta software profile: From the iPhone paired with your Apple Watch, tap the button below to download the configuration profile. Your iPhone will notify you wh...