The search big has lastly confirmed what the precise necessities are going to be to run the brand new Put on OS Three unified platform on at present present smartwatches. It has additionally revealed that the following “Put on” working system might be referred to as – Put on OS 3.
Google has shared some extra particulars in regards to the new WearOS Three unified platform. The article additionally mentions what smartwatches might be eligible for the model new unified platform in an upcoming replace, and right here they’re:
“Put on OS units that might be eligible for improve embrace Mobvoi’s TicWatch Professional Three GPS, TicWatch Professional Three Mobile/LTE, TicWatch E3 and observe on TicWatch units, in addition to Fossil Group’s new era of units launching later this yr.”
The listing contains:
Mobvoi TicWatch Professional Three GPS
Mobvoi TicWatch Professional Three Mobile/LTE
Mobvoi TicWatch E3
Future TicWatch units in addition to Fossil Group’s subsequent (sixth) era of units launching later this yr
In case your smartwatch is eligible for the replace, Google expects their “companions to have the ability to roll out the system replace beginning in mid to second half of 2022”. And though Qualcomm has confirmed that the Snapdragon 3100 chips had been able to supporting the brand new platform, it appears that evidently Google doesn’t wish to help it in any respect.
Sadly, for those who personal any appropriate and eligible smartwatches and wish to improve to the brand new software program, you’ll must reset your system as soon as once more. By this level, nonetheless, you’re doubtless used to it, as you had been required to reset each time you switched to a brand new system. Hopefully, the brand new software program replace will deal with that too.
“For the earlier era of Put on OS smartwatches, a system replace to Put on OS Three will carry the advantage of lots of the new experiences, and in some restricted circumstances, the person expertise can even be impacted. The extent of adjustments delivered to Put on OS Three can even require you to improve and reset your smartwatch to the way in which it was if you first bought it (“manufacturing facility settings”).”
Presently, we find out about solely two model new watches that can reportedly include Put on OS Three pre-installed, and people are the leaked Samsung Galaxy Watch four and Galaxy Watch four Basic smartwatches. These might be formally unveiled on August 11, on the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked occasion and run Samsung’s model of WearOS 3, referred to as One UI Watch.