Wear Os News
Google will finally be entering the smartwatch market this year with its own offering. Ahead of the official launch, the design and other vital details of the new Pixel smartwatch have leaked online.
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The move means Samsung will use Google's Wear OS for its upcoming Galaxy smartwatches instead of its own Tizen platform
But changing the OS maybe difficult for Samsung as a range of health sensors like blood pressure and ECG could need new approvals.
Samsung has shown a massive growth of 121 percent by selling 800,000 units and taking a 10.6 percent market share
Google says that the Tiles widgets will be rolling out to Wear OS over the next month.
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The Spotify app on Wear OS by Google is said to roll out in the coming week.
The LG Watch W7 smartwatch will be going up on sale in the US starting 14 October.
The Watch W7 reportedly has a hybrid design that combines the best of Wear OS with a mechanical clock.
Google has said that many of the new updated features in Wear OS 2.1 should boost usability.
The update will provide quicker access to notifications and proactive help from the Google Assistant.
Called AsteroidOS, the OS can display notifications, show weather-related data, calendar entries, set alarms and timers and also control music playback.
There are not many changes beyond the new name, logo and a slogan when it comes to actual changes with the Wear OS.
The notification was generated by Google Play services, specifically the "Nearby" functionality that "helps you find and interact with services and devices close to you".