Wear OS

Google Rolling Out New Wear OS ‘H’ Update With Smart App Resume, Updated Battery Saver Mode, More

Google Rolling Out New Wear OS ‘H’ Update With Smart App Resume, Updated Battery Saver Mode, More

Google is now rolling out a new ‘H’ update for Wear OS with a number of improvements. The oddly named update brings a number of efficiency improvements that will help extend battery life on Wear OS watches.

Fossil Sport Smartwatch Boasts Wear OS and Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 3100

Fossil Sport Smartwatch Boasts Wear OS and Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 3100

One of the elements holding back Google’s smartwatch endeavors was the aging Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100 processor, but that issue has since been fixed since the announcement of the Snapdragon Wear 3100 earlier this year.

Qualcomm Wear 3100 Focuses on Battery Life Improvements with Dedicated Co-Processor

Qualcomm Wear 3100 Focuses on Battery Life Improvements with Dedicated Co-Processor

Almost three years after it unveiled its last chipset for wearable platforms, Qualcomm is back with the Wear 3100. The new chip is the successor the Wear 2100 chipset that is found inside all Wear OS smartwatches out there in the market right now.

Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 3100 Platform Announced With an Emphasis on Battery Life

Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 3100 Platform Announced With an Emphasis on Battery Life

Google recently changed its smartwatch platform’s name to Wear OS, and, since then, the company has put a focus on improving the platform in every other way, too. But one of the areas holding it back was the processor in those smartwatches.

Wear OS Redesigned to Provide Easier Access to Notifications, Google Assistant, Fit

Wear OS Redesigned to Provide Easier Access to Notifications, Google Assistant, Fit

Google today announced a new redesign for Wear OS to help you get to things faster that actually matter. The new redesign is aimed at providing quick access to notifications, Google Assistant, and Fit.

Google May be Working a ‘Google Coach’ for Health and Fitness

Google May be Working a ‘Google Coach’ for Health and Fitness

As smartphone companies like Google and Apple try to put a bigger focus on health and fitness, of course it makes sense that Google would try to incorporate artificial intelligence into that effort.

The TicWatch Pro Uses a Secondary Transparent LCD Display To Offer 30-Day Battery Life

The TicWatch Pro Uses a Secondary Transparent LCD Display To Offer 30-Day Battery Life

Mobvoi is known for its relatively inexpensive Wear OS running TichWatch, and today it is unveiling its most expensive smartwatch to date — TicWatch Pro. The highlight of the smartwatch, however, is not its price but its display. To solve the battery life woes that plague a smartwatch, the TicWatch Pro comes with two screens. The secondary screen sits on top of the primary OLED display and it is completely transparent in nature.

Google Has Three Pixel Branded Wear OS Watches in the Work, Snapdragon Wear 3100 Platform Detailed

Google Has Three Pixel Branded Wear OS Watches in the Work, Snapdragon Wear 3100 Platform Detailed

Yesterday, @evleaks revealed that Google is working on a Pixel branded smartwatch due to be released in fall this year. The leak came just a few hours after Qualcomm confirmed that it is indeed working on new chipset for the Wear OS platform. Now, more details about this new Wear chipset and Google’s smartwatch have been detailed.

Qualcomm Working on a Dedicated New Chip for Wear OS; Launching This Fall with New Watches

Qualcomm Working on a Dedicated New Chip for Wear OS; Launching This Fall with New Watches

Google did not announce anything related to Wear OS during the first day of Google I/O 18, its yearly developer conference. However, a major announcement from Qualcomm is soon going to breathe a lease of new life to the platform.