Tech2 news teamJune 29, 2021 12:39:06 pm
At MWC 2021, Samsung announced the highly anticipated One UI Watch software, based on Galar Wear OS, for future Galaxy smartwatches. Google had announced its partnership with Samsung for a unified smartwatch software platform last month at Google I / O 2021. One UI Watch will come for the first time on a Galaxy Watch that will debut at the Galaxy Unpacked event, which is expected to take place in August. of this year.
Samsung One UI Watch: Everything We Know So Far
One UI Watch will automatically download applications to the smartwatch if the applications supported by the watch are downloaded to the connected smartphone. If the user blocks any calls or messages on the smartwatch, they will be blocked on the smartphone as well. Similarly, the clock style is also synced between the two devices accordingly.
According to Samsung, the unified platform will also allow users to download third-party applications from Google Play Store straight from the watch. Users can also download fitness apps like Adidas Running, GOLFBUDDY Smart Caddy, Strava other Swim.com and more. For a balanced lifestyle, you can download Do not worry or Sleep cycle apps or music apps like Spotify, YouTube Music and even use google maps for navigation on the watch.
The new operating system will also offer new tools for designers to create new watch faces for users that “suit their mood, activity and personality.”
According to a statement from Sameer Samat, Vice President of Product Management, Android and Wear, Google, “Samsung and Google have a long history of collaboration and as long as we work together, the experience for our consumers has been dramatically better for everyone. That certainly is. true for this new unified platform, which will be implemented for the first time in the new Samsung Galaxy Watch. In collaboration with Samsung, we are delighted to provide longer battery life, faster performance and a wide range of applications, including many of Google to a completely new experience to go.