The next big Galaxy Watch update, One UI Watch 5, is now available for the Galaxy Watch 5. The Galaxy Watch 4 series will also receive the update soon. One UI Watch 5 is based on Wear OS 4 and brings a number of new features and improvements to the Galaxy Watch lineup.
Unfortunately, Galaxy smartwatches released before 2021, such as the Galaxy Watch 3 and Watch 2 Active, will not receive this update because they run on Wear OS 3. However, Samsung has a little surprise for the Galaxy Watch Active 2 and Galaxy Watch. 3 users: They will receive a new software update that includes a pair of new watch faces for the Galaxy Watch 6.
Tizen OS users can now enjoy One UI Watch 5 watches
Samsung collaborated with Google to create a new Wear OS platform for its smartwatches. The first smartwatches to use this platform were the Galaxy Watch 4 series. And since then, all of the company’s new Galaxy Watch software has been based on this platform since then.
Samsung has created a new Wear OS platform for its smart watches in collaboration with Google. The first smart watches that used this platform were the Galaxy Watch 4 series. Since then, all new programs from the Galaxy Watch company are based on this platform.
However, it leaves Samsung’s previous smartwatches, the Galaxy Watch Active 2 and Galaxy Watch 3, unscathed. These smartwatches come pre-installed with Samsung’s own Tizen OS and will never be updated to the new Wear OS platform.
But it seems the company hasn’t forgotten about its older Tizen smartwatches after announcing that the OneUI Watch 5’s Stretched Time and Eternal clock will also be rolled out to the older Galaxy Watch Active 2 and Galaxy Watch 3.