8 must-have apps for your Android WearOS smartwatch

smart watch is a very popular device not only among health and fitness conscious people. These smartwatches are useful in many situations and can replace your smartphone.

The most popular devices work based on the operating system Android Wear OS. This software allows you to reply to messages from your watch, make calls, view notes and even run Google Maps and navigation or listen to music.

the most popular smart watch models on the market in cooperation with Android Wear OS to understand:

All apps available on WearOS smartwatch can be found in the store google play. The condition is to have the appropriate software version. To download and update apps, your watch must be installed WearOS 2 system or newer.

To install new apps in the smartwatch Follow these steps:

  1. Wake up the watch.
  2. Select the Google Play Store app and sign in to your Google account.
  3. Find the app using the search engine with a magnifying glass.
  4. Select the application you are interested in and click “Install”.

When our phone is compatible with a smartwatch, it is possible add applications installed on the smartphone to the watch. How to do? Please follow the steps below.

  1. Wake up the watch.
  2. Select the Google Play Stores app and sign in to your Google account.
  3. Select from the “Apps on phone” options.
  4. Download and install the selected app on the smartwatch.

Apps available on WearOS smartwatch there are countless. You don’t need to check each of them to know which ones are worth having in your watch. We come to the rescue by posting the ranking below 8 best apps available for a WearOS smartwatch.

Spotify is an absolute must when talking about the most important apps available on smartwatches with WearOS system. The biggest advantage of using Spotify with your watch is the speed and convenience of browsing your music resources, including favorite playlists or playlists created by other users.

To take full advantage of Spotify, you need to purchase access to the app. On Geekweek, we wrote about how to do and how much individual packages will cost in 2022.

Google Maps lets you search for objects, view maps, let us know about real-time traffic flows, and help with route planning while on the go. This application is useful for smartwatches when walking around in an unfamiliar area, as well as for sightseeing during vacation trips.

youtube music is the official app of the site YouTube on smartwatches designed to stream music (similar to Spotify).

It should be noted that the YouTube Music offer can be used for free, but Google has also prepared a Premium version for 23.99 PLN per month.

Smartwatches save you having to take your wallet and phone out of your pocket contactless payments. Of course, such a device must have NFC module.

There are several mobile payment systems in the market, and one of the most popular is Google Pay.

The app came to Poland in 2017 and they can use it today bank customers including: Santander, mBank, nest bank, BNP Paribas, Getin, ING Bank Śląski, Revolut, Krakowski Bank Spółdzielczy, Grupa BPS, Spółdzielcza Grupa Bankowa, Bank Pocztowy, EnveloBank, Monese, N26, Credit Agricole, Bank Pocztowy, Bank Spółdzielczy Rzemiosła in Krakow, Idea Bank, mBank, Nest Bank, Paysafe Financial Services Limited, Pekao SA, Wise.

If we are looking for a tool to record our achievements as runners or cyclists, it is worth considering install the Strava app on your smartwatch. With it, you can track your activity and post workout results to your social media accounts.

Strava Premium costs $7.99 per month or $5 per month if you choose to pay for an annual subscription.

Microsoft allows you to read and reply to e-mails via of the smartwatch for users with watches with the WearOS system.

The application also offers the possibility of dictating messages by voice. This increases operating comfort in many situations (eg when driving a car).

This is another app from Google that lets you be specific physical activity tracking using a smartwatch.

using GoogleFit you can check the number of steps taken in the past few days, check your heart rate, count squats, push-ups and crunches, as well as check the distance traveled and calories burned.

Flightradar24 allows you to follow air traffic in real time and on a detailed map. The application owes its popularity to the ease of access to information.

Each a person with a smartwatch or a smartphone and an internet connection it can track almost all commercial flights in the world with high accuracy in real timeas well as checking for planes flying over your area, whether they are visible or not.

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