These smartwatches will get Android Wear 2.0


Google’s first major software update for wearables, Android Wear 2.0, is here. It’s a given that the company’s partial in-house devices will be first to get it upon shipping, but there are people with existing Android Wear smartwatches who’ve been waiting for the software update since it was announced at Google I/O 2016.

If you were constantly thinking about whether or not your device would get the software update, Google is sharing which smartwatches are scheduled to receive Android Wear 2.0 in 2017.

Here’s the list of smartwatches getting Android Wear 2.0:

It’ll be up to the companies manufacturing these smartwatches to begin testing Android Wear 2.0 for a timely release; therefore, any of the smartwatches listed above might get the latest version of the wearable platform weeks or months after Google’s public release.

About the Author: Justin Herrick

Born and raised in New Jersey, Justin is a graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University where he studied marketing with a focus on digital marketing. He's very talkative and enjoys discussing anything from technology and sports to video games and television. As for Justin's current device rotation, he carries around the Google Pixel and Nexus 9. In the rare case that his phone or tablet is not in his hand, he is either flicking through cards on his Moto 360 (2015) or typing away on the Microsoft Surface Book. Justin is patiently waiting for the day that Google replicates the Galaxy Nexus with modern day specifications.

  • Jacob Bondt

    What about the Sony watch sw3 ,will it be included on smart wear 2 .Sony or Huewai will make Google watch!

    • Justin_Herrick

      If it’s not on the list, we can’t confirm that smartwatch will get Android Wear 2.0.

      • Jacob Bondt

        It will be interesting what kind of watch Google will come out with next year. I have been enjoying my Son’s SW 3 watch ,it has not given me any trouble and it’s updated regularly 2017 is going to be another interesting year!