Samsung has introduced a software replace for the Galaxy Watch, Gear Sport, and Gear S3 smartwatch lineup that won’t solely carry the brand new One UI interface first seen on the Galaxy Watch Active, however, it should additionally ship battery life enhancements, in addition to improved well being and fitness options.
The newest software program replaces, obtainable now, provides Samsung’s One UI, a simplified and colorful interface unveiled last year, and till now, out there solely on the Active model of the Samsung Galaxy Watch. One User Interface is designed to ease navigation and reduce watch face muddle for other intuitive operation. Simplified visible settings allow you to extra customize and management the watch. It’s the same design theme because the interface on Samsung’s newest smartphones, so Samsung’s wearables and phones will appear and feel extra unified.
The up to date interface additionally options new superior settings, together with controlling the frequency and timing of Daily briefing updates, disabling and enabling Touch wake-up, and a new versatile Goodnight mode management. New watch faces that have been solely accessible for the Galaxy Watch Active are additionally now out there for these three fashions from the Galaxy Store.
The replace additionally provides higher battery optimization — the watches will mechanically shut apps working within the background to stop battery drain. You too can customize battery saving settings, akin to by adjusting brightness and display screen timeout for higher efficiency.
Alongside the interface updates, Samsung is enhancing well being and healthy options too. There’s now a Daily Activities display screen, which exhibits each day abstract of energy, motion, and exercises. Exercise monitoring has been streamlined, making it sooner and more straightforward to pick each on the widget and in Samsung’s Health app. And knowledge is now regularly synced from watch to the paired smartphone for simple monitoring — together with a brand new tracker for outside swimming, which is accessible solely on the Galaxy Watch. You’ll additionally see new vibrant animations accompanying the achievement of targets.