Samsung has released a new update for the Galaxy Watch 4 series . Being the first smart watch with WearOS operating system, it added new features to these products. The update with version number R8xxXXU1DUJA was first made available in South Korea. It is expected to be available in the remaining countries in the coming days.
The Galaxy Watch 4 series gained the radio feature with the Walkie-Talkie application released in August . Samsung also brought browser support to the smartwatch in the first week of October. In addition, the Galaxy Watch 4 can also use the version of YouTube developed for wearOS.
New features added to the Galaxy Watch 4 series
According to the news of SamMobile, new animations have been added to the watch faces in the Galaxy Watch 4 series with the update . The most important change was the addition of GIF support to the My Photo+ feature . Thanks to My Photo+, which allows you to transfer the photo on the smartphone to the watch and set it as a dial, you will also be able to select GIFs.
Gesture control, one of the most important features of the Galaxy Watch 4 , was previously only for accepting and rejecting calls or turning off alarms. With the update, Samsung brought support to run the app or feature you want on the watch. In addition, the possibility to adjust the sensitivity of the fall detection function has been introduced. Improved heart rate and stress characteristics.
How to update Samsung smart watch?
If you want to install the released update, you must first download the Galaxy Wearable app. Then, when you enter the Clock settings section and press the Software update > Download and install button, the watch connects to the Samsung servers and downloads and installs the new update within a certain time according to your internet speed.