Android Wear 2.0 Update Now Available for Original Huawei Watch

by Habeeb Onawole 0

Android Wear 2.0 launched last month and it first appeared on LG’s G Watch Style and Sport. However, you might not need to buy a new smartwatch to enjoy the new features of Android Wear 2.0 as Google says the update will be available to eligible devices, one of which is the Huawei Watch.

Huawei Watch

The Huawei Watch already has two successors, the Huawei Watch 2 and Watch 2 Classic, but like most Android Wear 2.0 watches we have seen, they disappoint. The original Huawei Watch is still the best looking android watch you can buy and the new update breathes new life into this 1½ year old watch.

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The update will roll out in batches, so be patient if you haven’t received it yet. Android Wear 2.0 brings a number of new features such as standalone  appsGoogle Assistant; a new dedicated Play Store for the platform; new and improved input such as dictation, typing, and handwriting recognition; support for widgets on watch faces, and lots more. Other watches getting the update includes Moto 360 Sport, Moto 360 2nd-Gen, Asus Zenwatch 2 and 3, LG Watch R, and LG Watch Urbane.