Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update for Android Wear recently landed on Moto 360, LG G Watch, Samsung Gear Live and now it has been rolling for Sony SmartWatch 5 SWR50. Android Wear is compatible with Android 4.3+ running device so your primary device need not be on Android 5.0 for connecting your SmartWatch 3.
Under system update settings check whether new Android 5.0.1 Lollipop ( OTA ) update is available for your SmartWatch 3 or not, if yes then proceed as per on screen instructions. It is confirmed in regions like Australia, Sweden, France, Chile etc.
SmartWatch 3 Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update
If you have received the notification for update, download it. New update optimizes 8 system apps and improves battery life.
You can now take screenshots from your SmartWatch 3.
New Watch Faces are available.
Download SmartWatch 3 Android 5.0.1 OTA Zip package
Download Android 5.0.1 OTA Zip file ( tetra LWX84P from KNX01V ) from below link for sideloading ( steps here ).
If you have received Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update on your SmartWatch 3, let us know if it improves the performance. Drop your comments below.
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