Android 5.1.1 Wear update is now finally rolling on Sony SmartWatch 3. Google first seeded Android Wear 5.1.1 update on LG watch Urbane and it has already been confirmed on LG Watch R and Asus ZenWatch. Update is confirmed rolling Russia, USA, UK.
SmartWatch 3 Android Wear 5.1.1 update is rolling in the form of build 22.214.171.1249530, Google Play Service 7.3.36. Sony SmartWatch 3 has Wi-Fi connectivity option, so now connecting SW3 to a Wi-Fi network will enable you to send messages, use apps; no matter where your phone is (it must have data connection), so no need for a permanent Bluetooth connection for pairing it.
Sony SmartWatch 3 Android Wear 5.1.1 update
Check out the Android 5.1.1 Wear update running screen below on Sony SmartWatch 3. Check out the list of new features included in the update here.
Download SmartWatch 3 Android 5.1.1 Wear OTA zip
If you still haven’t got the Android 5.1.1 Wear update on your SmartWatch 3 yet then sideload OTA zip posted below manually (Instructions here).
Now connect to a Wi-Fi network and get notifications even when you are away from your phone.
Have you got the Android 5.1.1 Wear update on your SmartWatch 3, let us know? Drop your comments below.
Source – XDA (OTA zip shared by PopeXXIII) | Image Credits: paruchuri4388, aankun