Here are the 10 Best & Free Android Wear Apps.
10 Best & Free Android Wear Apps
1. Wear OS by Google
The Wear OS by Google app, previously Android Wear, syncs your smartwatch and phone so you can get more out of your watch. Get proactive help from your Google Assistant, see important messages, track health and fitness, and more, all from your wrist: • GET PROACTIVE HELP FROM YOUR GOOGLE ASSISTANT: Stay on top of your day with proactive, personalized help and useful shortcuts from your Google Assistant. Get commute times, see upcoming reservations, check your flight status and more. • TAKE YOUR HEALTH AND FITNESS FURTHER: Monitor your progress towards two activity goals based on health recommendations from American Heart Association and World Health Organization, Heart Points and Move Minutes • ROCK OUT WHILE YOU WORK OUT: Control your favorite music right from your wrist and stay motivated through the last mile • STAY CONNECTED AT A GLANCE: Check important notifications, texts, emails, and calls at a glance • GET MORE DONE: See your next meeting, add items to your grocery list, set reminders, pay on the go and more • EXPRESS YOURSELF: Wear OS by Google lets you be you with hundreds of styles—from fashion to fitness to fun and thousands of watch faces you can customize Learn more http://google.com/WearOS Supported features may vary across watches, phones, and countries. The Google Assistant is not available in certain countries and languages.
2. Wear Audio Recorder
Handy and functional voice recorder for the smartphones and Android Wear watches! Record your conversations, lectures, meetings and anything you want with very simple and intuitive interface. The app is designed both for watches and smartphones. Features: · The all-new Material design; · Sound quality customisation (choice of the optimal modes); · Dropbox & Google drive · Add photos to your recordings. · Echo suppression and noise filtering, silence skipping; · Work in the background (when the display is off); · Autostart when you start; · Invisible Recording (replaces an icon in the notification bar, so nobody can see that the recording is launched) · Synchronise the watch (if any); · Manage audio recordings (share, delete, rename) · Tags If the app can’t start do recording on the watch it is because the app hasn’t permissions. You should enable permissions on the watch. Settings -> Permissions -> Audio Recorder. But you can see that you can’t enable permissions. It is because different app opened transparent window at fullscreen. Some users sent me descriptions that can help: It comes from the Wear App: “Wear minilauncher” or “Feel The Wear – Notifications” Steps: 1 I temporarily disabled it 2 I gave you app file writing and microphon permissions (from watch >Parameters>Authorizations>Audio recorder 3 The “screen overlay detected” does not show anymore, (with or without Wear minilauncher activation) for obviously it does not need to ask anymore permissions already given Important! A moto 360 has a bug. At the time when a watch activated an opportunity to say “ok google” mic stops working in other applications, despite the fact that the recording is already underway. If you turn off the display, go to the Settings menu, or open any other application (it is important that there were no available “ok google”) sound recording is restored. For normal operation, you should keep the app open. Help make a better translation: https://crowdin.com/project/wear-audio-recorder/invite?d=d535m47595t6c5v4g39383i4 This application positively noted in publications following editions: The 10 Coolest Smartwatch Apps of 2015 (So Far) http://www.crn.com/slide-shows/components-peripherals/300077397/the-10-coolest-smartwatch-apps-of-2015-so-far.htm/pgno/0/8 40 best Android Wear smartwatch apps 2015 http://www.techradar.com/news/wearables/best-android-wear-smartwatch-apps-2015-1281065/3 28 Best New Android Wear Apps And Watch Faces From 7/22/14 – 8/1/14 http://www.androidpolice.com/2014/08/01/28-best-new-android-wear-apps-and-watch-faces-from-72214-8114/ The best apps for Android Wear http://www.wareable.com/android-wear/you-wear-it-well-the-best-apps-for-android-wear The 10 best Android Wear apps for the LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live http://www.littlegreenrobot.co.uk/news/the-10-best-android-wear-apps-for-the-lg-g-watch-and-samsung-gear-live/ Five Best ‘Android Wear’ Apps http://www.appgyaan.com/2014/11/Best-android-wear-apps.html App of the day: Wear Audio Recorder for Android http://softstribe.com/android/app-day-wear-audio-recorder-android 11 of the Best Android Wear Apps http://www.artiss.co.uk/2014/12/11-of-the-best-android-wear-apps
6. Stopwatch for Wear OS
Stopwatch for Android Wear is a feature rich precision stopwatch to measure elapsed time with lap times. It is great for timing sport events and contests as well as just timing your activities or measure an event duration. Current lap time, best lap time and statistics make this app the ideal stopwatch for runners and athletes. This app is also simple and easy to use and a great helper for on the go. Download now for free. To start the app. Just say: OK Google…Start stopwatch. Get more apps, games & news about Android Wear with “Android Wear Center”: http://tinyurl.com/m87stxs Features: ★ Simple and intuitive interface ★ Lap function ★ 1/1000ths second ★ Current lap time display ★ Last lap time display ★ Best lap time display Please note: -Make sure your mobile is compatible with Android Wear. -Make sure to pair your phone with the wearable device with help of the Android Wear App. -To open: Go to “Start…” and open the app “Stopwatch” or say “Start stopwatch” Do you have any suggestions for improvement? Any ideas? Any issues with the app? Please let us know.
7. Find My Phone by NICK APPS
It’s time to say goodbye to forgetting or losing your phone. With brand new Android Wear app you will never forget your phone and quickly find it in one tap. Android Wear Watch will buzzing to stop you from going out from your phone. Can find your phone? Just tap on notification or start Find My Phone app on your watch and tap on the button to launch alarm and visual signals on your phone (even if it’s in silent mode). The alarm can be setting up for your needs. You can: – Set alarm volume – Turn on gradual volume increasing – Turn on vibration – Select ringtone – Set screen brightness – Turn on Flashlight The main functionality available for free, but some alarm customization features available only in PRO version, that can be purchased in app (price is $1,99).
8. Messages for Wear OS
Requirements: Wear OS (former Android Wear) Smartwatch and Android companion device. This app will not work with an iPhone but requires an Android companion device. Use this messenger to quickly reply to SMS, Hangouts, WhatsApp, Facebook and other Messenger conversations on your Android Wear smartwatch. Write messages with text predictions and emojis, configurable pre-defined texts or voice input. Open web and YouTube links directly on your watch. Customize vibration patterns. Features: – Conversation view – View photos received as multimedia messages – Send photos as multimedia messages with our Photos app – Keyboard app integration, e.g. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.appfour.wearkeyboard – Always-on support to keep the current conversation open – SMS conversation support – Hangout conversation support – Reply to WhatsApp messages on your watch (requires the WhatsApp app to be installed) – Reply to Facebook messages on your watch (requires the Facebook Messenger app to be installed) – Reply to Slack, Viber, Threema, Telegram, Line and Kakao Talk (requires the official apps to be installed) – Contacts – Rich message view with hyperlinks – Open web links and YouTube video links with our Web Browser and YouTube wear apps – Easy setup with single-click sign in To customize vibration patterns and sound (full version only): – Choose “Notification Settings” on new message cards or long press on a conversation – Define a conversation specific vibration pattern or sound, or define a pattern and sound for all messages – Choose a pre-defined pattern or record your own pattern Features of the full version only: – Configurable signature – Configurable message size per conversation – Configurable card style – Configurable vibrate feedback – Configurable pre-defined texts – Option to sync phone notifications and cards – Custom vibration patterns – Custom notification sound The Wear Messages app is compatible with all Wear OS smart watches. e.g. – Sony SmartWatch 3 – Motorola Moto 360 – Fossil Q (Explorist, Marshal, Founder, Venture, Wander, …) – Ticwatch (E, S) – Michael Kors (Bradshaw, Sophie, …) – Huawei Watch (2, Leo-BX9, Leo-DLXX, …) – LG Watch (Urbane, Sport, R, Style, …) – ASUS ZenWatch (1, 2, 3) – Samsung Gear Live – TAG Heuer …and many more If your watch is not listed, please check if your Smartwatch runs Wear OS (former Android Wear).
9. Video for Wear OS & YouTube
Video player for YouTube running on Wear OS (Android Wear) smartwatches. View YouTube videos on your Android Wear smartwatch. A true wearable entertainment app. Works standalone on Android Wear 2 watches paired with iOS or Android phones. For standalone support install the app from the play store on the watch only. Features: – View videos directly on the watch – Full Bluetooth headphones and speaker support – Cast any video to your Chromecast and use your watch as a remote – Search videos with search predictions – Search related videos – Like a video – View video descriptions – Pause, resume, seek, change volume – Wearable entertainment app – Watch music videos with audio if your watch has a speaker Customize by choosing channels to show on your watch and get more search results (full version only). IMPORTANT: The Bluetooth headphones/speakers need to be paired with the watch, not with the phone. The app is compatible with all Wear OS (Android Wear) smart watches. e.g. – Sony SmartWatch 3 – Motorola Moto 360 – Fossil Q (Explorist, Marshal, Founder, Venture, Wander, …) – Ticwatch (E, S) – Michael Kors (Bradshaw, Sophie, …) – Huawei Watch (2, Leo-BX9, Leo-DLXX, …) – LG Watch (Urbane, Sport, R, Style, …) – ASUS ZenWatch (1, 2, 3) – Samsung Gear Live – TAG Heuer …and many more If your watch is not listed, please check if your Smartwatch runs Wear OS (former Android Wear).
10. Calendar For Wear OS by Wearable Software
Completely free. The best calendar for the Android Wear operation system. Get an overview about upcoming appointments with the calendar view. Browse your appointments through a day agenda by touching on a specific day. View details for a appointment such as description, begin and end date when touching on the appointment in the day agenda. Swipe left or right to change month in the calendar view. In addition this calendar is simple and easy to use and a great helper for on the go. Download now for free. To start the app. Just say: OK Google…Start calendar. Please note: To retrieve the appointments, your watch must be connected to your mobile phone. Get more apps, games & news about Android Wear with “Android Wear Center”: http://tinyurl.com/m87stxs Features: ★ Calendar view, swipe left or right to change month ★ Days with appointments are marked red in calendar ★ Current day is marked with a square ★ Day agenda ★ Appointment details You have to own an Android Wear device to use this app Currently compatible devices: ► HUAWEI Watch ► Moto 360 Gen 2 (2015) ► Moto 360 Gen 1 (2014) ► Asus Zenwatch ► LG G Watch ► LG G Watch R ► LG G Watch Urbane (Android Wear version) ► Samsung Gear Live ► Sony SmartWatch 3 Please note: -Make sure your mobile is compatible with Android Wear. -Make sure to pair your phone with the wearable device with help of the Android Wear App. -To open: Go to “Start…” and open the app “Calendar” or say “Start calendar” Do you have any suggestions for improvement? Any ideas? Any issues with the app? Please let us know.