This Android Smartwatch Is Getting the Oreo Update

Google announced last week that Android Oreo is starting to roll out to Android Wear devices .

The update includes a new setting for the strength of the notification vibration, the ability to touch lock for wet conditions, new notification channels and background battery saving restrictions, and support for seven new countries.

But it won’t be available for all smartwatches. As with newer versions of Android, only select devices will receive the update, and the release time will differ from manufacturer to manufacturer.

This is Google’s official rundown of which Android Wear watches currently have the update, as well as those expected to receive it in the future:

The Android Wear Oreo (8.0) update is already available for the following watches :

  • Fossil Q Venture
  • Lg watch sport
  • Louis Vuitton Tambour
  • Michael Kors Sophie
  • Montblanc Summit

Watches currently following the Android Wear Oreo (8.0) update:

  • Casio PRO TREK Smart WSD-F20
  • Casio WSD-F10 Outdoor Smart Watch
  • Diesel Full Guard
  • Emporio armani connected
  • Fossil Q Control
  • Fossil Explorer Q
  • Fossil Q Founder 2.0
  • Fossil Q Marshal
  • Fossil Q Wander
  • Gc connect
  • Guess Connect
  • Huawei watch 2
  • Hugo BOSS BOSS Touch
  • LG Watch Style
  • Michael Kors Access Bradshaw
  • Michael Kors Dylan Access
  • Michael Kors Access Grayson
  • Inappropriate steam
  • Mobvoi ticwatch s & e
  • Movado connect
  • Nixon mission
  • Polar M600
  • TAG Heuer Tag Connected Modular 45
  • Tommy Hilfiger 24/7 You
  • ZTE Quartz

Watches that will not officially receive the update include the Asus ZenWatch 2 and 3, the first Fossil Q Founder, the second Moto 360 and 360 Sport, and the first Huawei watch, according to Android Police . This watch will continue to receive updates, but its core operating system will remain on Nougat.

As for when you can expect an update to be released, if your watch is on this list, the launch date will vary by manufacturer. But keep your eyes on your eyes – it will probably be soon.


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