Update – it’s always nice, is not it? And for Android they have not yet come to an end! If you believe the rumors, the Android Lollipop can begin to come to Android Wear Lollipop – devices today. Of course, the update for portable gadgets cannot be compared with the transition from KitKat on Lollipop on smartphones and tablets, but still expect a few new features.
This is with reference to their trusted sources reported Phandroid. If their information is correct, then the update will include the following:
- Information about the battery and internal storage annex companion
- New dials with the ability to switch between them in the application of the companion and the new API, which will allow to display the weather icon on any dial
- The ability to restore the cards that the user brushed
- New fast switches for setting the brightness of the screen (normal, theater and sunny modes)
- The new settings for the visually impaired, including the size of the text, and the option to increase the color blind
- «Ok, Google» will take into account the previous Activity
In addition, it is expected a significant improvement in battery life for some gadgets that is probably the main news.
In short, we are waiting. In the meantime, tell me, do you have time to become the owner of the device running on Android Wear Lollipop?
Details about the update to Android Wear Lollipop
Google has said in his blog about the major update of Android Wear Lollipop. Starting next week the owners of smart hours on this platform will receive an update that will add their gadgets many new features. Including the replacement of the background image on the dial directly through the Play Store.
Update Android Wear is the number 5.0, and it is based on Android Lollipop. Install it can be via Wi-Fi in a few days. After the update the clock dials can be installed by third-party developers. Some will be paid, but most free. Section with them already appeared in the Play Store , here are some examples of registration:
These wallpapers are developed partners Google, but today dials for Android Wear can create anyone. The company’s website is available a special API. In Play store already has a few dials, to establish an informal, but in February they will either be translated into the official API, or removed from the store.
And this, we dare to assume only the beginning of a new milestone Android Wear on Android 5.0 Lollipop. The next year, the platform will get even more innovation.
Google released Android Wear Lollipop 5.0
Google has released a new version of the operating system for the human body wearable electronic devices. With the release of Android Wear Lollipop owners ‘smart’ hours given the opportunity to personalize the main screen of the device by means of thematic dials Watch Face.
One of the key innovations Android Wear Lollipop was the appearance of the official API to change the look of the dial. In Android Wear Lollipop weather icons have been redesigned, the menu settings and organized support display information about the weather, eliminates the tedious navigation to weather the card Google Now.
Appendix companion Android Wear Lollipop, running on a dual smartphone, learn how to display information related to the battery worn on the wrist gadget. Demonstrates forecast as to how long the smart watch worked in standalone mode, and specify which applications are running the most power consume. Companion app also displays information on the performance of flash space applications on a smart watch.
The developers have added in Android Wear Lollipop specific settings, including color inversion, larger fonts. There are new brightness setting. Enough to make a swipe down to open the menu from which to select Cinema (backlight turns off completely until you press the power button), the maximum brightness mode, silent mode and settings.
If a user accidentally brushed some of the cards with the notification that appears in the Smart hours, unable to carefully examine the contents of the notification in Android Wear Lollipop it can be brought back. The removal is performed gesture swipe up.
At the same time in the online store Google Play is a new section with thematic dials – he added a section with applications for hours on Android Wear. You will see the dozens of design options – from the characters, minions of the animated film “Despicable Me” to the brand dials from Porsche and Red Bull, from X-ray images of the famous designer Hugh Turvey before registration in the subject of the popular game Pac-Man.
Users can set the concomitant application Android Wear Lollipop, by which it will be easier to search, download and install the various dials.
Specialized platform for wearable devices Android Wear Lollipop was announced in March and released in June of this year. To date, users are six models of smart hours on Android Wear – Asus ZenWatch, LG G Watch, LG G Watch R, Moto 360, Samsung Gear Live and Sony SmartWatch 3. Updates Android Wear Lollipop, providing shift dials and a number of other new features that take into force within the next week.
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