Apple releases Watch OS 1.0.1 update, offers Siri improvements, additional language support, other new features

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Date: Tuesday, May 19th, 2015, 11:44
Category: Apple Watch, News, Software, Watch OS, Wearables

The first Apple Watch update is here.

And it includes a slew of interesting fixes and changes.

On Tuesday, Apple released its Watch OS 1.0.1 update. To install the update, connect your Apple Watch to power, make sure it has at least a 50 percent charge, connect your iPhone to a Wi-Fi network, make sure your iPhone is within range of your Apple Watch, on your iPhone, open the Apple Watch app and tap My Watch > General > Software Update.


The update offers the following fixes and improvements:


Measuring standing activity

Calculating calories for indoor cycling and rowing workouts

Distance and pace during outdoor walk and run workouts


Third-party apps

Apple also said that the update includes display support for new emoji characters. In addition, new language support is featured for:

Brazilian Portuguese







This one comes down to you guys. If you’ve installed the Watch OS 1.0.1 update and have any feedback to offer, either positive or negative, please let us know in the comments.

Via Apple

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