watchOS 2.1 For Apple Watch Released – How To Download & Changelog
Apple has released watchOS 2.1 firmware update for Apple Watch. Here’s how you can download it as well as view the complete changelog of the update itself right here.
watchOS 2.1 Is Now Available To Download For Apple Watch With A Handful Of Bug Fixes And Language Support
Today is a busy day for Apple as it has made the gigantic move to unleash a bunch of software updates for its range of hardware. Just a while back, Apple released iOS 9.2 download, OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan as well as tvOS 9.1, but it seems as though the party doesn’t come to a halt there as watchOS 2.1 has also been pushed out over the air for users to download.
watchOS 2.1 is a pure bug fix update that intends to enhance the overall experience of using the Apple Watch. For instance, the update adds support for a handful of system languages, as well as Siri dictation support in more languages. Furthermore, other lingering bugs in this release have also been squashed and you can read about them all by glancing at the changelog below.
In order to download and install watchOS 2.1 onto your device there are a few things which you have to make sure of. First of all, make sure that your Apple Watch is charged well beyond the 50% mark. Also, your Apple Watch should be placed on the magnetic charger for the installation process to take place. If you check all those boxes, then follow the steps which we have outlined below:
- Connect your iPhone to a stable WiFi connection.
- Launch the Watch app from your home screen.
- Tap on General > Software Update.
- Simply tap on the download button and you’re good to go.
Since the installation procedure happens all over Bluetooth therefore we also recommend that you put your iPhone on charge as well. Also, be vary of the fact that the installation process will take quite a while to complete, so do not panic or do something out of the blue, thinking that you’ll speed things up. Just let the installation process run its course and everything will be done very smoothly.
We highly recommend that you update your Apple Watch to watchOS 2.1 straight away. After all, the amount of additions it brings to the table act as a testament that Apple is working round the clock to enhance the overall experience for its user base.
You do not want to be left out of the party now do you? Of course not. Hence hit that download button and update away!