Download watchOS 4 Beta 2 – Here’s How to Install on Apple Watch


watchOS 4 Beta 2 for Apple Watch developers is now available to download. Here's how you can install it right away.

watchOS 4 Beta 2 Adds Polish on Top of the First Developer Beta

Though it might not mean much to a lot of people, but watchOS 4 is a pretty big update in terms of features. Today however, we won't be covering those features because we've done so before. Instead, we will be talking about watchOS 4 Beta 2, that was released for developers a few minutes back. We will also be covering how you can install the update right away.

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First and foremost, it should be made absolutely clear that once you upgrade to watchOS 4 Beta, there's no downgrading back to watchOS 3. So please, make sure you install the beta on a device that is not your daily driver. Furthermore, watchOS 4 Beta can only be installed if your iPhone is running iOS 11 Beta, otherwise it will simply fail to move forward.

Installing watchOS 4 Beta 2 Over the Air

Assuming you have the first beta of watchOS 4 installed already, here's what you need to do in order to install beta 2.

  • Place your Apple Watch on its magnetic charger.
  • Launch the Watch app on your iPhone and navigate to General > Software Update.
  • Now simply wait for the update to show up and then tap on Download and Install.

Download watchOS 4 Beta 2 for the First Time

As obvious it may sound, watchOS 4 Beta access requires an Apple Developer Program membership. If you have that already, then simply check out the guide below on how to install watchOS 4 Beta 2 right away.

It's likely that release of watchOS 4 Beta carries with it a ton of bug fixes and performance related enhancements. Therefore it's highly recommended that you go ahead with the update straight away without giving it a second thought. There's also a possibility that Apple might have thrown in a couple of new surprises too. We will be covering those here, so make sure you are tuned in for that.

In the meantime, update to watchOS 4 Beta 2 and let us know what you think about it in the comments section below.