How to find a smartwatch version

Modified on Thu, 10 Aug 2023 at 03:58 PM

There are 2 ways of determining the software version of a smartwatch:

1. One can determine the smartwatch version based on the watch model. On your watch, swipe up on the home screen and select the "Settings" icon. In settings, scroll down to the "About watch" option where you can find the exact model number of your device as well as software information.


Pixel, Galaxy Watch 4, Watch 4 Classic, Watch 5 and Watch 5 Pro and future models are running Wear OS 3.

Mobvoi Ticwatch, Fossil, Suunto are running Wear OS 2.

Gear, Galaxy Watch 3 and earlier, Watch Active are running Samsung Tizen.


In order to determine Tizen version, open the "Settings" menu, choose the "About watch" tab, "Software" and check Tizen version.

2. You can view Watch settings on your mobile device as well. Open the Galaxy Wearable application on your mobile device, choose the "Watch settings" option, open the "About watch" tab where you can find software information (Wear OS version).

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