Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 and Galaxy Watch 4 Classic have introduced new software bringing many features to the users including Fall Detection feature and also added four new faces along with gifs on MY Photo+ watch face. animations are also added to expand Samsung’s watch face collection. The latest update also brings gesture controls that enable users to do more with the wearables using simple hand movements. The Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 and Galaxy Watch 4 Classic were unveiled at the Galaxy Unpacked event in August this year, and both devices are now receiving their first major update.
Samsung Galaxy Watch 4, Galaxy Watch 4 Classic update changelog. The update will be available through the galaxy Wearable. Users can mix and match up to four complications like battery life, reminder, messages, and step count to display on the Animals watch face. The latest update also brings support for displaying moving GIFs on My Photo+ watch face. The changelog for Galaxy Watch 4 series features interesting animations on the Steps Challenge watch face. With this, an animated bear will follow the Galaxy Watch 4 user for every step of the competition.
With the new update, Samsung has added an ‘Info Brick’ watch face that displays heart rate, stress, and daily activity status, along with a watch face that shows an in-depth weather forecast. Users can also choose from a basic dashboard or live wallpapers inspired by Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3. All these come with an option for customization.
Lastly, the Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 and the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic get a Fall Detection feature with the new update. The wearables can detect hard falls and activate an alert as well as send out an SOS notification to up to four pre-selected contacts. Galaxy Watch users who install the new update can also avail of a 60-day free Strava subscription with the Strava app.