Every year, Apple has public betas of its upcoming iPhone, iPad and Mac operating systems to test and try, if you’re curious. This year, the Apple Watch is getting a public beta of its own. The Watch OS 7 public beta is now available to download, but you’ll needfirst to try it.
But, to be clear,putting iOS 14 (or Watch OS 7) on your main device, unless you’re ready for some possible bugs and problems. CNET will be trying it out, of course, but that’s our job. The final version of WatchOS 7 is expected this fall alongside a , as it usually is.
Watch OS 7’s, a feature that Watch owners could try previously with third-party apps, but which Apple is now supporting on a limited basis as a core Watch OS function. The new software also adds new watch faces, enables , can , and has a reminder and tracker.
We never recommend installing a beta on a main device, but if you’re curious to test out the new features and have the hardware, check out our guide on.