What you can do with Wear OS by Google

On your wrist, you can check your schedule, get information, and send messages. Here are more examples of things that your watch can do when connected with a phone. 

Note: Some of the information below may be different depending on your watch. 

Get messages and other informative notifications

See notifications from your phone on your watch when you get:

  • Incoming phone calls
  • Texts
  • Emails
  • Calendar events
  • Apps
Check your schedule, traffic, weather and more

You’ll see notifications pop up from the bottom of the screen that have helpful in them. In these notifications, you can choose to see timely info and upcoming tasks, including:

  • Check your schedule
  • Track packages
  • Check your flight or hotel reservations
  • Check the weather
  • View reminders

You can download certain apps that let you customize your home screen to show you helpful info such as weather or stocks.

Translate words, check stocks and get help 

You can get quick answers from the Google Assistant and do a variety of tasks on your watch using just your voice. Just say "Ok Google" or press the power button to ask questions or get things done.

  • Translate words or phrases
  • Check stocks
  • Solve math problems
  • Convert between units
  • Find a place or business
Set goals and track your fitness

Measure your progress and stay motivated with built in fitness tracking.

  • Track a walk, run, or bike ride
  • See how many steps you take each day
  • Set simple goals for steps
  • Check your heart rate (if your watch has this feature)
  • Strength training tracking and daily challenges
Listen to your music and media
  • Control music
  • Listen to music on your watch without your phone
  • Listen to podcasts and music

Learn more about how to play music from your watch.

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