Software Version

Software Version

Determine your current device software version and check for updates.


In this tutorial you will learn how to:

• View software version
• Check for software updates


View software version

1. From the clock screen, press the Digital Crown/Home button then navigate to and select the settings app Settings app.

Note: The images and steps in this tutorial reflect the latest software version (8.0). For more information on the latest update available for your device, check

2. Select General, then select About.

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3. Software version will be displayed.

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Check for software updates

1. From your paired iPhone, navigate to and select the watch  Watch app

Note: Your device must be plugged in to a power source in order to update wirelessly. Before you update, back up your device to iCloud or iTunes. Updates may download automatically while your device is connected to Wi-Fi and a power source.

2. Select General, then select Software Update.

Note: If an update is available, select Download and Install and follow the prompts. If you use a passcode, you'll need to enter it before installing the update. 

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