Apple unveiled the brand-new Watch Series 4 on September 12th and everyone has been talking about it ever since. This is the best smartwatch that Apple has designed and it comes with a plethora of innovative features such as ECG support that makes it ideal for people who care about their health. Nonetheless, Watch Series 4 was not the only thing that Apple introduced on September 12th since that it also when the Cupertino based tech giant launched watchOS 5.0.1.
watchOS 5.0.1 Update
Even though Watch Series 4 and watchOS 5.0 have been out for less than a month, Apple has already started rolling out the first software update. With that said, watchOS 5.0.1 is now available for download and we advise all Apple fans who own a brand-new Watch Series 4 to download it. Now, let’s check out what type of software changes the new update brings.
Apple loves to release software updates for all its devices in order to bring their performances to the next level and considering that the media spotlight is shining on Watch Series 4 right now, it should come as no surprise that Apple decided to release watchOS 5.0.1.
The new update takes care of some known bugs that were causing serious issues to Apple fans such as showing more exercise minutes and even a major bug that prevented the new smartwatch from charging. Luckily, Apple didn’t waste any time and fixed these bugs fast!
How to Download the New Update
The new update is being rolled out OTA (over the air) and it should arrive to every Watch Series 4 device today. However, if the new watchOS 5.0.1 update doesn’t appear in the notification tab, Watch Series 4 owners can manually trigger it by accessing the next panels General – Software Update.