During WWDC 2021, Apple released OS Watch OS 8, the next big update of the Apple Watch operating system is expected to launch with the mysterious Apple Watch. Anyone interested in getting a first preview of future fitness and practical features can now download the beta version of WatchOS8.
Users who are part of the Apple Developer Program can receive the first beta of WatchOS 8 from June.
Keep in mind that you must be part of the Apple Developer Plan to receive the WatchOS 8 Developer Beta, so if you do not wish to pay an annual subscription, the general beta is most appropriate. Also, since WatchOS still depends on the iPhone being connected and connected, you must first download an advanced version of iOS – that is, if you want to restore the beta of WatchOS 8, you must first install iOS 15.
Before downloading the beta, make sure that your Apple Watch is compatible with WatchOS 8, which means you have an Apple Watch 3 or newer. Since the process has not changed after using WatchOS 7, you can download WatchOS 8 if your smartwatch was upgraded last year.
If you meet all of these requirements, you’re done the hard part because downloading the WatchOS beta has been easy for years. Follow the step-by-step instructions below.
Go to the program website Apple Developer Sign in with your Apple ID and agree to the terms and conditions if you have not already. Go to the Downloads page on the iPhone associated with your Apple Watch that receives the beta software and download the developer beta version of iOS 15. You must install a new beta profile in iOS Settings> General, then Beta Settings> General> Software Update Version for iOS 15.
When this dual function is complete, connect the Apple Watch you want to install WatchOS8 to a charger and make sure it has more than 50% battery. Set it aside as the installation is complete from your iPhone.
In iOS 15 Beta running your iPhone, go to the Watch app and tap the My Watch tab. Then go to General> Software Update and tap Install. You need to start downloading and installing your Apple Watch WatchOS 8 Developer Beta.
Here’s how to get the general beta of WatchOS 8 more reliable than developer beta. You must continue to install the provided updates to benefit from the latest features tested.
If it is necessary to remind: Before any installation, be sure to install iOS 15, so keep the compatible iPhone and Apple Watch.
First, you need to register a public beta profile. Using the iPhone you want to upgrade to iOS 15, open Safari and enter its address Apple beta software program, Then click the “Register” button. Enter your Apple ID to register your account, if you have not done so before.
Step 2: Download the software profile on your smartphone – Press the “Download Profile” button and then activate it via settings. Below the iCloud account information, click “Download Profile” and then “Install”. Restart your device, go to Settings> General> Software Update and upgrade your iPhone.
Update your watch now. Open the watch processor from iOS 15 and tap the associated tab. Finally, go to General> Software Update> Installation. Your Apple Watch begins to download and install the public beta of WatchOS8.
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