Google has started rolling out the YouTube Music app to older smartwatches that run Wear OS 2 software. According to a report from The edge, the app will be available this week for the Gen 6 smartwatch line from Fossil and Michael Kors, as well as the TicWatch Pro 3, TicWatch Pro 3 Cellular / LTE and TicWatch E3 GPS devices from Mobvoi. Other smartwatches running Wear OS 2 will receive the app later this year. Also Read – CES 2022: How metaverse, electric vehicles stole the show in Las Vegas
Available on the Play Store, the Wear OS version of YouTube Music offers access to all your playlists, mixes and, of course, playback controls, reports. 9to5Google. Also Read – Phones Launched This Week: Xiaomi 11i, Samsung Galaxy S21 FE, Realme GT 2 Pro, more
The YouTube Music Wear OS app allows users to listen to songs while the watch is connected to a Bluetooth device, download music directly to a smart watch, and control playback. Also Read – Samsung Galaxy S21 FE Set to Release in India Next Week: Find Out Launch Date
To download the YouTube Music Wear OS app, a user must first open the Google Play Store on a watch and search for YouTube Music. Select the app to start the download. Once the installation is complete, you can log into an account and start listening.
You can only download songs when the smartwatch is plugged into a charger.
The YouTube Music app first appeared with Wear OS 3, which was introduced last month on the Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 series.
(With IANS inputs)