If you are a Samsung user, you might be annoyed about this question. Different models of cell phones use different android versions and watch’s version is designed for some specific type of phone. Does the Huawei watch work with Samsung phones? Yes , it does work with Samsung Galaxy S4, S5 and Note 3.
Don’t worry if your phone is not in this list. We all know that there are always some minor updates released from time to time for mobile devices. We have some effective methods that help to support the latest version on the latest phone. We will show you how to make Huawei Watch work with Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge in this review. So, let’s dig in deep!
Find out if your phone is supported for the update
It is a very wise idea to make sure your Huawei smartwatch works with a specific Samsung phone before going forward. Some of you might be reading this article on a Samsung Galaxy S5, but it’s good to check if your phone can support the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow installed on Android Wear so your watch can function properly.
You can find out if your phone is supported to install Nexus 6P on Samsung Galaxy S5 as well as for Huawei watch update .
You need to know that not all android wear smartwatches work with all android phones. Updates are released from time to time for both mobile and watch, we need to check before going forward.
Here is how to find out what version of Android Wear your phone supports:
Step 01: On your watch, press and hold the power button until you see a menu with settings icon. Tap that icon.
Step 02: Scroll down and open About Phone. You might see some information about your Huawei watch version.
Step 03: On your phone, go to Settings and scroll down until you see the About Phone section (you should find it at the end of the list).
Step 04: Tap that section and scroll towards the bottom for Build number . You should see some numbers there. This is your watch’s android wear version.
Step 05: You can compare this number with the following list to find out if your phone can support this version or not.
If you have the latest android wear installed on your device, it will be a bit difficult for us to tell if Nexus 6P Android Wear update will work with the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge . However, we can still give you a helping hand by guiding you through the process.
Don’t forget to turn off the Huawei watch before going forward or it can malfunction and we don’t want that to happen.
Step 01: On your phone, go to Settings and scroll down until you see the About Phone section (you should find it on the end of list).
Step 02: Tap that section and scroll towards the bottom for Build number . You should see some numbers there.
Step 03: Note this number down and compare it with the list below to find out if your phone supports Marshmallow or not.
Step 04: If you have one of devices listed below, then you are good to go:
– Samsung Galaxy S6
– Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
– Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+
– Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Step 05: If you don’t see your phone listed here, that means your device is not compatible with Android 6.0 Marshmallow installed on Huawei Watch.