Skip to main content

YouTube Music app for Wear OS is now available but as of now only for New Samsung Smartwatches

Google's YouTube Music app for Wear OS is out now, several months after the company promised to provide one. That's fantastic news for Wear OS users who have been waiting for it since Google terminated Play Music in 2020. However, there's a significant 'but' here: it'll only operate on Samsung smartwatches that run Wear OS 3.

Samsung is one of the biggest smartwatch manufacturers, so it must provide a variety of options; however, this isn't the case. The only Samsung smartwatches capable of running YouTube Music on Wear OS aren't even available yet. Samsung's Galaxy Watch 4 and Galaxy Watch 4 Classic will be available on August 27.

Aside from its severely limited compatibility, the app also lacks the ability to stream music. Users will only be able to download tracks on the app, according to 9to5Google's hands-on experience. Furthermore, to download anything, the phone must be plugged in. It also states that most existing Wear OS devices will not be upgraded to Wear OS 3, so if you want to access YouTube Music on your wearable, you're out of luck.

The Play Music app for Wear OS watches was discontinued in August 2020, just weeks before the service was totally phased out in exchange of YouTube Music. It was quick to release a YouTube Music app for the Apple Watch, but Wear OS users had to wait. Spotify's Wear OS app, on the other hand, works on earlier smartwatches and can be used to stream and download songs.

The app is currently accessible on Google Play for individuals who aren't worried by the limits and will soon have access to a Galaxy Watch 4.


Popular posts from this blog

Samsung to Launch Its New Virtual Assistant: Sam

  While virtual assistants have been around for a while, Samsung is expected to introduce a new 3D virtual assistant to the next generation. The company may officially debut this character as 'Sam.' The brand's virtual assistant is currently a 2D character, but when a new dimension is launched, it may return with a new dimension. Like many other firms, the South Korean digital company has officially launched a 2D virtual assistant. The company, however, has opted to produce a three-dimensional variant to take the trend to the next level. The answer is simple: 3D characters are more appealing to the eye. As a result, once Sam arrives, people are likely to forget about Bixby. Although the character is currently two-dimensional, it has experienced a significant transformation since returning to social media. Samsung's new virtual assistant, on the other hand, will feature additional textures, positions, and expressions. The company's goal is to make its virtual assis

Amazon announced New Smart Home Devices during Amazon Fall 2021 Hardware Event

Pic Credit: Amazon Amazon made a lot of announcements during its hardware event in September 2021. The e-commerce company presented a variety of new devices, including an autonomous robot, a smart thermostat, and a service that lets you look after elderly relatives while you're away. We got a brand-new Echo display, additional AI features, and even a robot that appears to be a lot of fun to have around the house. Amazon is definitely aiming to take over the home with a slew of devices designed to keep you secure and connected. Here's a short overview of all of Amazon's new products and services: 1. Smart Thermostat The Amazon Smart Thermostat is an Energy Star-certified gadget with a straightforward design that is "reliable with most existing 24V HVAC systems." When you're at home or away, Alexa will automatically adjust the temperature in your home to suit your preferences. Preorders for the Amazon Smart Thermostat are currently available for $59 or p

Realme launched GT Neo 2 flagship with Snapdragon 870 SOC in India

Pic Credit: Realme The GT Neo 2 is Realme's newest flagship phone, which is now available in India. It's similar to the amazing Realme GT that arrived in Europe a few months ago - better in some areas, but weaker in others. At the same event, Realme unveiled a 4K Smart TV Google Stick, Bluetooth Speaker, and gaming accessories. In terms of specifications, the new Realme GT Neo 2 has a 6.62-inch E4 display with Full-HD+ resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, and 1,300 nits of peak brightness, which is greater than the previous model. HDR10+ content, DC dimming, and a touch sampling rate of 600Hz are also supported. The new vapor cooling system on the GT Neo 2 is 30 percent larger and 20% more efficient, according to Realme, and it uses stainless steel and copper. The battery is also larger than the GT's, at 5,000mAh (up from 4,500mAh), and the GT Neo 2 retains Realme's 65W SuperDart rapid charging technology. According to Realme, charging from 0 to 100% will take 36 minutes.