With the standalone App Store and advanced health & fitness-centric features like “Activity Trends” and “Hearing Health” watchOS 6 is designed to take the Apple Watch experience to the next level. The ability to install apps right on the watchOS device could prove to be a catalyst in making Apple’s smartwatch break even more boundaries.
Considering how feature-rich and promising the operating system looks, we are all geared up to download and install watchOS 6 on beta 8 on Apple Watch to have a sneak peek at all the new add-ons. If you also like having a go at the yet-to-be-released OS and dig out the hidden gems, it would be great to set up the latest watchOS version on the smartwatch.
Just a little word of caution, do not expect the newest watchOS version to run smoothly as yet, as the OS will still go through plenty of changes and improvements. But if you can bear with those hiccups, beta testing would be fun. Now that pep talk is done, let’s get the developer beta of watchOS 6!
How to Install watchOS 6 Beta 8 on Apple Watch
- Before starting with the steps, ensure that your paired iPhone is also running the latest iOS 13 beta 8 and connected to a strong Wi-Fi network.
- Besides, your smartwatch must have at least 50% power and be connected to a magnetic charger.
Step #1. Open a web browser on your paired iPhone and go to Developer.apple.com.
Step #2. Now, check out the watchOS 6 download page and hit Download watchOS 5.2 beta Configuration Profile.
Step #3. Next, choose Apple Watch as the device for beta testing and hit Install.
Step #4. Next up, you have to enter your Apple ID passcode. Then, you have to tap on Install again to confirm.
Step #5. After that, Restart your smartwatch.
Now, wait for your wearable device to reboot. Once it’s done, you can install the update as usual.
Step #6. Open Apple Watch app on your iPhone.
Step #7. Now, tap on My Watch tab → General → Software Update.
Step #8. Next, tap on Download and Install. Then after, you will have to enter your iPhone passcode and agree to the terms and conditions.
Step #9. Finally, tap on Install.
Now, allow the update to take place without any interruption. You can check the update progress on your smartwatch. Once it’s done, you will be ready to take the OS for a long spin.
Go For An In-Depth Digging…
Now that everything is set, start your extensive search to discover the hidden features and have a close peek at all the much-talked-about new add-ons. Here I’m wishing you a fun-filled watchOS 6 beta 2 testing on your smartwatch!
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