Disconnection indicators

Disconnection indicators let users know when a Wear OS device is disconnected from its companion phone or the internet.


When Wear OS device are disconnected, your app can lose some functionality. To indicate this, use an offline indicator.

An offline indicator at the top of a view helps users identify that some functionality in the app may be not be available. Your app can gray out or hide the functions that are not available when disconnected.

An offline indicator at the bottom of a list or a scroll view lets users know that no more content can be loaded while the app is disconnected.