Get started with Wear OS

With Wear OS by Google, you can write apps that enable users to stay connected, accomplish tasks, and express themselves.

Wear OS is based on Android and is optimized for the wrist. If you have developed for Android, then features such as apps, notifications, and Actions on Google may be familiar to you. In addition, Wear OS offers new development options such as watch faces.

Here's where you'll find the latest information about using Wear OS.

Note: The API level 30 Wear OS emulator system image is currently in Developer Preview. See release notes for the latest updates.

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