YouTube Music’s Put on OS app is rolling out to a handful of older Put on OS 2 smartwatches from the likes of Fossil, Michael Kors, and Mobvoi beginning this week, after beforehand launching solely on Samsung’s new Wear OS 3-powered Galaxy Watch 4 smartwatch. The app lets YouTube Music Premium subscribers obtain songs to suitable smartwatches and take heed to music offline while not having a paired cellphone.
The brand new app was first detailed when Google and Samsung introduced they had been merging their Wear OS and Tizen smartwatch operating systems to create Put on OS 3, and preliminary reviews advised it wouldn’t be coming to units working the older Put on OS 2 working system. Nonetheless, like Spotify’s offline support on Wear OS, the brand new YouTube Music app will now be obtainable for a broader collection of units.
The app shall be downloadable from the Google Play Retailer on suitable units and helps Google’s Good Downloads characteristic, which mechanically refreshes the songs downloaded for native playback when related to Wi-Fi.
Google says the app shall be obtainable this week for Fossil and Michael Kors’ Gen 6 lineup of smartwatches, in addition to Mobvoi’s TicWatch Professional 3 GPS, TicWatch Professional 3 Mobile / LTE, and TicWatch E3. Extra Put on OS 2 smartwatches are getting the app later this yr, Google says.