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How to Install Android Wear 2.0 on Zenwatch 2 [WebWear]

Android Wear 2.0 on Zenwatch 2
Written by Teja

Android wear V1.0 was released in 2014, and there is no update until February of this year. Google released the biggest update for Android Wear Smartwatches in the form of Android Wear 2.0. Android Wear 2.0 is the biggest update in Android Smartwatch OS. This is the most exciting update that many Android Wear users are waiting for.

“Based on what we’ve learned from users and developers, we’re evolving the platform to improve key experiences on the watch, including watch faces, messaging, and fitness” said Google.

This is Custom ROM for Asus Zenwatch 2 developed by XDA member DaanNL. This update adds the whole lot of new features, emphasis on fitness, Assistant on your wrist, standalone apps, improved notifications, custom watch faces and support for third-party complications. Many of the Android wear users already got Android Wear 2.0 update. But there may be some delay for Asus Zenwatch 2 to get Android Wear 2.0 but with this custom ROM for Zenwatch 2 you can all features of Android Wear 2.0 In this article, We will guide you how to Install Android Wear 2.0 on Zenwatch 2.

Android Wear 2.0 on Zenwatch 2

Known problems:

Touchscreen freezes some times

DISCLAIMER

RootMyGalaxy.net is not responsible for any damage happened to your Device while following this tutorial, Proceed at your own risk.

PRE-REQUISITES

  • Make sure your device is charged at least up to 60%, to prevent unexpected shutdowns in the process.
  • Follow all the steps correctly or you may brick your device.

Downloads

Steps to Install How to Install Android Wear 2.0 on Zenwatch 2

  1. Download and install ADB Drivers.
  2. Download OTA zip file and save it in ADB folder [C:\adb]
  3. Connect your Zenwatch 2 watch to PC using USB cable.
  4. Enable Developer options & ADB debugging option on your Watch
    1. Go to Settings
    2. Tap on About.
    3. Tap 7 times on Build number to enable Developer options.
    4. Head back to main settings by swiping left, Scroll down to bottom and select Developer options.
    5. Tap on ADB debugging, click on right tick to confirm.
    6. When you connect your watch to PC, You will see the prompt on your watch asking to Allow Debugging, Tap on Always allow from this computer option.
  5. Open ADB folder in your PC, open a command window by pressing “Shift key + Right mouse click” and click on “Open command window here.”
    • Now Execute the following command
      adb reboot bootloader
      This command will boot your watch into Bootloader mode.
  6. Now in your PC ADB command window, give the following command.
    fastboot flash boot boot.img
    fastboot flash system system.img
  7. Optionally factory reset can be done when in bootloader
    fastboot erase userdata
    fastboot erase cache
  8. Reboot your watch by executing the following command
    fastboot reboot
  9. Done.

If you have any doubts comment down below.

About the author

Teja

I am a full-time blogger, I like learning new things and believe that there can never be an end to learning. You can shoot me an e-mail at [email protected]

  • shaan

    stuck on boot logo. cant go into twrp
    help

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