Apple Seeds Second Beta of watchOS 8.4 to Developers

Apple today seeded the second beta of an upcoming watchOS 8.4 beta to developers for testing purposes, with the new software coming three weeks after the launch of the first betas and a month after the release of watchOS 8.3.

watchOS 8 on Apple Watch feature
To install watchOS 8.4, developers will need to download the configuration profile from the Apple Developer Center. Once installed, ‌‌‌‌watchOS 8‌‌‌‌ can be downloaded through the dedicated Apple Watch app on the iPhone by going to General > Software update.

To update to new software, an Apple Watch needs to have 50 percent battery life, it must be placed on the charger, and it needs to be in range of the ‌‌‌‌‌iPhone‌‌‌‌‌.

We don't yet know what's new in the watchOS 8.4 update, and no new features were found in the first beta. We'll update this article should anything new be found in the second beta.

Related Roundups: watchOS 10, watchOS 9

Top Rated Comments

BabaBooey21 Avatar
18 months ago
How about a fix for the third-party charging cable issues….PLEASE!!!
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sbarts Avatar
18 months ago
I’m afraid not. Just updated and same issue remains, charge by 2% and then stops
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