Apple Seeds Sixth Beta of watchOS 10 to Developers

Apple today seeded the sixth beta of an upcoming watchOS 10 update to developers for testing purposes, with the software update coming a week after the fifth beta.

Apple watchOS 10 Feature
To install the ‌watchOS 10‌ update, developers will need to open the Apple Watch app, go to the Software Update section under "General" in Settings, and toggle on the ‌watchOS 10‌ Developer Beta. Note that an Apple ID linked to a developer account is required.

Once beta updates have been activated, ‌watchOS 10‌ can be downloaded under the same Software Update section. To install software, an Apple Watch needs to have 50 percent battery life and it must be placed on an Apple Watch charger.

‌watchOS 10‌ adds a whole new widget-focused interface. You can access a widget stack from any watch face using the Digital Crown, swiping through them to get to relevant information. Control Center can be activated from any app by pressing the side button, and these new quick access controls are meant to let you use watch faces that support less information while still putting everything you need at your fingertips.

There are new Palette and Snoopy watch faces, updates to Cycling and Hiking workouts, and mental health integrations. Users can log their state of mind and mood using the Apple Watch, with the device providing insights into mental health over time.

Related Roundup: watchOS 10
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Top Rated Comments

ErikGrim Avatar
27 weeks ago
Fix. The. Face. Swiping. FFS
Score: 5 Votes (Like | Disagree)
tomtad Avatar
27 weeks ago

Fix. The. Face. Swiping. FFS
Someone at Apple really hates that face swiping
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
fatTribble Avatar
27 weeks ago
I’m impressed this will even run on my Series 4 according to the Apple site.
That’s a GOOD apple! ?
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Banan911 Avatar
27 weeks ago
Public beta is now available as well
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)
niftychimp Avatar
27 weeks ago

I’m impressed this will even run on my Series 4 according to the Apple site.
That’s a GOOD apple! ?
runs on my series 4 just fine before beta4, but since beta4 the battery drain has been crazy. the battery level even goes downhill while on charger.
Score: 1 Votes (Like | Disagree)
therunningman Avatar
27 weeks ago
Public Beta available.



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