Apple Seeds Fourth Beta of watchOS 5.1 to Developers

Apple nowadays seeded the fourth beta of an upcoming watchOS 5.1 replace to builders, one week after seeding the 3rd watchOS 5.1 beta and a month after freeing the brand new watchOS 5 running device.

Once the right kind configuration profile has been put in from the Apple Developer Center, the brand new watchOS beta may also be downloaded in the course of the devoted Apple Watch app at the iPhone by way of going to General –> Software replace.


To set up the replace, the Apple Watch wishes to have a minimum of 50 p.c battery, it should be positioned at the charger, and it has to be in vary of the iPhone.

watchOS 5.1 contains enhance for the Group FaceTime that is additionally to be had in iOS 12.1 and macOS 10.14.1, with Group FaceTime calls ready to be responded in an audio-only capability at the Apple Watch. Group FaceTime permits you to chat with up to 32 folks at one time.

The watchOS 5.1 replace brings a full-screen new “Color” watch face choice for the Apple Watch Series 4, with customers ready to choose from more than one sunglasses. There’s additionally a filled-in round colour choice for older Apple Watch fashions that joins the usual Color clock face.


Alongside macOS 10.14.1 and iOS 12.1, watchOS 5.1 introduces enhance for greater than 70 new emoji characters like face with hearts, crimson hair, grey hair, curly hair, tremendous heroes, kangaroo, peacock, parrot, lobster, cupcake, mango, and extra.

No different new options have been came upon within the first three betas of watchOS 5.1, however must we discover one thing new within the fourth beta, we will replace this put up.

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