Best Must Have Apps For Android Wear
Some of the Best Apps For Android Wear
We all have a special place for watches in our life. Whenever we are getting late somewhere, the first thing we look at, is our watch (a wrist watch specially). Whenever we leave for somewhere our watch is our best companion. With the introduction of Smart ERA and people becoming more and more smart with the introduction of smart devices like smartphones,smartbands, tablets and more, Smartwatches are also becoming our key companion in our daily routine.
The world of smartdevices has seen an incredible change with introduction of smartwatches such as Moto 360, LG G Watch, Samsung Gear, Pebble Time, Sony Smartwatch and the most anticipated Apple watch, it has also become important for App Developers to tighten their belt and develop for the platform- Android Wear.
When ever you unbox your smartwatch and simply connect it with your Android Device, all your apps automatically becomes your Android wearable’s Apps. You will get all your alerts, notifications on your smartwatch. But there are also apps that are completely dedicated for your wrist. Here I am listing down some of the best app for your Android Wear.
Here’s The List Of Best Android Wear Apps
Pixtocam For Android wear– Pixtocam is an interesting app that gives your wrist a full control to your smartphone’s camera. The app allows you to adjust of control your camera from your wrist. All you need to do is place your smartphone at a fixed place and bingo you can adjust your camera settings from your wrist,zoomin-zoom-out,change to video mode along with performing all your camera functions from your smartwatch.
- Real Time preview in video recording mode
- Voice Command
- Automatic rotation
- works even when the phone is locked
Flopsy Droid– Flopsy Droid is probably the first game to hit Android Wear. The game is somewhat is similar to Flappy Bird which was removed from playstore. The game can be perfectly played on your smartwatch and it is quite addictive, that’s why it’s on the must have list for Android Wear apps.
Lyft– Now a days taxi sharing apps are also gaining a lot of popularity. The apps has made travelling a lot easier, comfortable and affordable. What make it more fun is ordering your ride from your wrist. Lyft has a feature, that allows you to order your ride, by simply saying OK Google, ‘Find me a cab’ and your Lyft app will send a cab write to your location along with details about the driver, right on your wrist i.e. your smartwatch.
- Price comparison to earlier rides
- Payment through mobile
Runtastic– A one that I personally recommend, a good infact a great app for those who love jogging. Runtastic Pro takes your fitness to another level and perfectly works on your smartwatch. This app allows you to use maps to track your activities such as walking,running,biking and more. The app provides you with the details of area you ran,calories burnt and more at a glance on your smartwatch. The app also supports voice controls.
- Auto pause- when you stop your session will automatically stop
- Create your route, sync them with your phone
- Ad Free
Remind Me– Remind Me is a Productivity based app that simply alllows you to manage all your daily todo tasks at one place. The app allows to set alarms for your meetings,making calls, and more by simply giving voice commands to through your smartwatch. The apps is very productive as it aims at not letting you forget to call, Mail, Text and much more.
- List management
- Voice commands
- work amazingly with android wear
- Reminder centric
Evernote– Evernote has developed a dedicated version for Android Wear. The app lets you create notes and checklist by giving voice commands. You can simply check on notes by tapping on your smartwatch, check for existing data through voice commands and much more. The apps is simple to use and looks delightful on your wrist.
- Create notes with simple voice commands
- Check your todos by tapping the watch
- Find existing notes through voice commands.
Wear Internet Browser– Finally a mainstream app that everyone will find interesting, now you don’t have to pull your phone to surf the internet. The app also is also voice search enabled,allows you to quickly access your history and bookmarks. The app also has mini keyboard that fits on your smartwatch for text and plenty of other features. The app is very interesting and fun to use.
- voice search by tapping Google icon
- Access to your chrome history and bookmarks
- Mini keyboard (supports languages)
- HTTP and HTTPS support
Tinder– >Tinder is an app that allows you to connect with new and interesting people around you. Now you have to just swipe right to like and left to pass from your smartwatch, which make it more fun to connect with people or may be potential dates directly from your wrist. All you have to do is install the app on your smartphone and tinder will automatically appear on your smartwatch. Go find a date for yourself.
- Share photos and moments with your match
- Get notifications on smartwatch
Instaweather for Android Wear– Insatweather is an app for android wear that provides you with weather forecast hour-by-hour on your wrist. The app also sends notifications right on your smartwatch whenever there is going to be rainfall or snowfall along with providing 24hr weather forecast. The app also looks interesting as it shoes weather forecast with different watch faces which looks very delightful on your wrist.
- 24 Hrs weather forecast
- Smart faces showing different weather forecast
- Notifications about weather changes
Swipify– Swipify is a cool Android wear launcher. This one allows you to quickly launch an app from Android wear and switch between apps with simple swipe of your finger. You can also adjust brightness settings , control music and much more from you smartwatch quickly and easily. The app also show’s you how much RAM you are using along with how much battery you are using.
- 3 Different Style app launchers- radial, swipe and floating
- Multitasking- Switc between different apps while a app is running
- RAM Monitor
- Music control
As the smartwatch market is rising at a tremendous speed, the apps market is also seeing an incredible rise in Android wear apps. Since there are plenty of Apps for Android wear that are developed or may be under development and there is also a possibility that some of them might have been left. If any of Android wear apps is left please let us know in the comments below.