WhatsApp Makes a Splash on WearOS, Enabling Smartphone-Free Connectivity
WhatsApp on WearOS is making its official debut, transitioning out of its beta stage as the messaging platform launches its first-ever smartwatch app. Initially announced at Google I/O 2023, this version of WhatsApp offers a range of functionalities similar to the smartphone app. Users can conveniently send texts, voice messages, emojis, and quick replies through their wearable device without needing to be connected to their phone. The app is designed to be a standalone application, providing a seamless user experience on WearOS.