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Because I'm happy with my nexus 5. Not really the best solution for me tbh. To just change phones.

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Then why did you get a GEAR? Not trying to be rude, but you seem a bit disappointed that you GG doesn´t do the things it is supposed to do....
 
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Then why did you get a GEAR? Not trying to be rude, but you seem a bit disappointed that you GG doesn´t do the things it is supposed to do....
you seem to be overreacting. he simply asked how contact pictures works. there is absolutly nothing with using gear with other devices. as it has been stated before, not all functions work.
 
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you seem to be overreacting. he simply asked how contact pictures works. there is absolutly nothing with using gear with other devices. as it has been stated before, not all functions work.
Sorry if I sounded rude. It is just that if he knows the Gear doesn´t get full functionality with his Nexus, then why is he wondering why he doesnt get caller id and photo.... It is pretty obvious it is for lack of compatibility.
 
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In my case, installing all apks on my htc one (except weather and music, obiusly),extracted from gear manager apk i can see the names of my contacts when they call me. I haven't photos with my contacts to try it

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Ah man another thing doesn't work for me. Guess it's because I am using my gear with a nexus 5. Mine doesn't even show the persons name. Just the number.

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I got contact name with my n5 (I did have gear manager installed). Pretty sure I got picture too (have moved back to s4)
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In my case, installing all apks on my htc one (except weather and music, obiusly),extracted from gear manager apk i can see the names of my contacts when they call me. I haven't photos with my contacts to try it

Enviado desde mi HTC One mediante Tapatalk
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I got contact name with my n5 (I did have gear manager installed). Pretty sure I got picture too (have moved back to s4)
Thank you both for useful posts / help! I re installed the apks from gear manager 1.5 and now works - I have caller ID and photos.
I think I must have missed one apk when installing the first time.

Now to try ang get notifications to work.
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