Official update to Gear Nov 15th and more *notifications*!
Today sees a really useful update to the Galaxy Gear.
BEFORE UPGRADING - Please note that V700XXUAMK7 will break exchange email notifications. At this point in time, no one knowns if it's intentional or not.
- Full notifications for any app which can form status bar notifications
- Preset text message replies if you don't have time to write/voice one
- Rapid access to s-voice
- Better range between the phone/watch
- Better handling of notifications
- Better connection generally between the phone/watch
Your watch will need firmware: V700XXUAMK7
Phone software to version 1.5.111304
Couple of notes: I am using a UK (Mocha Grey) Gear with a UK Samsung Note 3 and the update was OTA.
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 in Black
Android ROM: Official 4.3 - Stock and Knox 0x0
Samsung Galaxy Gear in Mocha Grey
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 in Black
Android ROM: Official 4.3