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Apple Releases watchOS 6.1 to Support AirPods Pro and Series 1 and 2 Models

October 29, 2019

Apple has just released watchOS 6.1 to the public.

You can download the update now on the companion Watch app by going to the My Watch tab and selecting General > Software Update. On an Apple Watch, you can also update by going to Settings > General > Software Update.

When updating, the watch needs to have more than 50 percent power, placed on a charger and in range of an iPhone.

The update offers behind-the-scenes improvements along with support for the AirPods Pro, which officially arrive tomorrow. The software is also the first chance that Apple Watch Series 1 and Series 2 owners will receive of the latest watchOS version.

Read more about all of the new features and improvements in watchOS 6 here.