watchOS 6

watchOS 6 is an operating system that was designed, developed by Apple in 2019, and was preinstalled on the new Apple Watches and as an update through the iPhone for the previous series. The system has been released on September 19, 2019, and gets the last update (6.2.9) on November 5, 2020, and has been replaced by a newer version of watchOS 7.

watchOS 6 features a new Cycle Tracking app for tracking menstrual cycle and fertility metrics, a new Noise app for detecting decibel levels in your surroundings, a new Voice Memos app for recording and listening to voice memos directly on Apple Watch, a new Calculator app, Audiobooks app, a new built-in App Store where you can find and download apps for your Watch, updated Workout app, new Activity Trends in Activity app, Siri updates, brand new Watch Faces with new options such as; Tap to speak or time-keeping alerts, and many more.

This version of watchOS drops support for the iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus.

Today watchOS 6 is 4 years old!

watchOS 6
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watchOS 6 General Information

ReleasedSeptember 19, 2019
Original PriceFree
System RequirementsApple Watch Series 1
Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 3
Apple Watch Series 4
Apple Watch Series 5
iPhone 6s / iPhone 6s Plus or later
iOS 13 or later
DistributionTrough paired iPhone


VersionsBuildRelease Date
watchOS 6.017R575September 19, 2019
watchOS 6.0.117R604
September 30, 2019
watchOS 6.117S84October 29, 2019
watchOS 6.1.117S449December 10, 2019
watchOS 6.1.217S796January 28, 2020
watchOS 6.1.317S811February 18, 2020
watchOS 6.217T529March 24, 2020
watchOS 6.2.117T530April 8, 2020
watchOS 6.2.517T608May 18, 2020
watchOS 6.2.617T620June 1, 2020
watchOS 6.2.817U63July 15, 2020
watchOS 6.2.917U203November 5, 2020

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