Verizon Wireless is pleased to announce a software update for your device. This software update has been tested to optimize device performance, resolve known issues and apply the latest security patches.
Before you download:
Release date: 02/01/2019
Software version: R765VVRU1CRL8
This software update brings you Tizen Operating System upgrade 4.0, along with exciting new features for your Gear S3 frontier.
Unlock easily with bezel
Unlock your Gear S3 easily by rotating the bezel without having to worry about typing the wrong pin code on the small keypad.
Rich and fun messaging experience
Preview MMS in the notifications, reply back with a view of your messaging history, express yourself with new emojis. Your messaging experience on the Gear S3 has never been this fun and easy!
Multitasking while on a call
You can now use other features and apps while on a call, such as opening the calendar or checking the weather, by tapping the home key. Simply return to the call menu via quick panel or recent apps screen.
Manage your workout sessions more efficiently
You can freely edit default workouts and have 8 new indoor workouts such as bench press and arm curls at your disposal. You can also record workouts one after another and get a glance at all your results in one place.
Do not disturb
Need a break from your busy life? With help of Theater and Goodnight mode, easily accessible from the Quick Panel, you can quickly block unwanted disturbances while in an important meeting, taking a nap, or just relaxing.
This Software update extends the functionality of the rotating bezel on your Gear S3 frontier. Now users will be able to answer or reject incoming calls by rotating the bezel on their Gear S3 in accessibility mode - clockwise to answer and counter-clockwise to reject.
This software update includes the following bug fixes on your Gear S3 frontier:
Please allow additional time for the apps on your device to continue to download after the software update.