The internet, less than an arm's length away! WIB, the Android Wear Internet Browser, is a full fledged web browser running on your Android Wear smartwatch. Bookmarks can easily be added directly from your watch. WIB works even when your phone is off if you have a smartwatch with Android Wear 5.1 and WiFi! One of the must have tools for wearables.
Works standalone on Android Wear 2 watches paired with iOS or Android phones. For standalone support install the app from the play store on the watch only.
NOTE: The Full Version in-app purchase is required for more than demo use.
- Quickly search the web with voice or text search
- Open links in the Wear Internet Browser from your phone via Share...
- Voice search by tapping on the Google icon
- Mini keyboard for entering text on the Android Wear smartwatch
- TouchOne keyboard support
- English, French, Russian, Spanish, Italian and German keyboards
- Selectable language for keyboard and search
- Voice text input in the keyboard
- HTTP and HTTPS support
- Android 5.1: Browse faster using watch WiFi
- Android 5.1: Browse using watch WiFi even if your phone is off
- Action to open website on phone
- Actions to add/clear bookmarks
- Smooth touch scrolling
- Connection indicator
- Back and forward button
- Pinch zoom
- Low footprint
Things you can do with a web browser on your smartwatch include:
- Visit social websites
- Check the weather forecast
- Search for travel and local sites options
- Search for transportation options
The Wear Internet Browser is compatible with all Android Wear smart watches:
- Motorola Moto 360
- Sony Smartwatch 3
- LG G Watch
- LG G Watch R
- LG Watch Urbane
- LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition
- ASUS ZenWatch
- ASUS ZenWatch 2
- Huawei Watch
- Samsung Gear Live
- Fossil Q Founder
- TAG Heuer Connected
Summary: WIB is a web browser for Android Wear smartwatches and works for browsing all websites.