The Android Wear 5.1.1 was released to all compatible smartwatches. After this announcement, the update was initially only available for the LG Watch Urbane.
Android Wear 5.1.1 brings new features and improvements, like always-on display and applications, new launcher and wrist gestures, heads-up notifications, the ability to draw emojis, heads-up notifications, as well as the option to change font size and lock the screen of a device and wi-Fi support. It is important to note that the functionality will only be available on the LG Watch Urbane, Moto 360, Sony Smartwatch 3, and Samsung Gear Live.
This new firmware will be gradually released in the days and weeks ahead.