The second-gen of Motorola‘s smartwatch Moto 360 it’s almost there but you can still choose to buy the original modelsince you upgrade your smartwatch with a new Android Wear update that was recently announced by Google. Official update should roll out anytime soon.
With this new versions of Android Wear the Moto 360 will receive WiFi support, phone free usage, hands free gestures, and quick drawings into emojis. With WiFi support, you can receive SMS and incoming call notifications as long as you are connected to a network. Flicking of the wrist will scroll between notifications or cards of information you want to see. Without having to touch the screen, you can view the previous item or move forward. Emojis are more fun now as you can just draw something on your small smartwatch screen. .
Perhaps the most important feature of the software update that Moto 360 users will find more useful is WiFi support. Smartwatch only used to work over a Bluetooth range but with WiFi support, you can now leave your phone at home.