Looking to change the watch face on your Android Wear device?

Changing the watch face on your Android Wear smartwatch is one of the best ways to make it feel more personal to you, it’s also one of the easiest ways to customise your watch! Changing the watch face will add your own personal flair and give it that personality to make it stand out from the others.

When you’re changing your watch face make sure that it is a picture suitable for your screen, some Android Wear devices do not have a full face display, some of the backgrounds will get cut out if this is so.

When you have found your own photo or downloaded an image that you think is right for your Android Wear device then follow the methods below to change it to your Watch Face!

Option 1

Option 1 will show you how to change the Watch Face from your smartwatches screen. Follow the steps below to change it!

  1. Wake up your Android Wear device (touch the screen)
  2. Tap and hold any portion of your watch screens background for around 3-5 seconds
  3. A list of watch faces will appear that you can choose from
  4. Swipe to navigate through the options
  5. Tap the Watch Face you want to use
Option 2

Option 2 will be done through the Android Wear app on your mobile phone, this is easier to do if you’re not comfortable with the watch yet!

  1. Open the Android Wear app on your mobile phone
  2. A large selection of watch faces will appear under an image of your watch
  3. If you find the watch face you desire then tap on it to select it
  4. If you want to see more, hit the ‘More’ button to see additional faces
Option 3

Option 3 is through your smartwatches settings, this is the hardest option of them all but it is still really easy.

  1. Wake up your Android Wear device (touch the screen)
  2. Swipe down from the top of the screen
  3. Navigate the menu by swiping from left to right until you see Settings (gear icon)
  4. Tap the Settings option
  5. Tap on ‘Change Watch Face’
  6. Navigate through the watch faces by swiping
  7. Tap on the watch face you desire to select it.

See, it’s really easy to change the watch face on your Android Wear device! It’s great to get your own unique and personal watch face on your smartwatch, it’ll really help make the device feel like it’s yours and no one else’s. This is the easiest and best way to customise your smartwatch, you can also swap out the band on your smartwatch but this costs money!

I hope this helps you change and personalise your smartwatch!

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