Google Play has "Apps for Android Wear" section with dedicated Apps listed

by Amit Bhawani 1

Android Wear Apps on Google Play

It’s just a few days ago when the Android Wear OS was launched, and there is some activity already being seen around it. With the Google Play Store listing a few apps under a special category “Apps for Android Wear” where you can browse. And check for the apps which are available for the Android Wear devices, i.e. the LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live for now.

Android Wear Apps on Google Play

The Apps for Android Wear that are listed for now, and are bound to increase by time, are as follows.

  • Android Wear – the app that links the Android wearables.
  • IFTTT – that gets everything done by connecting apps
  • Contacts + – Contacts and dialer app with Text messaging, making call and message syncing easier
  • Bandsintown Concerts – Concert listing and discovery app for Android
  • Banjo – All access pass to live events and breaking news around the world
  • Duolingo – Language teaching app with multiple language support
  • Onefootball Brasil – World Cup – A perfect app at the right time, to get the alerts and news about the ongoing FIFA 2014 world cup
  • Highlight – Interact and meet people nearby you
  • Glympse – Safely share your location with someone in real time, and let others follow your location on a map
  • Talkray – An app that lets you do free calling and messaging with push-to-talk voice messages
  • Player FM – Podcast and Sync – A podcast discovery app helping the user find, sync and listen to podcasts offline
  • The Guardian – A news app
  • Thomson Reuters Eikon – A set of financial tools available
  • Allthecooks Recipes – An app sharing recipes, and you can find or submit recipes right from the Android Wear watch
  • Pinterest – Pin and share interesting stuff
  • American Airlines – All the details about your flight, right on your watch
  • Fly Delta – Delta Airlines flight details
  • 1Weather – Widget app
  • Maps – Google Maps app
  • Hangouts – Chat application from Google, previously called Google Talk

All of these apps were available for Android devices earlier too, but the thing to notice now is that these apps are available for the Android Wear devices.

The list would be available on our dedicated page with reviews and previews of each on the actual Android wear watch, and the list shared above is just the one that is currently there on the Google Play page.

Check out the apps: Google Play

Amit Bhawani

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Amit Bhawani is a Professional Blogger & Founder of PhoneRadar, Android Advices & Gizmo Report. He has received various awards like the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional Award & Samsung Mobilers Award. He covers more on the subject of value of mobile phones to consumers and gives insights to mobile buyers helping them to buy the right device.

  • Zwodnik

    My top 5 apps:

    1. @here
    2. Wearable Widgets
    3. Wear Mini Launcher
    4. Duolingo
    5. Calendar