Just a few days after it pushed out developer beta 8, Apple today released watchOS 5 developer beta 9. WatchOS 5 developer beta 9 now available for Apple Watch, Various changes have been made to this beta version, and many problems have been fixed.
The new beta brings Apple Podcast syncing and streaming, a new Walkie-Talkie app for watch-to-watch communication; new data sources on the Siri watch face; grouped notifications, Competitions for Activity Sharing; yoga and hiking as workout types; workout start and stop reminders; pace alerts, rolling miles, and cadence for outdoor running workouts and much more.
Developers who have registered with Apple can install the new beta by opening the Apple Watch app on the iPhone and tapping on General > Software Update.
Keep in mind the battery on the watch needs to be at 50% or higher, the timepiece must be connected to the Apple Watch charger, and the user’s iPhone must be in range in order to install watchOS 5 developer beta 9.