Apple Releases watchOS 3.2 with Theater Mode and SiriKit
Apple is now continuing out WatchOS 3.2 for Apple watch. WhatchOS 3.2 includes Theater Mode which disables raise-to-wake and mutes alerts.
Apple is also introducing SiriKit to Apple Watch with watchOS 3.2. SiriKit lets developers incorporate their apps with Siri for select uses. Prior to watchOS 3.2, SiriKit was limited to iOS apps.
How to download watchOS 3.2 beta 2 to your Apple Watch
As for Theater Mode, this is how Apple describes the new feature:
Theater Mode lets users quickly mute the sound on their Apple Watch and avoid waking the screen on wrist raise.
Users still receive notifications (including haptics) while in Theater Mode, which they can view by tapping the screen or pressing the Digital Crown.
And here’s how Theater Mode looks on Apple Watch:
WatchOS 3.2 beta 2 included a subtle change:
Control Center toggles recoganized.
watchOS 3.2 can be downloaded through the dedicated Apple Watch app on the iPhone by going to General –> Software Update.
To install the update, the Apple Watch must have at least 50 percent battery, it must be placed on the charger, and it must be in range of the iPhone.
An iPhone running iOS 10 or later is required to download the new software, but it is available for all Apple Watch models.