Macrumors | Apple Asks Builders to Post watchOS Apps to Apple Watch App Retailer

Apple lately requested builders to start out development, trying out, and filing watchOS 6 apps for inclusion within the new standalone Apple Watch App Retailer.

Beginning with watchOS 6, builders are in a position to distribute apps constructed only for the Apple Watch with out a spouse app on iOS. Apple used to be now not prior to now accepting standalone Apple Watch submissions and has additionally up to date its watchOS web site for builders.

Apple Watch apps can also be put in from the Apple Watch App Retailer without delay at the wrist even if an iPhone is not to be had.

With watchOS 6, consumers around the globe can use the brand new App Retailer on Apple Watch to simply uncover, browse, seek, and set up apps without delay on their wrist. And for the primary time, you’ll distribute an app only for Apple Watch, with out a spouse app on iOS. Construct your watchOS apps the use of Xcode 11 GM seed, take a look at them on gadgets operating the newest watchOS 6 GM seed, and put up them for evaluation.

Apple says that beginning in April 2020, all new watchOS apps and app updates submitted to the App Retailer will want to be constructed with the watchOS 6 SDK and reinforce the Apple Watch Sequence 4 or later.

watchOS 6 with standalone App Retailer is about to release at the Sequence 3 and Sequence 4 Apple Watch fashions on Thursday, September 19. It’ll be to be had for Sequence 1 and Sequence 2 Apple Watch fashions later within the 12 months.

The Apple Watch Sequence 5, which launches on Friday, September 20, will include watchOS 6 put in.

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