Delivery of the new Apple Watch begins for those customers who had pre-ordered it, and if you happen to be one of the lucky few who has their device shipped this Friday, here’s a complete run-down of some of the best and much-have apps you can download for your first ever Apple wearable device.
The Apple Watch App Store also went live with a host of social, health, fitness, and news related apps following the shipments. The App Store can be found in the Apple Watch app that giant bundled with iOS 8.2.
There are more than 3,000 bootable apps available on day one alone and many of them are big-bees titles. The list of 50+ which we are featuring here is intended to help you get the most of your Apple Watch joy on first day.
The Apple Watch App Store will be accessible through the pre-installed Apple Watch apps on the iPhone, available to all 8.2, iOS 8.3 users. All these apps that developers haven’t really had time to test on the real Watch hardware.
For sharing on social media, Apple recommended both Twitter and Instagram, confirming that the latter includes support for emoji comments on the Apple Watch. While The New York Times was recommended for news, and Mint was recommended for tracking finances. Whereas the Citymapper was mentioned as a useful transit app, showing the fastest public transit routes, and Pacemaker‘s music mixing app was the only music app on the list. And Yelp got a mention, as did Target‘s app, which includes a useful shopping list feature, and Dark Sky was highlighted as the must-have weather app.
Now that the Elevate‘s brain training app was Apple’s most unusual pick. Considering that the Apple Watch’s position as a health and fintess device, Apple also listed several notable fitness and nutrition apps, including – Fitstar Yoga for yoga, Strava for runners, and Golfshot for golfers. Apple recommended Lifesum for tracking calories and Centered for meditation.
Followed by the Top Apple Watch Apps list below:
- SPG: Starwood Hotels & Resorts
- NBA Game
- OmniFocus 2
- Overcast: Podcast Player
- TIME Mobile
- Day One
- Nike+ Running
- Runstatic Six Pack
- Sky Guide
- djay 2
- Philips Hue
- Letter Zap
- Trivia Crack
- Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff
- Wrist Sudoku
- Yahoo Weather
Although, the Apple Watch App Store on iPhone is now live and the regular App Store is also now showing Apple Watch screenshots and indicators for apps that include Apple Watch support.