Platform Features

Key Components of the Android Wear Platform

PDF for offline use

Let us know how you feel about this

Translation Quality


last updated: 2017-12

Documents in this section cover features specific to Android Wear. Here you'll find a topic that describes how to create a WatchFace.

Creating a Watch Face

A step-by-step walkthrough for implementing a custom watch face service for Android Wear. Instructions are provided for building a stripped down digital watch face service, and then more code is added to create an analog-style watch face with extra features.

Xamarin Workbook

If it's not already installed, install the Xamarin Workbooks app first. The workbook file should download automatically, but if it doesn't, just click to start the workbook download manually.