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New Always on Second Hand

Updated 14th July 2017

With the release of the Garmin Connect IQ SDK 2.3.1, watch face developers can now build faces that support an 'always on' second hand! This removes the annoying 'low power' mode that watch faces currently have to support. In 'low power' mode the watch face only receives updates once every minute making it impossible to have the second hand visible for more than a few seconds.

With the new Connect IQ 2.3.1 SDK we finally can have a working second hand! There are still some outstanding issues:

Stay tuned for further updates as beta test continues...