Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 & Watch 5 Pro news, updates, bugs, issues & problems tracker

In this article, we will be providing you with the latest information on new updates, bug fixes, and known issues for the Galaxy Watch 5 and Watch 5 Pro.

We will be continuously updating this article with the most current information. So if you own one of these smartwatches, be sure to check back regularly for the latest updates.

Samsung Watch 5

Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 and Watch 5 Pro software updates

We will be tracking all the software updates, including security patches and bug fixes, coming to the Galaxy Watch 5 and Watch 5 Pro in this section.

Info. last updated on Version Region Changelog/Update contents
August 30 R9x5USQU1AVH2 US Stability and reliability improvements
January 17, 2023 R910XXU1AWA3 New features & stability improvements
January 27, 2023 R920XXU1AWA3 Poland New features & stability improvements

Bugs, issues, and problems

We will keep track of all the bugs and issues that arise and update the details in the following table.

Info. last updated on Device Bug description Status
August 30 Galaxy Watch 5 and Watch 5 Pro Poor battery life Unacknowledged (Workarounds)
Sept. 2 Galaxy Watch 5 Pro Google Assistant not working or activating Unacknowledged (Workaround)
Sept. 9 Galaxy Watch 5 LTE Standalone Google Maps support missing Unacknowledged
Feb. 14, 2023 Galaxy Watch 5 & 5 Pro Screen turning off after using ‘raise wrist to wake’ gesture Fixed
Feb. 23, 2023 Galaxy Watch 5 & 5 Pro Exaggeratedly high stress level readings Unacknowledged
Info. last updated on Device Bug description Status
Feb. 23, 2023 Galaxy Watch 5 Unable to remove or turn off ongoing notification icons Unacknowledged

Note: We have more such stories in our dedicated Tracker section so be sure to follow them as well.

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