watchOS 9.6 Beta 4 Features, Issues, Bugs & Fixes

watchos 9.6 beta 4

watchOS 9.6 Beta 4

Apple has seeded watchOS 9.6 Beta 4 build number 20U5559c for Developers and Public Beta testers. Take a look at the new features, changes, fixes as well as ongoing issues and new bugs reported by users!

watchOS 9.6 Beta 4 Features

Enhancements uncovered in this version are highlighted here:

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watchOS 9.6 Beta 4 Issues

New and ongoing problems are tracked here along with workarounds:

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watchOS 9.6 Beta 4 Bugs Fixed

Addressed problems are tracked here:

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  • Fact: Apple’s Developer release notes are blank for this version. Which means that Apple has no fix or issue to report.


This update is available, over-the-air in the Watch app on the paired iPhone!

Go to the My Watch tab and browse for General -> Software Update on Apple Watch 4 or later models that are enrolled to the watchOS 9 Developer or Public Beta program.

How To: In the Settings -> General -> Software Update tap on Beta Updates. Select watchOS 9 Developer Beta and Beta 4 will show up on the screen. Tap Download and Install and follow the prompts.

Related: Apple has also seeded iOS 16.6 & iPadOS 16.6 Beta 4, macOS 13.5 Beta 4 and tvOS 16.6 beta 4.