Samsung formally revealed its SmartThings Discover service in October of final 12 months, which makes use of a mix of Bluetooth and ultra-wideband wi-fi alerts to find Samsung merchandise. With yesterday’s launch of the Galaxy SmartTag, Samsung is working so as to add Discover assist for extra gadgets, and subsequent in line is the Galaxy Watch Active2.

SamMobile reviews {that a} new firmware replace is rolling out to the Watch Active2, and the principle new characteristic is SmartThings Discover compatibility. It is seemingly that the Active2 cannot use ultra-wideband for finding different gadgets, nevertheless it might nonetheless use its Bluetooth radios for looking. So far, solely the Galaxy Note20 Extremely, Galaxy S21 Extremely, and Galaxy S21+ formally assist UWB for SmartThings Discover.

The replace carries a construct variety of R820XXU1DUA3/R820GFC1DUA3. It isn’t clear but when the performance will arrive on the Watch3 and different Samsung wearables.