watchOS 9.1 Beta 2 Bugs, Fixes, Features, Problems & More

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Posted in News by Mike on September 20, 2022

watchOS 9.1 Beta 2

Apple has released watchOS 9.1 Beta 2 build number 20S5049d for Developers. The Public Beta is expected soon. This version fine tunes the first major update to watchOS 9, expected in October. It brings bug fixes, new features and a series of new problems!

watchOS 9.1 Beta 2 Problems

Take a look at the bugs already reported, before you decide to download:

watchOS 9.1 Beta 2 Update

You can install this version, over-the-air in Settings -> General -> Software Update, as long as the watchOS 9 Beta Profile is installed on your Apple Watch and the paired iPhone is running an iOS 16 beta version.

If your device is running the first watchOS 9 Beta version and you haven’t deleted the watchOS 9 Configuration Profile in the meantime, you’re good to go!


  • Public Beta: requires device to be enrolled via the Apple Beta Software Program website. A step-by-step guide is available here.
  • Developer Beta: needs the watchOS 9 Configuration Profile to be downloaded and installed from the Apple Developer platform.

watchOS 9.1 Beta 2 Features

New features that haven’t been released in watchOS 9 are available here:

watchOS 9.1 Beta 2 Bugs Fixed

  • To be updated!
  • Tip: For more info regarding known issues and other problems solved in this release please check the Beta 2 Developer release notes.

Have you installed watchOS 9.1 Beta 2? What’s your feedback? Did you spot any new features not mentioned in this article? What about bug fixes or new problems? Share your feedback in the comments please!

Related: Apple has also rolled out iOS 16.1 Beta 2 (20B5050f), iPadOS 16 Beta 9 (20B5050f), macOS 13 Beta 8 (22A5352e), tvOS 16.1 Beta 2 (20K5046d).

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