We are slowly seeing Android Wear powered smartwatches like the LG G Watch and the Samsung Gear Live hit the stores. Developers are rushing to launch their apps on the wearable platform and Truecaller is one of the first to launch its live caller ID app for Android Wear. Also Read - COVID-19 Healthcare Directory launched by Truecaller for Android users
With Truecaller installed on your Android smartphone, you will now be able to install the companion app on your smartwatch. This will enable you to see the caller’s ID right on your smartwatch and you will also be able to swipe to answer or dismiss calls. Also Read - Truecaller Verified Businesses feature launched to improve call pickup rate
“With Truecaller for Android Wear, users will be able to tell right away if the person calling you is a acquaintance, business or scammer, all with a simple glance at your wrist,” Truecaller CEO and Co-Founder Alan Mamedi said. “We’re proud to be one of the first apps to launch on the new line of Android wearables that will help our users improve their lives and the value they get from interacting with their favorite platforms and devices.” Also Read - Truecaller's Guardian app bug that led hackers track users' data gets fixed
The four year old company also announced that its userbase now had more than 65 million users. Back in April, it had revealed that it was adding 2.4 million new users in India a month. Earlier this year, it had secured $18.8 million in funding by investors led by Sequoia Capital.
You can head over to the Google Play Store to download the latest version of Trucaller.