Check Garmin Device Software

We'll walk you through how to check the software version of your Garmin device, which can be useful for troubleshooting purposes.

Occasionally, if an issue is encountered with your Garmin device, you may be asked about its firmware or software version number. We'll show you how to check for the software version number of the most commonly used devices, and where you can find the information for other devices.


To check the software version of your device:

vivosmart 5

vivosmart 5 BW

1. Hold the touchscreen to view the menu

2. Select Settings symbolAbout symbol

3. Select Software > SW Version

vivosmart 4

vivosmart 4 BW

1. Press Device menu symbol to view the menu.

2. Select Settings menu symbol > Device information symbol.

3. Select Software > SW 

Venu Sq


1. From the watch face, hold Letter B symbol.

2. Select  Settings menu symbol > System > About

3. Select Software Version 


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⌚ Update your device

If you need to update your Garmin device, follow these instructions



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