i’m Droid

i’m Droid is the custom-tailored version of Android that runs on the i’m Watch. i'm Droid is the only full-fledged version of Android especially made to run on a smartwatch, featuring an optimized UI for the smartwatch form factor, innovative power-saving features such as Smart Tethering, and some unique capabilities.

i'm Droid is based upon Android 1.6, slimmed down of its features which are not needed on the i’m Watch. We’ve worked on the OS of the i’m Watch adding support for advanced features not available on the underlying Android distribution, to perfectly integrate it with the i’m Watch hardware and to overcome the differences and limitations that the smartwatch form factor has on respect to the smartphones Android was designed for.


On this page you can find drivers, developer system images, libraries and documentation to get you started developing great apps on the i’m Watch.

The ADB i’m Droid system image will enable you to deploy, run and debug apps on your i’m Watch, together with all the usual ADB tools. On Windows, you’ll need to install our ADB drivers in order to be able to communicate with the i’m Watch. i’m Spa has a strong commitment on respecting the GPL terms. Here you’ll be able to download all the GPL Linux Kernel code that powers i’m Droid.