Compose for Wear OS Starter Sample

Demonstrates a simple “Hello, World” starter project for using Compose with Wear OS.


Simple “Hello, World” app meant as a starting point for a new project using Compose for Wear OS.

Displays only a centered [Text] composable, and the actual text varies based on the shape of the device (round vs. square/rectangular).

For more information on composable options in Compose for Wear OS, check out our documentation.


Round Screenshot

Square Screenshot

Getting Started

This sample uses the Gradle build system. To build this project, use the “gradlew build” command or use “Import Project” in Android Studio.


If you’ve found an error in this sample, please create an issue.

Patches are encouraged, and may be submitted by forking this project and submitting a pull request through GitHub. Please see for more details.


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