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July 2, 2014


Magellan Echo Device Software Version Released

by yoleic


Magellan Echo Device Software Version has been released.


By popular request, the Magellan Echo has been updated to include the original watch face from versions and prior. Access it by updating to this version (, connecting to Echo Utility and changing the display preference to Traditional. Digital has been renamed to Modern.


To install the the latest Echo firmware, perform the following steps:

  • Download the free Magellan Echo Utility from the Apple AppStore on your compatible iOS device.
  • Launch the Echo Utility application.
  • In the Echo Utility, Tap Connect next to the Echo product image.
  • On the Echo device, hold the any button for 1 second to enable Search mode.
  • On the Echo device, a screen will appear asking to confirm connection with the Echo Utility. Confirm the connection by pressing the bottom right button. The Echo device will automatically re-connect with the most recently connected application, so this screen may not appear every time.
  • On the Echo device, wait for the sync to complete. Syncing may not be necessary for subsequent connections.
  • In the Echo Utility, a popup will appear with the latest version and release notes asking the user to update. Tap OK.
  • The update will begin and will take approximately 10 minutes. After the update has completed, an Update Successful screen will appear and the user can confirm this screen by pressing any button. The device will restart using the updated firmware.

Note: If your Echo is up to date, no update prompt will appear. 

Change Log

  • newfeature Added an additional Watch Face: Traditional.
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2 Comments Post a comment
  1. Pierpaolo
    Jul 3 2014

    I love this device, what I can’t understand is your update policy; last releases have been likely useless and focused on tiny aesthetical details only, while there are many, many major issues or upgrades possible or recommendable to be performed..

    • Jul 31 2014

      Hi Pierpaolo,

      We have future development planned for Echo. Stay tuned and thanks for the support.


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