RealWear Navigator Z1

RealWear Navigator Z1 Pre-Release Firmware

RealWear Navigator Z1 Pre-Release Firmware only available to pre-release Navigator Z1 DVT2 devices.


Pre-release firmware for RealWear Navigator Z1 devices  

Release date: August 23, 2023

Hardware: DVT2

Delivery Data

Item Description
Company RealWear Inc
Model Number

RealWear Navigator Z1  (T21S)

Firmware version 1.0
Software Version 1.0.4-12-T-NAVIGATOR-Z1.S
Android Version 12.0

Pre-installed Applications

Application Notable Updates Known Issues
About Device Updated device information for Navigator Z1

Regulatory information is outdated 

Audio Recorder  Updated for Android 12 N/A
Barcode Reader Updated for Android 12 N/A

Updated for Android 12


Language Selector Updated for Android 12 Outdated device graphic
My Camera Updated for Android 12 Photos in left eye mode are upside down
My Controls Flashlight as global command

Missing features:

  • Wired Microphone toggle
  • File Sharing toggle
  • Telephoto Mode toggle
  • Cloud Dictation is not functional
My Files

File structure changes for Android 12.  My Device is now T21S

Updated for Android 12

  • PDF files will not open
  • More Options text overlap
  • Media controls disappear during playback
My Training Updated for Android 12
  • First boot experience Training is not functional
Settings New Android 12 settings  
WearHF Updated for Android 12
  • Recent Applications functions intermittently will not work - voice commands, WearML overlay
  • Notifications Command bar is not translated
Web Apps Updated for Android 12  
Wireless Update No change  

Removed Applications

The following Applications have been removed from the factory firmware image and will be made available for download in the RealWear Marketplace in the near future:

  • Calculator
  • Clock
  • CloudSync
  • Pedometer
  • Tetronminos