Apple has unveiled its most awaited next generation watch (Apple Watch Series 4) at its September Hardware event.
With a larger display to a built-in electrical heart sensor that measures a variety of health metrics, this device brings along a number of handy-dandy over the top features.
In this post, we are going to take you through the new features and also through its pricing, availability etc.
All you need to know about the new Apple Watch Series 4
Price and Availability
The Apple watch series starts with the price of $399, while the cellular version starts at $499. The sale of the watch has started since yesterday so now you can get one on your hands.
Design And Display
The watch comes in two sizes-40mm and 44mm. Which means it has a 30 percent larger display than the previous ones.
The watch face is also redesigned and has more detailed. You can see stocks, heart rate, track scores of your favorite matches and more. If we talk about colors the series comes in 3 aluminum finishes- silver, gold, and space gray.
It also comes in gold stainless steel in addition to the silver and space black stainless steel options. The new bands will also work with any of the Apple watch antecedents.
For the most part, the series 4 watch looks like its ancestors. Although there’s a new digital crown with haptic feedback.
This will allow for a more responsive feel when you flip through the items on your watch.
Also, the speaker has also been completely redesigned making it 15 percent louder and the microphone is now on the opposite side far away from the speaker. This will help in reducing the echo and make phone calls clear for you.
The back of the series 4 is made of black ceramic and sapphire crystal. It is meant to improve cell reception.
There has not been much of a change in the battery life of the watches, the Apple Watch Series 4 has the same 18 hours all day battery life. Apple has increased outdoor workout time to six hours.
The Apple Watch series 4 runs Apples new WatchOS 5 operating system.
This time Apple has really glorified its health features. It has tons of features to take care of you. It can now detect when you fall by analyzing wrist trajectory and impact acceleration.
It will then initiate an emergency call. It if senses that you are immobile for one minute, it will automatically call and send messages to your emergency contacts.
You will now receive a notification when your heart rate is too low- which could mean that your heart isn’t pumping enough blood to your body.
One of the best features on the Series 4 is the built-in electric heart sensor. Built into the back of the sapphire crystal and digital crown, users can now take an ECG the first of its kind in a smartwatch.
This will measure the electrical activity of the heartbeat in order to help diagnose heart disease and other conditions. You can take an ECG anytime and anywhere straight from your wrist by opening the app and placing your finger on the digital crown.
The famous app Breathe is now available on the new watch face.
Now that you have all the information that you need to know, make the most out of it.