Apple watchOS 7 will not only have shareable and discoverable watch face configurations, but sleep tracking, automatic handwashing detection, additional workout types as well as a new hearing health feature. Plus, Maps has also been updated with cycling directions and Siri now offers language translation. Read more for a first look at watchOS 7.
Users will finally be able to completely configure the watch face to suit any activity or lifestyle, whether if you’re a professional surfer, tennis player, or photographer. You’ll have a plethora of complications that can be shared through Messages or Mail, and discovered through the App Store or even from links through social media. As for sleep tracking, micro-movements are detected from the watch’s accelerometer, which signals respiration during sleep. Apple Watch uses this data to intelligently captures when the wearer is sleeping and how much sleep they get each night.
- Always-On Retina display
- 30% larger screen
- ECG app
We’re energized by the positive impact Apple Watch is having on our customers and are excited to deliver meaningful new tools that support their health, fitness, and wellness. WatchOS 7 brings sleep tracking, automatic handwashing detection, and new workout types together with a whole new way to discover and use watch faces, helping our users stay healthy, active, and connected,” said Jeff Williams, Apple’s chief operating officer.