Apple's new Apple Watch 3, with a swathe of new capabilities including built-in cellular, is expected to stoke the smartwatch market.
Apple previously teamed up with a startup called Cardiogram to track irregular heart rhythm in conjunction with the University of California San Francisco.
Apple hasn't made an official announcement about specific Apple Watch and heart related projects. But how often do I have my watch on but also not have my phone? Now there will be more focus on movement and exercise motivation with features including prompts to move, "inspiration" cards that tell you how much more exercise you need to do to reach your daily goal, monthly activity challenges based on your exercise history, and new celebration animations when you achieve a goal. Those of us who do multiple exercises in one workout routine will enjoy the new multi-exercise feature, which lets you end one exercise and immediately start another.
The study uses data from the Apple Watch to analyze arrhythmias, and the company has been working closely with the FDA to organize this entire endeavor. In fact, Apple Music will be directly installed on the Apple Watch.
The Apple Watch will also notify you of an elevated heart rate when it detects you're not actually active, which could be useful for identifying symptoms early and could potentially be a lifesaver for medical conditions like strokes. GymKit to pair with gym machines. The trickle-down will take time, so you may not see an Apple Watch-compatible machine in your local gym immediately. The new heart rate app will show you all of the heart biometric data you could want, including resting heart rate, which is a great way to keep tabs on your overall fitness level.