Apple just announced watchOS 4 at WWDC 2017. And watchOS 4 developer beta has been released to developers and is now available to download and install on your apple watch for development purposes.
Let’s take a look at the top features that has been added and updates on the recent release of Apple WatchOS 4.
Top Features of Apple WatchOS 4 :
Siri watch face shows you the information you need and when you need it. It looks like a remainder. The Activity app rings every morning and displays the notification to earning an Achievement based on the yesterday work. It also rings at the end of the day and shows the Monthly Challenges.
Fitness and Music
watchOS 4 has music app. It automatically identifies your New Music Mix, Favorites Mix and most listened to music. You can also paired with AirPods to listen to the music. GymKit allows you to pair with the cardio equipment like treadmills, ellipticals, indoor bikes or stair steppers. The resulting in the most accurate measurements possible with less device management.
The new motion and heart rate algorithms for High-Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) workouts. With watchOS 4 you can work back to back and you can combine multiple workouts to capture overall calorie and time measurements.
Watch Faces and Bands
watchOS 4 has a new Toy Story watch faces. It has new Pixar characters that look nice and simple. It has new Playing and Apple News.
It introduces new summer band colors includes vibrant Sports Bands, a bright yellow Classic Buckle and Nike Sport Band options that color-match with the Nike Air VaporMax Flyknit Day to Night Collection.
Payments with Apple Pay
watchOS 4 has a payment option feature. You can quickly, easily and securely share the amount with friends and family with Apple Pay within Messages or using Siri. By using Apple Pay Cash account transaction is very easy and comfort.
You can also switch a new flashlight icon in the Control Center that allows you to turn your watch face into a digital torch so you can see letters in dark places. You can also use the watch as a bicycle light for nighttime riding.
Apple Watch from Apple will be offered free Personal Setup in stores. They help set up and personalize their new Apple Watch with calendars, notifications, apps and more.
Apple has more capabilities for developers that will make their watch apps better than ever, including background navigation screen auto rotate and audio recording and faster responsiveness. It provides seamless experiences with breakthrough services like App Store, Apple Music, Apple Pay and iCloud.