What a person can imagine, if he has been offered a watch with digital technology, summarizing various features of a smart phone to access and control several activities and operations. The first generation of Apple iOS watch was released in 2015 and second generation (Apple Watch Series 1 and Apple Watch Series 2) was launched in 2016. The same year also added some more goodies in your basket, i.e. Watch OS3 update, which is commendable with a handful of interesting additional features.
Check out what innovative features Apple has brought to you in Watch OS3 Update:
SOS: This feature can help you if you get stuck in an emergency situation in any part of the world. It gets activated within three seconds of holding the side button which will automatically call the emergency services over an i Phone or Wi-Fi connection. Along with this, an advanced medical ID feature has been also introduced to assist the patients.
Dock: The new dock section introduced, provides an effective and fast access to the users via a side button. It can be customized to support up to ten apps at one time. With this, all your favorites or usually accessed apps will be retained in Watch’s Memory, and can be approached seven times faster than the former versions.
Faces: In the latest update, three new faces are made available: Minnie Mouse (customizable dress), Activity (settings for daily activities and clock type) and Numerals of watch hands (that changes as the time passes). Now, one can effortlessly switch the watch face by a single swipe.
Activity Sharing: This feature can raise your competition level especially when you get an option to share your running record or heart rate to the competitors or friends. It supports an easy access of sharing the workout information by swiping on the activity ring view of the app.
Complications: In Apple Watch OS3 update, new complications have been introduced like Reminder and Breathe. With this, users can set up notifications for reminding purpose and particular workout time.
Wheelchair Setting: For wheelchair users, this feature has offered customized options to control different types of activities. In the activity app, the notification option of “time to stand” is now switched to “time to roll” and two specific workout modes have been added to enhance the workout stamina.
Summarizing these, we can say that Watch OS3 has effectively enabled the applications to be more competent and user friendly for the customers.