watchOS 4 will also include more personalized workouts and activity notifications, including monthly challenges based on a user's actual workout history for coaching purposes, new animations for closing rings and earning achievements, and several UI improvements in the workouts app to make it easier to kick off workouts. The machines will provide the watch with improved data on burnt calories, distances, speed, pace, and more, producing the most accurate workout data possible for a consumer-grade fitness tracker.
"Apple Watch is the ultimate device for a healthy life and is now more intelligent than ever with watchOS 4", said Jeff Williams, Apple's chief operating officer. Music playlists can be set to start with workouts in the Workout app, too. Initially, Apple has partnered with a few leading brands such as Matrix, Techno Gyms and more. It's likely Apple will follow the same format as the launch of watchOS 3 past year, which saw the release of a beta test phase immediately following the presentation. Apple Watch is available in two different case sizes, 38mm and 42mm. All Watches will be eligible to release the operating system for free once it is released in the fall. The Workout app lets you quickly tap to start a routine, features high-intensity interval training monitoring, automatically starts with your workout with a playlist, and lets you add new multiple sessions on the fly.More news: Trump's communications director set to leave White House
Apple revealed a new vertical-scrolling dock, a new music app, and the arrival of Apple News. watchOS 4 is available as a demo to developers now, but rolls out to everyone else in the fall.
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To improve the AirPods experience, watchOS4 delivers an updated Music app, in addition to Apple News and a new way to switch between recently used apps. The company has addressed the problems with gym equipment as well with WatchOS 4.More news: Kulbhushan Jadhav has been killed by Pakistan ?
The changes to the Music app are not only in design, but now it's built to connect directly to the Workout app. WatchOS 4 will also support native core Bluetooth.
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