Apple Announces watchOS 4 for Apple Watch with Siri Smart Watchface, More

Apple Announces watchOS 4 for Apple Watch with Siri Smart Watchface, More

Apple Announces watchOS 4 for Apple Watch with Siri Smart Watchface, More

Apple made the announcement of watchOS 4 at its Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) in San Jose, California. But perhaps the most exciting update is the fact that Siri can now be used on Apple Watch. Here's everything we've heard so far about watchOS 4. Apple Watch is available in two different case sizes, 38mm and 42mm.

WatchOS 4: When will it be available?

WWDC is now underway, and one of Apple's first orders of business was unveiling WatchOS 4. The new version of the app automatically imports all your most-listened music from Apple Music.

The new Siri watch face is a dynamic, intelligent option that changes what information is presented based on what's on your calendar and in other apps. It reminds us of the proactive app and contact suggestions in iOS.

Apple outlined its watchOS 4 and the aim is to provide more information via Siri, notifications and a format that rhymes with Google Now's card approach. There's also that trippy kaleidoscope watchface that will help you relive the 70's. The new characters include Woody, Jesse, and Buzz from the Toy Story movie franchise.

A startup called AliveCor announced in 2016 that it is developing a Apple Watch band called Kardia to track electrocardiograms. Users will also receive unique Monthly Challenges designed just for them. My Favorites Mix and My New Music Mix require an Apple Music® subscription. For Activities, there is a little sparkle animations when the user compeltes an activity rings. This includes updated workout cards and two-way data exchange with gym equipment. This software integration with the gym equipment will come out this fall. Apple says Apple Watch-compatible gym equipment will start rolling out this fall. The Music app supports multiple playlists, too. Apple has also been working on custom heart rate algorithms specifically designed for high intensity interval training.

The Music app on Apple Watch has been redesigned. You can also morph these patterns onto your images by simply rotating the crown at the top-left corner of the display. That means you will have the ability to link and work with smaller wireless products. Amazon is coming to the Apple TV app and all Apple TVs will be equipped with Prime Video by the end of the year. Apple is making the smartwatch more interactive and personal and adding a lot more information into the screen than before.

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