Apple showed off the new watchOS 10 at WWDC 2023. It’s a major update to Apple Watch, including a new app design, a new Smart Stack, more watch faces, plus new cycling, hiking and other new features. is a feature that will help take care of mental health
new app design
This new app update brings Apple Watch information at a glance. Apps on Apple Watch, including Weather, Stocks, Home, Maps, Messages, World Clock and more, can now take up space on your Apple display. Watch more The Activity app on the Apple Watch and the Fitness app on the iPhone make it easier to track daily movement. with more details
New Smart Stack
Comes with a widget that displays timely information. which will adjust according to the user’s context and can be accessed by turning the Digital Crown from any dial, for example, on the morning of the day. The weather app shows the weather forecast. Or, if the user is on the go, the Smart Stack will display boarding passes from Wallet, Calendar, and Reminders toggle to the top. to show an upcoming meeting or event
new watch face
watchOS 10 introduces two new watch faces: Palette and Snoopy.
The Palette dial displays the time in a variety of colors. by overlapping three layers of color and over time The color on the screen will also change.
Another dial that will catch many people’s hearts is the characters Snoopy and Woodstock from the famous cartoon. Peanuts comes to life on Apple Watch with new watch faces. The characters will be interactive. can play with clock hands interact with the weather or even exerting itself when the user exercises
The Apple Watch is a great device for cyclists. It comes with features such as automatic workout reminders. Calorimetry for electric cycling And fall detection is also automatically displayed in real time on the iPhone, so users can easily mount their iPhone on the bike to see their progress. during spinning It will display results from exercise such as heart rate, elevation, race route, etc.
The Maps app on Apple Watch is a useful tool for exploring the great outdoors. The Compass app on watchOS 10 automatically creates two new waypoints: Last Cellular Connection Waypoint, which predicts the last cellular signal point. This may be useful for reading messages or making calls. And in an emergency, Last Emergency Call Waypoint estimates the point on the route their device last connected to the carrier’s network. so that emergency calls can be made
New elevation view Altimeter data will be used. to present a three-dimensional view of waypoints recorded during route preparation. It displays a new topographical map. with elevation details Initially available in the United States, users will also be able to search nearby trails and starting points, along with details such as trail length, type, and difficulty.
Users can use the Meditation app in watchos 10 to record their momentary and daily mood. Turn the Digital Crown to scroll through interesting multidimensional shapes. and choose the shape that matches the feeling of Or the shape that has the most emotional impact? and explaining their own feelings
Users can view useful insights in the Health app on iOS 17 and iPadOS 17 to identify things that could be affecting their mental health, such as sleep or exercise. It can also help users determine risk levels and generate PDFs to share with their doctors.
Nearsightedness (Myopia) is the most common cause of visual impairment worldwide. and to reduce the risk of myopia problems The International Myopia Institute recommends that children Spend at least 80-120 minutes outdoors per day, so watchOS 10 on Apple Watch has the ability to detect when the user is outdoors. using an ambient light sensor Users can view this information in the Health app on their iPhone or iPad if they look too close to something, such as a device or book, it’s listed as a risk factor. that causes nearsightedness as well The new screen distance feature uses the same TrueDepth camera that powers Face ID on iPad and iPhone to remind users to move their device further after holding the device more than 12 inches near their eyes for extended periods. The device will be locked with a passcode, Touch ID or Face ID. All health app data.
Additional updates on watchos10 include:
- NameDrop NameDrop allows users to share contact information by bringing their Apple Watch closer to someone else’s iPhone. Apple Watch users can also use NameDrop by tapping the Share button in a contact card in the Contacts app. Or tap the contact card watch face complication, then bring your Apple Watch face-to-face with another’s Apple Watch.
- Offline Maps on iPhone Can show turn-by-turn navigation expected time of arrival places in the Maps app, and more, while away from Wi-Fi or cellular service. These features can also be used with an Apple Watch that is within range of a paired iPhone.
- FaceTime video message Watch it on your Apple Watch. Apple Watch also now supports Group FaceTime audio.
- medication app will send notifications continuously If the user does not record the pill taking after 30 minutes of the specified time
watchOS will be available in public beta next month at beta.apple.com. and ready for actual use within this year Supported models are Apple Watch Series 4 or later paired with iPhone Xs or later running iOS 17. Some features may not be available in all regions, languages, or devices. Features are subject to change. See more information at apple.com/watchos/watchos-preview