Apple Watch adds new Workout features, a Medications app, and new faces to watchOS 9

Apple Watch adds new Workout features, a Medications app, and new faces to watchOS 9 ...

After three months of beta testing, Apple is now making watchOS 9 available to all users. Below are five reasons to update, as well as which Apple Watches may use this new operating system.

With that, users or newers from Apple Watch Series 4 may benefit from watchOS 9. This is the most significant upgrade in years, as Apple concentrates on bigger screens and more powerful Apple Watches. Here are five reasons to get the update to watchOS 9.

Revamped Workout app with a focus on runners

WatchOS 9 brings a substantial enhancement to the Workout app, which includes a lot of new features for exercise enthusiasts. For runners, there is a newWorkout Viewswhere they just need to turn the Digital Crown in order to see a lot of metrics available during the run:

Sleep app is now actually useful

Apple is now adding more features to the Sleep app with the watchOS 8. Now, users may see how much time they spent in REM, Core, or Deep sleep, as well as when they have woken up.

The iPhone version of Sleep compare charts lets you see heart rate and respiratory rate data.

WatchOS 9 is getting new Watch Faces and a new look to older ones.

Apple is bringing four new Watch Faces: Lunar, Playtime, Metropolitan, and Astronomy.

  • Lunar: Apple describes it as a watch face that depicts the relationship between the Gregorian calendar and lunar calendar.
  • Playtime:A dynamic and interactive watch face created in collaboration with illustrator and artist Joi Fulton.
  • Metropolitan:A classic watch face that replicates an analog watch but with multiple customization options.
  • Astronomy:Completely revamped, it adds super detailed 3D versions of the Earth and the Moon.

Apple has also updatedModular,Modular Compact,X-Large,Simple, andUtilityWatch faces in order to benefit from the larger displays available on the Apple Watch. ThePortrait watch face now works with pet portraits.

All Nike watch faces are available to watchOS 9 users last but not least.

The Medications app will help you take the dosage.

The Medications app is designed to help you keep track of your medications, vitamins, and supplements discreetly and conveniently. You may also get your medications and supplements removed by email or email.

This new app is fantastically linked to Cycle Tracking, an app used to monitor menstrual cycles.

AFib history now at your wrist with watchOS 9

If you have experienced atrial fibrillation, look out for AFibHistory to see a sample of how often your heart is in arrhythmia. It is crucial because it may be related to your likelihood of serious complications.

You can check out some lifestyle characteristics that may influence the amount of time you spend in AFib, such as sleep, exercise, and weight, and then contact your doctor. AFib may also be observed the most frequent time of the day or week.

Wrap up

These are five of the best watchesOS 9. Which one is your favourite? Share your thoughts in the comment section below.

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