One of the Life Alert wristband, featured in a series of low-budget TV commercials in the 1980s.new capabilities is fall detection, using its suite of sensors to keep an eye out for sudden slips and drops. That's a feature that might sound familiar. It was the sole purpose of the simple
To detect falls and trips in real time, Apple says the Apple Watch 4 is trained to recognize telltale signs. Aside from basic falls (fast downward movement), the device notices trips (diagonal movement forward) and slips (abrupt halt). It also aims to sense specific arm motions, such as jerking forward to break forward momentum or windmilling backward to regain balance.
The latest smartwatch from Apple is quite a sophisticated piece of hardware, especially from a health monitoring perspective. Paired with the Health app, and running the latest WatchOS 5, the gadget tracks heart rate and takes. It track sleep, physical activity and exercise too. And like previous Apple Watches, this model can break down swimming sessions by duration and the type of strokes employed.
Apple announced both the Apple Watch 4 and aat a press in San Francisco.
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