Monday, March 18, 2019

Apple Watch Series 4 revealed with bigger screen, ECG monitor

The Apple Watch Series 4 has been revealed with an with a new improved larger screen size of 40mm and 44mm, improved processor and new optical HR sensor with ECG. This comes after months of speculation and rumours. Prices of the New watch start at $399 and are available for pre-order Friday 14th September 2018.

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The biggest stand out feature of the Apple Watch 4 is the new ECG monitor that features on the back of the watch which has FDA approval.

Apple Watch Series 4 key featuresApple Watch Series 4 features

  • New Design
  • Larger display
  • New UI
  • Digital Crown with Haptic Feedback
  • S4 chip 2 x faster
  • Louder Speaker
  • Fall Detection
  • Electrical heart sensor
  • ECG app
  • Apple Watch Series 4 with a bigger screen

Apple Watch Series 4 improved screenApple Watch Series 4 Screen

Apple has improved and it is 32% and 35% larger across the 2 model sizes of 40mm and 44mm. The screen has been pushed right to the edges with curved corners. The improved screen means you can fit more on the screen estate.

Apple Watch Series 4 with a new processor

Apple has improved processor and its called. the S4 processor. The new processor contains a new dual-core 64-bit processor and is up to 2X faster performance based on the previous generation Apple Watch.

Apple Watch Series 4 ECGApple Watch Series 4 ECG

The new Apple Watch Series 4 will come with first ECG product offered over the counter to consumers. You can take an ECG by putting your finger on the digital crown and looks easy to check at a glance. Apple has received FDA clearance.

Apple Watch Series 4 Battery life

Despite the bigger screen, ECG and the extra features the Apple Watch Series battery life will be up to 18 hours. Whilst this is not as impressive as a Fenix 5 Plus or a Suunto 9, but still a good battery life for a smartwatch.

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Apple Watch Series 4 Colours

The Apple Watch Series 4 will come in aluminium in silver, space grey and Gold. Along with that, it will come in Stainless steel in Space grey and black with a custom Gold stainless.

Apple Watch Series 4 Price and availability

The Apple Watch Series 4 will start at $399/£399 and with cellular at $499/£499. It will be available for pre-order from Friday 14th September and it will start shipping 21st September 2018.

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Jon Ratcliffe
I am Jon R and the editor of Active JR that covers wearables, fitness tech and smart home. I have a huge passion for technology having worked in the sector for over 18 years in a variety of roles and I like combining this with fitness.My reviews and information will talk about how the product works in reality and not just what the marketing departments want you to think.You can contact Jon on Twitter @ActiveJR1

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