New Apple Watch SO 2 Features
Apple Watch OS 2 gives you a chance to transform your most loved photograph or view pictures from your favorite photo collection with every raise of your wrist with the new Photo and Photo Album watch faces.
With the Time-Lapse watch face, you can choose from a selection of time-lapse videos shot over 24 hours in popular locations like New York City.
Time Travel feature lets users scroll with the Digital Crown to explore events in the future and past like time for the next flight, next meetings or activities, weather for the week ,news headlines, and information from third-party apps.WatchOS 2 software gives more creative ways to communicate. Now you can response to your mail quickly by using dictation, Smart Replies or emoji.
You can create multiple Friends screens with ease, each of which can hold up to twelve friends, and new friends can be added directly on Apple Watch.
Computerized Touch gives you a chance to draw and send portrays with various colors on the same canvas, giving you more instruments for fantastic drawing.
Here are the additional features you will get on WatchOS 2:
-User can Apple Watch to connect to WiFi without your iPhone
– With Nightstand Mode you can now use new Apple watch as a bedside alarm clock , this can be activated by using the digital crown and side button to snooze and off buttons for the alarm;
-Apple watch users can use merchant rewards and store-issued credit and debit cards information with Apple Pay™, which can be added to Wallet;
– Advance Map features for Transit; you can view detailed transportation maps and time table, including walking directions to the nearest stations with entrances and exits accurately mapped;
-Health kit will be available for your workouts from third-party fitness apps contributing to your all-day move and exercise goals. This can be done by activate your Siri® to start specific workouts. For Instance , you can just say “Hey Siri start a 500 calorie walk” all without needing to open the app.
-Activation Lock: which lets users secure their Apple Watch with their Apple ID and password, preventing another user from wiping or activating the device if it is lost or stolen.
When is Apple watch going to be Released?
WatchOS 2 will be available this fall as a free update to Apple Watch.
-Apple Watch works with iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus running iOS 8.2 or later.
-The iOS 9 SDK beta including WatchKit for watchOS 2 is available now for iOS Developer Program members at developer.apple.com/watchkit.
-Features are subject to change. Some features may not be available in all regions or all languages.