Apple has made official tonight shows its connected as expected. The firm has decided to call the "iWatch" Apple Watch, and not as we have seen on the internet. There are two sizes and many combinations, it is not a single model. There are 12 variants. Among other a 'Sport' variant, there are several models available there too. Apple states that the iPhone is required to use the Apple Watch.
iOSApple has tried to offer a similar experience as iOS on your iPhone. The main point is on the right, this wheel found on all traditional watches. With the wheel, you can zoom in or out, scroll through menus and more. On a map, for example, the wheel provides a global view or a more precise zoom.
Touch-sensitive screenThe screen is touch-sensitive, you can switch to another page with your finger. He is most intelligent. It detects a short press and long press. One can imagine many uses with.
Heart rate monitorThere are three LEDs present to analyze our heartbeat. The Apple Watch can also use the iPhone GPS to Geotag. Below the built-in heart rate monitor of the Apple Watch.
ChargerAnd the charger has a magnetic block, which makes use of MagSafe:
ThemeAnother interesting detail, the user can choose the theme of his watch. Many opportunities are offered, specific Apple. We imagine that developers can create their own themes in future.
The Apple Watch proposes to display notifications from the iPhone. They are interactive. If you receive a message, for example, or we will respond with answers configured in the message, either by voice or with Emoji characters created for the occasion. Siri is included in the watch. For the calendar for example, you may accept or decline an invitation. Many services are offered.
Release date and priceThe Apple Watch works with the iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. The price starts from $349 and will be available from the first quarter of 2015.
See also: iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus specs explained.