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The Apple Watch EKG detected something strange about my heart rhythm - CNET

3 monthes ago   |   By CNET

The latest update, WatchOS 5.1.2, rolled out two new heart features that could help warn users of life-threatening conditions.
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We tested the Apple Watch EKG against a hospital EKG video - CNET

3 monthes ago   |   By CNET

How does the new EKG feature on the Apple Watch work, and what can it tell you about your heart?
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The Apple Watch's ECG feature goes live today

The Apple Watch's ECG feature goes live today

3 monthes ago   |   By TechCrunch

ECG/EKG was easily the new Apple Watch's most lauded feature. It's also been the most delayed. Of course, this kind of serious health feature is the sort of thing you need to get exactly right, for reasons that ought to be pretty obvious on their face.
Electrocardiogram finally goes live today for Series 4 owners as part of the watchOS 5.1.2 update. It's an important feature - and one that will go a ways toward helping establish the wearable as a more serious health monitor.
The new feature builds on a hardware upgrade built into the Series 4: a pair of electrodes built into the larger...
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Apple's Newest Watch Features Will Transform Heart Health

3 monthes ago   |   By Wired

For better or worse
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Apple Watch: How to Take an ECG Reading

3 monthes ago   |   By Wired

Starting today, the Apple Watch series 3 and 4 gain the ability to take an ECG reading of your heart. Here's how to get the most accurate reading.
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How to Take an ECG on Your Apple Watch Series 4

How to Take an ECG on Your Apple Watch Series 4

3 monthes ago   |   By Tom's Guide

The Apple Watch's FDA-cleared heart-health features are now here.
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Apple Watch 4's ECG feature is rolling out today

3 monthes ago   |   By Engadget

The Apple Watch 4 stole the show at the Apple event in September, in large part due to its built-in electrocardiogram. The smartwatch was touted as the first consumer device to pack the function - which goes one further from detecting a low he...
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Best Apple Watch apps: 47 apps to download that actually do something

Best Apple Watch apps: 47 apps to download that actually do something

3 monthes ago   |   By Pocket-lint

The Apple Watch has been kicking around for several years now and the apps available for it are plentiful to say the least. Of course, not all the apps are great, useful or even suited to the Apple Watch but there are a few that are simply brilliant. These are the best Apple Watch apps we've come across - the ones that hold their own on the smaller screen and deliver the information you need without you having to get your iPhone out. There's everything from games to productivity apps, all of which make the Apple Watch useful, rather than just another gadget.
Which Apple Watch is right for...
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Apple Watch Series 4 ECG functionality is going live today with watchOS 5.1.2

Apple Watch Series 4 ECG functionality is going live today with watchOS 5.1.2

3 monthes ago   |   By Phone Arena

It was recently revealed that the Apple Watch Series 4's groundbreaking electrocardiogram feature will be activated in the upcoming WatchOS 5.1.2 update. As previously announced, though, only US consumers will be able to take advantage of it. This is due to the strict regulations in place throughout international markets, though Canada may follow suit in the near future.
Today, Apple rolled out watchOS 5.1.2 to all Apple Watch models, making the long-awaited electrocardiogram feature available to Apple Watch Series 4 owners in the United States. The update also brings the ...
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Apple Watch electrocardiogram and irregular heart rate features are available today

Apple Watch electrocardiogram and irregular heart rate features are available today

3 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

Today, with an update to watchOS, Apple is making its electrocardiogram reading feature available to Apple Watch Series 4 owners. It's also releasing an irregular rate notification feature that will be available on Apple Watches going back to Series 1. Both are a part of watchOS 5.1.2.
When the Apple Watch Series 4 was announced this past September , the most significant new hardware feature besides the larger screen was probably the ability to take an ECG directly on the watch. And while the electrodes on the digital crown and the backside of the watch were there, the software to support...
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