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Apple Watch Series 3, WatchOS 4 Announced at Apple Keynote 2017

Apple Watch Series 3, WatchOS 4 Announced at Apple Keynote 2017

Customers can also choose to receive a notification when their heart rate is elevated above a specific threshold while inactive. Apple's smartwatches have helped people live a productive and healthier life.

The new generation of Apple TV, no-so-creatively named "Apple TV 4K", is getting a major upgrade as well.

Apple also pivoted from a fashion focus, where it was competing directly with brands like Rolex, to instead talk up the fitness capabilities of the watch and positioned it more like a highly capable wearable.

The new Apple model can stream 4K video, which is much higher resolution than standard 1080p video, from the iTunes movie catalog and other apps such as Netflix and Amazon's video service, Apple said during an event Tuesday at the its new headquarters in Cupertino, California. Also we're going to get a bunch of iPhones, and possibly a new Apple Watch, and maybe even a new 4K Apple TV, and honestly guys, the news potential is endless. This is characterised by irregular and often abnormally fast heart rhythm. Apple announced "Apple Heart Study" which will use data from the watch and look out for irregularities.

Apple Watch Series 3 comes in two models, one with Global Positioning System and cellular, and one with Global Positioning System, and both featuring a 70 per cent faster dual-core processor and new wireless chip. You might want to watch this video in slow motion.

The iPhone X, of course, wasn't the only new smartphone Apple introduced today.

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For those who like music to motivate them during a workout, Apple has redesigned the Music app to automatically sync playlists and your most listened-to music.

Series 3 comes in a variety of bands and cases... a new band, the sport loop, is best for an active lifestyle. Siri works faster than ever before.

A new processor means 70 per cent better performance, according to TechCrunch, and the W2 Chip improves Bluetooth connectivity and power efficiency.

It also features a barometric altimeter that tracks activity, flights climbed and outdoor workouts, including elevation gain. That's because the entire display acts as the antenna. The watch would run on an electronic SIM card which is even smaller than a nano SIM.

There are several new developments in this watch. The cost of the Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE connectivity is $399 which is around Rs 25,500. Series 1 Apple Watch is still alive and the price has been slashed down to $249.