Apple Watch is the most popular smart watch in the world! According to several reports, this gadget has saved several lives in the world. In an era of pandemic caused by COVID-19, the Apple Watch can come a very important equipment.
According to recent information, an oximeter may help detect infected with COVID-19.
As we reveal here, Apple is developing at least two new health-focused features that will expand the capabilities of the Apple Watch in the future. Using an oximeter, this smartwatch will add the ability to detect blood oxygen levels.
COVID-19: Apple Watch 6 could read blood oxygen level
According to health information, blood oxygen levels between 94% and 100% are considered good; oxygen levels in the blood below 80% can lead to problems with heart and brain functionality. The risk of respiratory or cardiac arrest is common after low and continuous saturation of oxygen in the blood.
Some frontline doctors in the battle against COVID-19 have found that a low oxygen saturation rate may be an early warning sign of coronavirus in patients who do not have breathing problems.
The Apple Watch Series 6 is also expected to come with a native sleep tracking app, something that is on the feature lists requested by Apple Watch users. Apple is also believed to be working on a feature to detect users who are anxious and likely to have a panic attack. Such functionality may not come with the Apple Watch 6.
It is also known that a future update, whether in software or hardware, will remove a problem in the electrocardiograms, since the result is often inconclusive. Taking into account all the news, the next version of the Apple Watch promises a lot.