Rumor had it that Apple was planning on introducing an Apple Watch model with built-in cellular connectivity, and, sure enough, that is indeed the case.
Apple Watch 3
Apple is reportedly working with the Standford and American Well on a project which will allow the Apple Watch to detect abnormal heart rhythms.The Cupertino company wants to achieve this using the heart rate sensor in the Apple Watch itself.
Verizon accidentally confirmed the arrival of the Apple Watch Series 3 on its app over the weekend. This error appeared very briefly on the My Verizon app before the carrier took it down. The app listed the Apple Watch Series 3 under the configuration page which is used to add a new device to a Verizon account.
In a couple of days from now, Apple will be holding an event on September 12 at the Steve Jobs theater where it will be unveiling a trio of new iPhones and announce the release date of iOS 11. While the iPhone X will likely end up stealing the spotlight, Apple will also be launching the Apple Watch with LTE connectivity at the event.
Ever since the folks over at 9to5Mac have gotten their hands on an iOS 11 GM file, they have been relentlessly digging into it to see what all they can unearth and spoil Apple’s September 12th party. After confirming that the LTE Apple Watch is indeed real, the publication has managed to unearth more details about the smartwatch from the leaked firmware.