Following the keynote, Apple released the first developer beta of watchOS 8. In this guide, we’ll explain how you can download and install the latest watchOS 8 beta on your compatible Apple Watch in just a few steps.
Apple Watch: Release Date, Features & News
Apple today announced major updates to all of its operating systems — iOS 15, iPadOS 15, macOS 12, tvOS 15. Along with these updates, Apple announced watchOS 8 with new features and performance improvements. Shortly after the WWDC 2021 keynote concluded, the company has released the first developer beta version of watchOS 8 which is now available to download and install on compatible Apple Watches.
Neil Cybart, an Apple analyst, claims that Apple is a decade ahead of its competitors in the wearable segment. The company has managed this massive lead thanks to its focus on developing its own silicon, offering a great user experience, and more.
A new report from Counterpoint Research shows that smartwatch shipments jumped 35 percent year on year in Q1 2021, with the Apple Watch capturing a third of the market in terms of shipment volumes.
A new leak from Jon Prosser claims that Apple is working on a ‘slight’ redesign for the Apple Watch. The upcoming Apple Watch Series 7 is expected to come with a flat edge display, and in more iMac-like colors.
It looks like Apple could be planning a design revamp for the Apple Watch Series 7 later this year. Leaker Jon Prosser says Apple will adopt a flat-edged design language for the next Apple Watch.
Apple could potentially add blood pressure, blood glucose, and blood alcohol monitoring to a future version of the Apple Watch. The company has partnered with the British company Rockley Photonics that has developed sensors for reading multiple signals from blood. These signals can typically only be read using medical equipment.
Just about six months after its introduction, Apple has started selling refurbished units of Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE via its online store.
Apple is reportedly working on launching an Apple Watch aimed at athletes. This version of the smartwatch will feature a rugged casing to ensure it can easily survive harsh conditions.
A new patent filed by Apple today hints that the company is planning huge for the future versions of Apple Watch. The patent filed today highlights that the company is testing wrap-around flexible display, digitally-customizable watch bands, and even round display for next-generation Apple Watch.