Apple CEO Tim Cook discusses the Apple Watch during an Apple occasion at the Flint Center in Cupertino, California, September 9, 2014.
In fact, no, we’re not going to do that, since there’s another crucial number we need to take a look at right here: 720,000. I can currently hear the mathematically inclined among you pointing out that that is a considerably smaller number. And you understand exactly what? You’re not incorrect. That second number represents the quantity of Android Wear gadgets delivered during that very same time period. OK, that number’s not completely fair– for starters, there’s the fact that those smart watches just started rolling out about halfway through the year.
You can send and receive messages and calls, however Apple also developed cool brand-new ways of connecting with your buddies through its Digital Touch features. Share sketches by doodling on the screen, or send your heartbeat. Your recipient will certainly get buzzed on his wrist in time with your pulse. The walkie-talkie function lets you share sound bites with buddies, and Tap sends quiet, mild vibrations to your contacts when you touch the display.
The other big aspect for the Apple Watch is on health: the smartwatch also takes cues from the Nike FuelBand SE and other fitness trackers with health sensing units and nutrition apps, a need to for any severe wearable device these days.