For many people, the WWDC update iOS 15 is the main event, but because of the appearance, function update is too little, by many netizens troll. In fact, in addition to iOS 15, WWDC also released macOS 12, iPadOS 15 and watchOS 8 three major systems, small black in the experience, found that they update the content is not less than iOS 15, and even certain features also brought many surprises.
Apple Watch has received good reviews from all walks of life since its birth, and now it has become the standard for some of our friends who are fruit fans, and this time watchOS 8 has also been updated with many features that add a lot of color to Apple Watch.
1. Optimize the dial selection process
The first is the update of the dial selection method. In the past, when we selected a dial on Apple Watch, we often went through three steps: long press, select and edit, and sometimes we needed the help of the phone in the process of editing the dial. WatchOS 8, on the other hand, integrates selection and editing. In other words, while selecting the dial, the user can also edit the current dial color, dial, and more complex features.
2. Breathing is included in the new “positive thinking” feature
Apple Watch veterans know the “breathing” function, in watchOS 8, breathing is integrated into the new “positive thinking”, and a new “meditation” function. The “Meditation” feature has been added. After selecting “Meditate”, a series of words will appear in the Apple Watch interface, such as “Take a moment to pause and calm your thoughts”, accompanied by a new animation effect, which can play a calming effect on the mind.
3. Album interface changes to support memories and sharing
The new version of watchOS 8 also makes the album look more like a photo album. In the past, when we entered the album, we would preview the pictures directly, but now when we enter the album, the preview interface of the palace on the phone will appear, which will be more convenient when choosing.
▲ Apple Watch photo preview interface
The new version of the app will be available in the Apple Watch, but it will not have the animation effect of the phone, it will just integrate the people and scenery of a certain time, and the arrangement will be more random than the album preview.
It is worth mentioning that watchOS 8 also adds social attributes to albums, allowing users to share pictures to family and friends via messages and emails within Apple Watch.
It also allows you to set the current photo as a dial directly in the sharing interface or show it as a kaleidoscope dial.
▲ Support sharing photos and creating dials from photos
4. Anti-touch, long press on the main interface to achieve more functions
The user can also select the arrangement of the App (grid view and list view) by long press directly on the main interface of Apple Watch, and also the operation of deleting the App. The new version of the Apple Watch will be available for purchase in the future.
▲ Long press the main interface to select grid view and list view
5. New focus mode
The new version of the app will be available in the control center, and the user can open it directly in the Apple Watch after customizing the content of the focus mode in the cell phone, which is very convenient.
▲ Focus Mod
The new version of the app will be available for purchase in the next few days.
6. iMessage function integration
The iMessage is a new version of iMessage, which integrates the original icons of voice recognition, emoji, payment, etc. After tapping into the icon of Apple Store, you can see a pink search logo in addition to the integrated functions, in which you can search for some motion pictures to send to your friends, which is a bit ” The “picture fight” feeling. However, due to network reasons, the function is not yet available.
7, the use of crown, make input more convenient
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▲ Turning the crown to move the cursor
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8. New Tai Chi and Pilates sports
Finally, in watchOS 8, Apple also added two new sports for Apple Watch, namely Tai Chi and Pilates.