Ben Sin receives the results of the results of the EKG taken via his Apple Watch 4 on his iPhone. Apple launches its EKG app in Hong Kong on Thursday, the first Asian market to have it, and another feature to detect irregular heart rhythms. Photo: Ben Sin
Ben Sin receives the results of the results of the EKG taken via his Apple Watch 4 on his iPhone. Apple launches its EKG app in Hong Kong on Thursday, the first Asian market to have it, and another feature to detect irregular heart rhythms. Photo: Ben Sin
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Apple Watch irregular heartbeat detection features debut in 19 markets including UK, Hong Kong

  • Inspired by stories such as that of Hongkonger whose Apple Watch detected his unusual heartbeat and saved his life, Apple adds new features to smartwatch
  • An app for Apple Watch 4 can perform an electrocardiograph, while an irregular heart rhythm detector is being made available for all Watch models

Ben Sin receives the results of the results of the EKG taken via his Apple Watch 4 on his iPhone. Apple launches its EKG app in Hong Kong on Thursday, the first Asian market to have it, and another feature to detect irregular heart rhythms. Photo: Ben Sin
Ben Sin receives the results of the results of the EKG taken via his Apple Watch 4 on his iPhone. Apple launches its EKG app in Hong Kong on Thursday, the first Asian market to have it, and another feature to detect irregular heart rhythms. Photo: Ben Sin
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