Good News for the Apple Lover's as the brand new Apple watch will soon hit the Market in April. This gadget will occupy all features that you desire for, as per Tim Cook, designer behind it. The mobile Developers were busy in creating all kind of apps for this small screen watch in order to make it an all in one,explained Tim. Moreover, to add up the necessary apps like evernote, salesforce, uber, NYTimes, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, WeChat and Whatsapp was challenging.

"Apple Watch begins a new chapter in the way we relate to technology and we think our customers are going to love it," Apple CEO Tim Cook said. "We can't wait for people to start wearing Apple Watch to easily access information that matters, to interact with the world, and to live a better day by being more aware of their daily activity than ever before," he added.

This watch will be available for preview from April 10 in nine countries including US, China, Japan, Hong Kong, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, and the UK whereas The Indian aspirants of Apple watch have to wait till July. But as per Experts, India's globally increasing importance can be beneficial for Apple watch seekers, as it may influence the debut of this gadget much earlier.

It will be launched in three versions as Apple Watch Sport, Apple Watch and Apple Watch Edition. Likely to be introduced in two sizes, that is, 38 mm and 42 mm.The analysts have estimated that price of Apple Watch may vary from $349 (hardly Rs 21,800) to minimum $10,000 (approximately Rs 6.27 lakh) for apple watch edition.

Apple Watch Edition features cases specially improvised from characteristic rose or yellow 18-carat gold alloys, which increases its price tag till $17,000(Rs 10.66 lakh). Moreover, it has a Retina display protected by polished sapphire crystal and adversely designed straps and bands with 18-carat gold clasps, buckles or pins. Apple Watch is the first new gadget to be released under the supervision of  Cook, who took over the Line after Steve Jobs.

Digital Crown + Voice Control
Digital Crown looks like a traditional Time piece. Since the Smart Watch lacks in pinch to zoom capabilities so roll digital crown to zoom in and out of apps, scroll Display or make small inputs, read e-mails, control music, receive calls. 
Due to absence of keyboard in the gadget, all forms of input are handled with voice dictation. Talking of Voice dictation, the menus within this gadget like Apple Watch label all voice control features as “Voice Control,” rather than as Siri. This is basically a Beginner's version of the Watch OS which does not support replying to emails by voice.

Power-Off + Side Button
In order to Power-off the Apple watch long press the large “communication button” on the right side of the Watch. As soon as it is pressed, a confirmation slider similar to the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch is shown, letting a swipe finish the shut down. Wearer can also Force Quit an unsteady app by accessing the shut down screen and then quickly pressing the button on the right side.

Apple Watch Battery Life
This watch can self sufficiently work upto 18 hours as per experts .Some new features of Apple watch include the following:-
  • Power Reserve Mode :-Power Reserve Mode can activated in case The Watch's Battery Life is low. User can monitor the Battery Life of Smart Watch via a Battery Glance, or via the Apple Watch’s Settings application. When power Reserve Mode is on the Display automatically goes to sleep after about two seconds of inactivity.

  • Battery Glance:- The Battery Glance displays the percentage of battery life remaining, the amount of time since the last  full charge, and a large button to activate Power Reserve Mode. To quickly alert user about 20% battery left, Battery Life Glance turns an orange/amber color. Similarly in case only 10% battery is remaining Glance turns from orange/amber color to red color.
Heart Rate Glance
The Heart Rate Glance will allow the user to see their Beats Per Minute at any time. When accessing the Glance, an outline of a heart will appear, similar to the heart in the image. After a button is tapped to start measurement, the screen will show the constantly updating BPM reading.  
As per Experts, the process of reading the Heart Rate was too quick and the readings were “seemingly accurate”. Apple has stated that the Heart Rate sensor will be used to send other users their heart beat through the communication features and heart rate readings could be transferred to the Health application on the accompanying iPhone

 Your Favorite Apps
Tim Cook has covered maximum applications of its iPhone Version in a small size, that is, Apple Watch.
  • Evernote:-This note-taking app lets you dictate a quick note from your Watch, plus view recent notes, set reminders, find notes made near you, and see content related to an upcoming meeting.
  • Salesforce:-The Apple Watch app gives you a quick snapshot of your business analytics, like the top 10 sales opportunities for your company or for a particular division.
  • Uber:-An Apple Watch app lets you connect with Uber’s on-demand car service from your wrist. The app lets you call for an Uber, then track how long until it arrives.
  • NYTimes:-Be updated with the top headlines, receive breaking news and swipe through stories.
  • Nike+ Running:- a running app which, lets you track your distance, duration and pace from your Apple Watch. Friends can also cheer you on, and, using Bluetooth headphones, you can listen to music wirelessly during your workout.
  • Facebook:- Check out the News Feed, status and photos from your wrist.
  • Instagram:-View and like photos; make comments on your feed.
  • Twitter:-Tweet, check your feed and reply to tweets; see trends.
  • WeChat:-Message from the Apple Watch.
  • Shazam:-Tapping on the app icon will prompt your iPhone to listen to what’s playing. The Apple Watch then displays the name of the song, the artist, and the lyrics.
  • ESPN:-This app lets you get sports-related notifications, like the scores from your favorite teams.


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