Apple presents two videos with real stories of people who have saved their lives thanks to the Apple Watch

Smartwatches in general, are gradually becoming a device that is increasingly common to see on people's wrists. Far from being a device for geeks, This type of product not only allows us to quantify our physical activity, but also allows us to monitor our heart rate.

In this sense, the Apple Watch is the only device that also, is in charge of analyzing our heart pulse, to notify us if you find any abnormality during your measurement. Thanks to the Apple Watch, many have been the people who have not only saved their lives, but also have been diagnosed with a disease that they were unaware of having.

Apple has posted two new videos on its YouTube channel, called Real history, where we can see some of the real people, who thanks to the Apple Watch have been able to save lives or detect a disease early.

These videos are published one day after the release of watchOS 5.1.2, a version of the Apple Watch operating system that activates the ECG function to perform electrocardiograms from our wrist, a function that Apple has taken care of limit to only work in the United States, since it is the only country that has obtained the necessary permits through the FCC.

The first story shows us a young man named Michael Jackson, who makes a joke about his namesake, and who suffers from spastic tetraplegic cerebral palsy. One day, you received notifications on your Apple Watch that your heart rate was too high during a rest period. Michael went to the ER and was found to have sepsis.

The second, longest, four and a half minutes long, is a more general Apple Watch ad, with testimony from four people who managed save their lives thanks to Apple Watch.

The content of the article adheres to our principles of editorial ethics. To report an error click here!.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked with *



  1. Responsible for the data: Miguel Ángel Gatón
  2. Purpose of the data: Control SPAM, comment management.
  3. Legitimation: Your consent
  4. Communication of the data: The data will not be communicated to third parties except by legal obligation.
  5. Data storage: Database hosted by Occentus Networks (EU)
  6. Rights: At any time you can limit, recover and delete your information.