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WWDC 2017: Apple gives Siri top billing on watchOS 4, Apple Watch

That includes several new watch faces, like a Siri-powered face that'll intelligently show information throughout your day.

On the backend, Watch OS 4 gets more support for apps in the background, better responsiveness and core Bluetooth. If you're a fan of high-intensity interval workouts, you'll get custom heart rate algorithms. And if you're the sort who can't start a run without some music, you can pick a playlist that automatically starts alongside your routine. But if not, are you ready to relocate your connected watch? In addition to the fitness capabilities, Apple has added a new intelligent watch face to the platform that connects with Siri on your phone. You could see activity reminders, breathing indicators or alerts from apps like Calendar, Alarms and Reminders.

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Apple also introduced new summer band colors, giving customers more options than ever to express their personal style. According to techradar.com the Apple Watch 3, will likely be more widely known as the Apple Watch Series 3 "is a long way off yet", however rumors are swirling that the device will be the biggest name in smartwatches on the market to date. While both the watch and the machine already do most of these things on their own, they don't always do them accurately - the watch might be better at tracking calories, for instance, but the treadmill may be able to give a more accurate distance reading. Alternatively, the contents of the digital wallet can be withdrawn to a linked bank account. WatchKit for watchOS 4 is available immediately for iOS Developer Program members at developer.apple.com. It'll be available as a free update this fall, and developers can download a beta version today. "We've created a truly individualized experience with the smartest Activity and Workout apps, the Siri watch face that shows you the information you need when you need it and we're seamlessly bringing users their favorite music right on the wrist".



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