Apple Watch 4 Could Feature Blood Pressure Monitoring
Apple is exploring several ways to improve the Apple Watch for the next generation, and in addition to the highly-anticipated new design, the company could also add a bunch of new features.
Until now, we’ve seen several hints that Apple Watch Series 4 could boast blood pressure monitoring, and a new patent discovered recently seems to confirm that Cupertino is considering such an option.
The patent doesn’t necessarily bring anything new to the table, but it does confirm that Apple could be looking into a traditional approach to measure blood pressure, including dedicated sensors that might be placed on the back of the device. The patent highlights the main components of the new system: