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Apple watchOS

Apple watchOS
Brand: Apple
Category: Wearable OS
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  • Latest Version: watchOS 4.2
  • App Store: Yes, Apple App Store
  • Smartphone Compatibility: iOS 9+
  • Voice Control/ Personal Assistant: Yes, Apple Siri
  • Multi Tasking: Yes
  • Based on: iOS

Apple watchOS - Specifications

Release

Hardware

  • Device Type Target
    Smartwatch
  • Platforms
    32-bit ARM architecture ARMv7-A
  • Interface
    Touchscreen, “Digital Crown” Dial

Software

  • Programming Language Used / Written In
    C, C++, Objective-C, Swift
  • OS Family
    iOS
  • Kernel Type
    Unix-like
  • Source Model
    Closed (with open-source components)
  • License Type
    Proprietary software, except for open-source components
  • Update Method
    FOTA

OS Features

  • Fitness and Health Monitoring
    Yes, via Apple Health
  • App Store
    Apple App Store
  • App Store Link
  • App Extension
    IPA
  • Multi Tasking
    Yes
  • App Development Language
    Swift, Objective C

Control

  • Touch
    Yes
  • Watchface
    Customizable
  • Voice Command
    Yes
  • Personal Assistant
    Apple Siri
  • Smartphone Compatibility
    iOS 9+
  • Smartphone Companion App
    Apple Watch App
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