Apple is already at work to bring the ECG of the Apple Watch Series 4 in Europe
The ECG, one of the main new features of the Apple Watch Series 4, will be made available exclusively in the United States because of the lack of the necessary certification from the European Union. Apple is already searching for deals to bring it to Canada, but also on the market of the Old Continent.
Apple has planned to officially launch the feature of the ECG with the release of watchOS 5.1. Currently this version of the operating system is still in beta phase, ready to be released in the coming weeks. Thanks to watchOS 5.1 and the authorisation of the FDA in the United States, Apple has obtained permission to distribute this particular feature is tied to the health of our body.
Obtain approvals and certifications of this type in Europe is much more difficult is long. According to what reported by Macerkkopf.de Apple, however, is reportedly already moving to get these certificates, with a solution that would avoid specific permits for each State of the EU. Speaking directly with the European Union, Apple will try to get permission to promote this feature in all Countries at the same time, therefore, including also Italy.
At the moment we do not know how long it will take to get the approval. However, it is sure that at the launch of watchOS 5.1, we italians, we will not be able to use the function.
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