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At WWDC 2017, Apple today introduced watchOS 4, the next major update tot he platform. Improvements to the Apple Watch's achievements feature will likewise bring a host of new animations and new UI elements for easier navigation.

The Music application on the Apple Watch has received a new interface as well. That means your Siri-powered updates on your watch will update based on the time of day.

Workout and fitness enhancements: Workouts can be swapped on the fly, Apple's Activity mode has extra monthly challenges and the Watch can sync with certain brands of gym equipment to share workout data.

For those of you working out indoors, they end up with contrasting data sets on the Apple Watch as well as the gym equipment.

The standard Apple Watch is available in 4 different casings, including rose gold and silver, and comes equipped with a sports band, priced at $269.

WatchOS 4 seems to lay a lot of emphasis on workouts. 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.

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Stay tuned for more updates from WWDC 2017. It can also measure your high intensity workout training. Heart rate monitoring of HIIT workouts have typically been an area where wearables have struggled but we found the Apple Watch Series 2's heart rate sensor proved surprisingly capable. Apple at the event also showcased the all-new Apple Watch dock which will now be vertical.

WatchOS 4: What is WatchOS? "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".

If you're more interested in neat visuals than a stream of information, you can use the kaleidoscope watch face instead. "You can rotate the crown and get this kind of trippy effect", said Lynch. Or you could wait for the official release some time during fall. Updates to the Activity app reflect that usage. This is called Gym Connect - and it's not likely the last.

The Music app has been redesigned as well.

The Apple Watch might still feel like a new product, but we're already on the fourth version of the OS. Similar to the iPhone, the control center will also now have flashlight functionality using the display.

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