Apple released the 5.1.2 watchOS support function ECG

After iOS 12.1.1 and macOS 10.14.2, whose release took place last night, Apple released the final version of watchOS 5.1.2 with a pre-installed app for reading EKG. Despite the fact that the upgrade can be installed on all generation brand of smart watches the company, in addition to the original version, the diagnostic function by default will be available only to owners of the Apple Watch Series 4 and only in the USA.

The function of the ECG was represented at the presentation, Apple Watch Series 4 on September 12. The company said that the innovation has received approval from Management on sanitary inspection behind quality of foodstuff and medicines, the experts who agreed to consider his medical function. But this recognition has imposed restrictions on the availability of a smart watch with the function of electrocardiography, but because Apple decided to limit its effect only in the States.

How to enable an ECG for the Apple Watch Series 4 in Russia

Despite the restrictions, they can try to work around it. Since Apple in no way inhibits the function of ECG, predustanavlivat only those hours that are geographically in the US, users from other countries, it is sufficient to change the region of their location in “Settings”. After this innovation, for which many have bought the fourth generation of the Apple Watch, will become available for use.

In some countries you can’t buy iPhone

Apple is no stranger to change and limitations in the regional version of the firmware for branded devices. So, in order to comply with local legislation, company in software is blocking FaceTime on all its devices sold in the UAE, and also prohibited to turn off the camera shutter sound on an iPhone intended for sale in Japan. To circumvent these restrictions by changing the region and reflashing anymore.

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