The tech giant apple added a feature to monitor respiratory rate of users in its watch with operating system watchOS8. The feature is beneficial for the users as it helps to diagnose medical conditions up to an extent.
The watch tracks down the number of breaths per minute using in-built accelerometer and saves the result in health application. As mentioned before, the feature is compatible only with watchOS8.Apple watch series 3,4,5, SE and 6 uses the new operating system. The feature can be enabled manually from the control center or set it to turn on automatically using sleep application. Health application will then provide you with details of respiratory rate based on user preference.
Technology is getting innovated every day. Now a smart wearable of yours can give an insight over your health.