Long-time fan & client of most of their products.
08 Sep 2022
- Temperature sensing.
- Very clever to start with Watch’s ovulation features in the wake of the Wade vs Roe reversal.
- (Road) Crash Detection: good feature.
- Low Power Mode: up to 36h (vs 18h)
- Roaming support.
- Sleep stages.
$799 / 999 EUR (!)
- Action Button
- Titanium case
- Precision GPS
- Night Mode
- 60h on low power mode
Airpods Pro v2
- Spatial Audio
- Sound Tuning
- Better noise cancellation
- Adaptive Transparency
- Volume control on earpiece
- 6h listening time
- 30h with charging case -Charging case improvements (location finding, charging, etc..)
iPhone 14 & iPhone 14 Plus
- Dynamic Island: Good progress in UX
- Screen refresh rate can go down to 1Hz for low power mode
- Always-On Display
Sat antenna included in phone!
Needs pointing at moving satellite: app shows you where to point the phone.
New communication protocol with 3x less bandwidth required vs standard text message.
Sending takes 15s to a few mns, so app provides an “emergency wizard” to capture key infos to send.
Emergency relay, staffed by Apple?
Impressive feature & implementation.