Apple Watch: Top 10 Facts You Didn’t Know

The Apple Watch is one of Apple‘s latest releases, and it’s garnered a lot of buzz. Some people love it, and some people think it needs a good amount of changes. Here are some interesting facts about the device that many people don’t know.

Number Ten: The Gold Used in Them is Super Tough

The gold that is used in the Apple Watch is tougher than regular gold. It’s much better at resisting scratches, so you won’t have to worry with being too delicate with the device.

Number Nine: It’s Hand Polished

In this world, it’s hard to imagine anything that has been touched by the human hand anymore, but such is the case for the Apple Watch. Each and every one is polished by an individual to give it a unique shine.

Number Eight: It’s Perfect for Hotel Goers

People who often frequent hotels will find the Apple Watch especially useful. The SPG app, anyone can easily check in and out of your hotel. People can even open their hotel door with it!

Number Seven: If It Has an NFC Chip, You Can Pay With It

Only the watches that have the NFC chip will be able to be used to pay using Apple Pay. This is a feature that works the best for people who use the service regularly, of course.

Number Six: You Can Use It For Security

People who own the Apple Watch can easily make their home even more secure by using it to view security camera footage. This is the kind of flexibility many homeowners don’t get to have.

Number Five: It Has a Secret Sensor That Can Be Used by Diabetics

Everyone knows that heart rate monitors need sensors to tell your heartbeat, but the Apple Watch uses a different sort of technology that expands on that basic function. It also records blood information that diabetics can use to test their blood sugar, which is super cool.

Number Four: You Can Time Travel With the Apple Watch

By using the watch’s forward function, user’s can travel forward in time and get information about the future, including weather information, schedules, and more. Impressive!

Number Three: Special Settings for Lefties

Often, left-handed people feel left out in the world. Scissors, desks, and doors make life sort of hard sometimes. But with Apple Watch, things are different. One can simply change it’s orientation, and it’s really simple to do on the watch.

Number Two: It’s More Waterproof Than Advertised

Apple advertised its watch as being pretty water resistant, but it passes more tests than one may realize. It can survive being in the shower and dunked in water for 5 minutes, and still works just fine, as it turns out.

Number One: If The Bands Are Scratched, It’s Too Bad

If the band you get for the watch has any minimal scratches on it, Apple won’t  accept returns or exchanges on it. As one can imagine, that has upset a bunch of people, but people who own it still love the product. Thanks for reading!