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Apple Study Adding Health and Fitness Features to Air Pods.

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It seems that Apple is not satisfied with using AirPods only for music and taking calls as a new report claims that Apple is looking to add new health and fitness features to future wireless airbeds. ۔

According to “people familiar with the plans” who spoke to him. The Wall Street Journal., Apple is currently studying the capabilities of AirPods when it comes to monitoring one’s health and well-being. Although the new features are not expected to be available until next year (assuming this feature has passed the testing phase), Apple is reportedly reviewing three key functions that AirP is using.Working to check someone’s temperature, monitor their currency, and work on hearing aids or some kind of hearing augmentation.

The first two features are relatively straightforward, as Apple can update the existing accelerometers in existing air pods to track one’s posture and body position more accurately, while the new temperature sensor has internal status. Getting accurate temperature readings will be relatively simple. Their ears.

However, the more difficult task is for air pods to be certified as appropriate hearing aids, as current US regulations require medical-approved hearing aids to be sold by licensed hearing specialists, although in the future There is legislation that can reduce these restrictions and enact them in the future. Year

Furthermore, based on the current AirPods’ five-hour battery life, it is somewhat unlikely that future devices will provide such real-time battery life as a specific one for hearing-impaired people. Hearing aids will be needed, which means Apple may have been forced to focus on better hearing abilities instead.

While the idea of ​​expanding the functions of air pods outside of music seems a long one, health and wellness features have become a fast-growing trend among audio device makers, with Bose FDA clearance for its sound control hearing aids. And companies like Amazon have already created airbeds that can track your posture and heart rate. Power Buds Pro.

Even Apple’s rival Samsung is exploring similar ideas. Samsung’s head audio engineer Han Gul Moon tells Gizmodo. In the future, Samsung hopes to take advantage of AI to improve voice detection and ambient sound capabilities on future wireless airbeds.

More importantly, given the success of the Apple Watch – which has grown exponentially due to its many health and fitness tracking features – it is clear that Apple will expand these capabilities to more devices, including the iPhone. Wants to extend to, which is allegedly being reviewed. Let’s see if it can Find out some examples of possible mental health or cognitive impairment.

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