The first news for Oppo smartwatch had bounced in August last year. That time we had known that the Chinese company is working on its upcoming smartwatch. Now, at the beginning of the new year, the more leaks have confirmed the news. The further detailed has emerged on popular Chinese social media website Weibo. The famous tipster Digital Chat Station has leaked the new data that confirms Oppo’s new wearable. The smartwatch will get the most helpful feature of any smartwatches in the market – the ECG sensor.
At the current, only a few smartwatches have it. It detects an electrical signal from your heart and can read your heart rate and rhythm regularly. It can even spot the sign of atrial fibrillation. Apple was the first company to get it on its smartwatch. These days we have listened to many cases where Apple watches have saved the life of customers. They have all in common and that is the ECG sensor and the fall detection function on the watch has helped them to track the signals.
The Apple Watch Series 4 & Series 5, Amazfit Verge 2, Galaxy Watch Active 2 and Withing’s new watch have an ECG sensor. Samsung & Withing still need to get approval from the FDA in the USA to activate the feature on their smartwatches. Samsung has even promised to enable an ECG sensor in the coming months. We will wait for further news on Oppo’s upcoming watch.