Apple continues to expand the feature ECG of Apple watch in it, as we have already explained, users can perform an electrocardiogram easily by simply touching their Digital Crown and waiting for the required 30 seconds, with the arm resting.
The feature was launched in the United States last year (along with the Apple Watch Series 4) and has been slowly expanding around the world. Currently he is present in the following countries / regions: Germany, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Denmark, Slovakia, Spain, USA, Finland, France, Greece, Guam, HongKong, Hungary, Virgin Islands, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Netherlands, Poland, Puerto Rico, Portugal, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, Romania, Singapore, Sweden and Switzerland.
A few days ago, as the Business today (via MacRumors), one more country received the news: the India. To use the feature in country, just have an Apple Watch Series 4 running watchOS 6 or, of course, have purchased a Series 5.
It's in Brazil?
The last time we broached the subject, we stated that the ECG would not arrive in Brazil anytime soon because Apple had not even requested the regularization of the resource in the country to be released, the National Health Surveillance Agency (Anvisa) You need to give your endorsement, as is the case in all countries where the ECG is released (by the corresponding bodies of each).
Today, again in contact with Anvisa, we were informed that everything remains the same: that is, Apple has not made the request here. And as the approval process takesabout three months Well, we can wait seated.