What would our Apple Watch be without the applications? Not much, really. And it is that the Apps are an essential part of the functionalities of the Smartwatches that are linked to mobile devices.
With them we keep perfect control of our daily activities, we receive notifications from social networks, notices from messengers, email or the calendar, discreetly and without having to look for the phone.
With the applications we also obtain weather information in real time, we can receive and make calls through simple vibrations of the watch or link the headphones to access our playlist.
But, of course, the most useful applications on an Apple Watch are those for healthy living, because with them we carry out a large number of fitness or sports activities under precise monitoring.
Therefore, it is time to know the best applications to have on your Apple Watch.
When you require detailed information on the routes and public transport of the capitals you visit, Citymaper is the App you need because it will not only give you abundant data but also real-time information on the journey you are taking. Also, you can combine the routes by bus, metro, train, bike or even by taxi to compare the best options.
The version for the Apple Watch is a true step-by-step guide to avoid getting lost in a big city. Moreover, it is easy to locate public transport routes just by looking at your wrist.
Just Press Record
Truly useful when you need to record something immediately and not lose detail. The Just Press Record App gives you the opportunity to start recording as soon as it activates just by pressing a button on the Apple Watch.
As if that were not enough, it provides transcription and iCloud synchronization for each of your devices and it is even possible to edit from the same application and even record with Siri without using your hands. Something else: after capturing an audio you will find a text file with the transcription of the audio.
It is customizable, simple and very useful. Better Day is an application designed exclusively for the Apple Watch and all its features. It will help you display various dates and times, according to your style and personality.
In this sense, you will be able to navigate through Digital Crown to have access to a three-year calendar. Likewise, it accepts more than 20 languages, so it covers Europe, America, Asia or the Middle East. But there is more, because this App supports 11 different calendar systems, including religious yearbooks such as Islamic or Hebrew.
When you want to manage calendars in iOS, macOS and watchOS for the Apple Watch, the option is the Fantastical App to customize each event by color and be more clear about the upcoming dates. It includes several features that analyze tasks and provide day, week, month and year views.
Obviously you’ll want your Apple Watch to frequently check your heart rate and analyze the current pace compared to the last pace taken. The best app for this is Cardiogram , which can even tell you if your heart beats differently when you have the flu or if it varies in rhythm when you’re stressed.
Sleep monitoring is another important element in every Smartwatch and when it comes to Apple Watch. The most recommended App to track the quality of each rest session is Pillow. It is a simple design to quickly show you through two rings if the sleep goal is being achieved with quality.
You can even use it as a smart alarm clock to get into the lightest phase of sleep and be able to start the day in a better mood. It also records particular events such as snoring, sleep talking or sleep apnea. At the same time, it analyzes all the trends to compare the quality of sleep with 10 different metrics from Apple Health.
When you assume that it is time to define how much water you should drink each day, the most suitable App for your Apple Watch is WaterMinder , because it helps you stay hydrated throughout the day, it has analytical and reporting tools, descriptions for periods of inactivity, Compare your water intake with your goals and show your achievements.
With this App you will accurately track the amount of water you ingest, yes, according to your body weight or the goal you have set. By reviewing the percentages you will know the level of hydration you have achieved.
Very complete and integrated to all aspects of health, the App for iOS Streaks is an efficient tool to customize the list of habits that you want to complete with lists of the status of all the routines. With it you can complete all the objectives not only during the day but during the week. It includes custom icons that once completed will show a check-in.
We all need a good task manager and the right application for the Apple Watch is Things. It is a simple design that shows you a circle that is on completion as you finish your pending tasks.
You will be able to classify the tasks according to specific filters, it has a useful search bar, it creates labels to classify and filter, as well as next to each project title there is a disc that indicates the progress of that task.
The Apple Watch version shortens the tracking of daily tasks to a large extent, and you will be able to see all the goals on the main screen and contrast them.
All the Rings
If you had excuses for not moving all day, the All the Rings App will refute them all to help you close each of the activity rings on each day. By providing you with lapses, statistics and alerts, with this app you can modify the view for a better understanding of the factors. Also, you’ll see the rings turned into horizontal lines when you’re on a hot streak.