Apple is working on this, but the exact timing yet.
After the presentation of Apple on September 12 , it became knownthat a key feature of the Apple Watch Series 4 — sensor ECG will only work in the United States. However, in the foreseeable future, the function will work in other countries, including Russia. Apple makes preparations for the start of the function in Russia, said the registration by the company of the two new domain names ecgapp.ru and ekgapp.ru.
The most notable new feature of the Apple Watch Series 4 was the ECG sensor built into the wheel, the Digital Crown. To make the electrocardiography by using a smart watch is enough for the user to put the finger to the Digital Crown. The procedure is performed in just 30 seconds, and with close to perfect accuracy.
After the release of the Apple Watch Series 4 to use the ECG sensor can only U.S. residents. To provide such opportunities in other countries, Apple is required to obtain the necessary permits at the local level. In particular, health authorities must check the operation of the ECG sensor to verify its proper performance, and then to issue an official permit.
Fortunately, Apple intends to pass all the necessary tests in order to make the ECG sensor in the Apple Watch Series 4 available for more users. In Russia a new function of smart watches may appear earlier than in other countries. This was pointed out was the Apple domain names ecgapp.ru and ekgapp.ru. To these addresses will be located, detailed information on the application to perform an ECG using the Apple Watch Series 4.
Apple Watch Series 4 will go on sale September 28. Price of smart watch starts from 31 990 rubles.