Apple today released watchOS 6.2 for the Apple Watch, the latest update to the watchOS 6 operating system. The new release brings Apple Watch App Store support for in-app purchases, ECG support and irregular heart rhythm notifications to Chile, New Zealand, and Turkey, and more.
The watchOS 6.2 update can be installed on compatible Apple Watches via the Watch app on the device’s connected iPhone. Go to “General” -> “Software Update” to install the new software. The Apple Watch should have at least 50% battery life, be connected to a charger, and be in the range of the paired iPhone.
Apple’s full release notes for the watchOS 6.2 update are as follows:
watchOS 6.2 includes new features, improvements, and bug fixes:
– Introduces in-app purchases for Apple Watch apps
– Fixes an issue where music playback could pause when switching from Wi-Fi to Bluetooth connectivity
– ECG app on Apple Watch Series 4 or later now available in Chile, New Zealand, and Turkey
– Irregular heart rhythm notifications now available in Chile, New Zealand, and Turkey
Some features may not be available for all countries or all areas, for more information visit: https://www.apple.com/watchos/feature-availability/
For information on the security content of this update, please visit this website: https://support.apple.com/HT201222