Accident detection will work on the new iPhone 14 and Apple Watch!
With the release of the new iPhone 14 series and all new Apple Watch models, Apple released a car accident detection device, which can call for emergencies and communicate with our contacts in the event of an accident. A few days before the first devices shipped, The company shared a video to explain how this feature worksOne hundred percent is dedicated to user safety.
Apple explains in the video that the shock detection feature is designed to detect Serious motor vehicle accidents, such as frontal, side and rear accidents or rollovers They include sedans, minivans, SUVs, vans, and other passenger cars. Although he warns that The function cannot detect all car accidents.
Apple will be more helpful in an emergency
This new feature Thanks to the new dual-core accelerometer Capable of sensing acceleration force measurements up to 256 g and to the new wide dynamic range gyroscopeAnd the that have been added to the other previous ingredientsSuch as a barometer that can now detect changes in pressure in the cabin, a global positioning system (GPS) that provides additional information when speed varies, and a microphone capable of recognizing the loud noise typical of serious traffic accidents, according to Apple.
The whole system is described above It will allow users to interact with the Apple Watch if they are wearing it, or with the iPhone in some other way. At the moment of alliance, the devices interact in the following way:
Your compatible iPhone or Apple Watch displays an alert and beeps. If the user can, they can call emergency services by moving the emergency call slider on the iPhone or Apple Watch, or ignore the alert. If they do not respond to the alarm after 10 seconds, the device will start another 10 second countdown. If there is no response, the device contacts emergency services.
With the launch of the iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Plus, iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max, as well as the awesome Apple Watch Ultra, Apple Watch Series 8 and the new Apple Watch SE, Apple has focused like never before on developing those functions that can save users’ lives. In addition to accident detection, the company has also trained emergency satellite communication, which is useful for locating emergency services in such cases.