ECG and blood pressure monitoring feature comes to Galaxy Watch Active 2 and Galaxy Watch 3 – Latest News
The announcement for these two features was made back in January and it took around a month for Samsung to finally make them available for their customers.
The feature is currently being rolled out in 31 markets as announced by Samsung. Here’s the list of all the countries where users can use these features:
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Chile, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Sweden, France, Germany, Greece, Switzerland, the UAE, and the United Kingdom.
To check ECG and measure Blood Pressure, users will need to use the Samsung Health Monitor app and also update the Galaxy Watch Active 2 and Galaxy Watch 3 software to the latest version.
The update is rolling out in a phased manner, however, if you are eager to try the new features, there’s a way to manually check the update as well.
SamMobile has reported that to use the Blood Pressure feature, users will need to calibrate their Galaxy Watch Active 2 and Galaxy Watch 3 with a Blood Pressure monitor device.
The process is simple, all users need to do is measure their blood pressure three times using both Galaxy Watch and blood pressure monitor devices and feed them into the Samsung Health Monitor app.