When you're wearing the best smartwatch on your wrist, you want to make sure you're using it to its maximum potential. And the best part about Apple Watch is its App Store. It is power-packed with entertaining apps you can use on any Apple Watch model. There are a thousand apps to choose from and finding the best ones can take hours of your time. This is why we have done the dirty work needed to make your job easier!
Below is a list of the top 8 apps you just need to use on your wearable. Make sure you have updated your watch to the latest watchOS version. A solid internet connection powered by AT&T bundles will instantly update your watchOS to the latest version.
Check out the must-have Apple Watch apps below
One of the best Apple Watch apps that everyone should use is this health-promoting app called Water Reminder. Staying hydrated with a busy schedule is difficult, which is why you need Water Reminder on your watch. It reminds you to drink water or beverages throughout the day to stay hydrated. It lets you log the amount of liquid you consume and also automatically syncs your weight, age, and height info with Apple Health. Plus you can also enter your personal goals, activity level, and climate for tracking.
Strava is a popular app amongst runners and cyclists. The Apple Watch version of the app is what they have been dreaming about for a while. It frees you from the struggle of carrying your phone with you to log in miles, thanks to the watch's built-in GPS. Strava records swim, bike rides, and runs plus informs you about your pace, mileage, and heart rate, and lets you take calls and listen to music on your runs.
If you want to carry your meditation and breathing guide with you, worry no more. The Apple Watch version of the app puts everything you need on the wrist. Unwind, relax and calm down with the best breathing and meditation exercises on the go with Headspace on your wrist. ] You can detox with full 10-minute sessions or quick 1-minute mini-sessions, Headspace offers a ton of free sessions and you can always unlock more sessions with a premium subscription!
One of the best music apps for iPhone, Spotify, now has an Apple Watch version where you can play back-to-back songs in offline mode with a premium subscription! You can listen to songs with a Bluetooth connection and control your playlists too even on the free version. It's available for free on the App Store.
If you want to improve your sleep schedule and track your sleep, download Auto Sleep. It's one of the best sleep tracking apps on the market. It comes with an algorithm that records your sleeping schedule, time spent in bed, heart rate, and movement. All you have to do is sleep and let the app do its job. It retails for $2.99 on the App Store.
If you are someone who likes to make little lists to keep track of tasks and deadlines, you need Todoist on your wrist. You can get deadlines reminders, check completed tasks, and add new tasks with voice commands. Keep track of all your tasks on Apple devices with automated syncing. Crossing off an item on your to-do list on the wrist is extremely satisfying, giving you more the reason to download it!
If you're a frequent traveler, you may experience difficulty communicating across different language barriers. Having a helpful translator on your phone is a lifesaver. With iTranslate Converse, you can even turn your Apple Watch into an international translator. Brush up your language skills and communicate in 38 different languages. The app can either automatically detect the language you want to translate or select it manually.
It can pick up conversations in noisy environments as well and allows you to view and export the transcription.
Just Press Record
Keep track of all your ideas, messages, lists, and thoughts with Just Press Record. It's another version of the Notes app, however, the key difference is that instead of typing in your note, you just have to tap the recording button only once to dictate what you want to remember. It also offers iCloud syncing across all Apple devices and in-app transcriptions. You can get the app for only $4.99 on the App Store.
To Wrap It Up
Having these 8 apps right on your wrist makes more sense than others. And most of these apps are free to download from the iOS App Store! So what are you waiting for? Enhance your Apple Watch performance with these 8 apps now!