Newborn baby's heartbeat shared with relatives and friends thanks to Apple Watch

Newborn baby's heartbeat shared with relatives and friends thanks to Apple Watch
A video posted on YouTube by the parents of a newly born baby boy, shows the new father using his Apple Watch Sport to record his son's heartbeat so that he can then send it to relatives and friends throughout the planet. The Apple Watch captures the heartbeat with the sensors on the back of the device.

When the father placed his Apple Watch Sport on his son's tiny wrist and pressed down on the screen with two fingers, an animation of the baby's heart beat was created. Using the Digital Touch feature that allows two Apple Watches to communicate without a phone call or text, the father then sent out the heartbeat to friends and relatives who own the Apple Watch.


The whole process is pretty quick and smooth. You can watch the baby's heartbeat get captured on the Apple Watch Sport by clicking on the video below. And if you get a bit emotional while viewing it, don't worry. That's our little secret.



source: AlphaGlitch via BGR

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80 Comments

83. MrHate

Posts: 318; Member since: Feb 09, 2015

All the Apple lovers losing their minds and raging after seeing the Apple Watch. Good old PA.

77. pp3k3jamail

Posts: 34; Member since: Dec 31, 2013

f**k that apple watch and that baby

76. pp3k3jamail

Posts: 34; Member since: Dec 31, 2013

f**k that apple watch and that baby

70. cornel222

Posts: 21; Member since: Jan 05, 2015

so lame from apple starting to use babies to make ads for apple watch ....thats all u can do apple to sell ur watch ?? babies and give free watches and money to celebreties so people will buy ur watch ??? wheres the inovation in the watch u should advirtise about beside vibrating like a dildo and play tamagutchi plus lots and lots of straps like the presentation in milano ...who in the world with a clear mind will go to an apple event about straps ???!?!?!?!?! wtf

65. MaryPoopins

Posts: 324; Member since: Jan 15, 2015

Forget all the iOS Vs Android crap here, has anyone actually stopped to think "So f**king What?" :/

64. E34V8

Posts: 111; Member since: Dec 16, 2011

Apple and their transparent marketing... Last week giving watches to the rich in Milano, now this baby story... Gotta sell those watches. I'm expecting a lot of music videos with the watch, just to make it "the next cool thing". iSheep will love it.

56. AlikMalix unregistered

Phonearena is paid by Apple, this is how isheep are born, the antichrist baby, rash and radiation, child abuse.... You guys are sick - all of you! This is a story about how some Apple fans found a use for a feature on a piece of modern tech that happens to be Apple. Why the hate? Like someone said above "even if this was the same story about android ware, you'd still bash on Apple!!! Sick.

53. SamDH1

Posts: 419; Member since: Apr 21, 2015

That's so cute :3

42. Ninetysix

Posts: 2967; Member since: Oct 08, 2012

LOL@all the cry babies. QQ more. 3 or so Apple articles vs about 30 Android on the front page and the nerds rage...so awesome :)

37. gaming64 unregistered

People here are really b@ttholes. Relax guys, give a baby a lil respect.

32. T-rex unregistered

babies' skins are sensitive, that watch has a bad reputation of giving rashes

38. gaming64 unregistered

The baby isnt allergic of nickel. I can see nickelhead disease already all over you.

63. Napalm_3nema

Posts: 2236; Member since: Jun 14, 2013

I sincerely doubt it spent more than a couple of minutes on the wrist, and I also doubt the baby was sweating while it was on his wrist.

29. babyk

Posts: 379; Member since: Nov 03, 2011

really? what does that have to do with the rest of the world? You PA guys are just proving to us that u are being paid by these companies to have silly articles on this site. Its like you guys have nothing to do with your time

19. chebner

Posts: 251; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

Can someone please point me to the nearest bathroom so I can puke? WHO CARES!!! Why is this a story? This is just an ad for the Apple Watch! Come on PA!

17. 99nights

Posts: 1152; Member since: Mar 10, 2015

All praise master/overlord Tim Cook for this recent and new apple 'innovation' LOL

13. StraightEdgeNexus

Posts: 3689; Member since: Feb 14, 2014

Sigh... Attention seeking parents these days.... This is a evolution of Like baits of baby photos on instagram and facebook.

27. StraightEdgeNexus

Posts: 3689; Member since: Feb 14, 2014

For the record, I don't like the concept of smartwatches as a whole, so this isn't Apple hate exactly.

11. xq10xa

Posts: 816; Member since: Dec 07, 2010

The Antichrist Apple newborn

12. tedkord

Posts: 17532; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

No reason to call the baby names.

10. Taters

Posts: 6474; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

Puke! Man the Apple cult is pretty tight nit with their PR spiel. You have Luis D, Ray S, and the original iphonearena team positing all these Apple articles with great sounding titles. Then they strategically place Samsung articles with horrible sounding titles. Then we have some Apple defense force people in every comment section of the entire internet. Then you have puketastic YouTube videos like this. It's disgusting really.

49. stealthd unregistered

I don't even care about the article, it's just hilarious how butthurt fanboys like this are lol

60. ecmedic4

Posts: 520; Member since: May 02, 2013

Why is this video "puketastic"? Because they used an Apple Watch? Let me guess, it would have been totally awesome video had they used anything other than an Apple product? Its AMAZING how butthurt fanboys can take a great moment in 2 parents lives and turn it into a bash fest. Freaking grow up already. I don't care what product they used, its a wonderful time for those parents and they wanted to share something besides the common pictures with friends and relatives. The only reason its horrible to you is because they used an Apple Watch. Your being an insensitive jerk IMO as are many other haters. Grow up and get a life seriously.

73. Taters

Posts: 6474; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

It's puketastic because this is so fake and staged that it's not funny. Actually it is funny, because it seems like you actually fell for it. The Apple marketing team is probably laughing their asses off right now saying I wonder how many morons like stealthd and you will get good will from this and buy an Apple watch.

9. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

akward moment when applewatch didnt detect any heartbeat due to hardware failure o.O

5. iosl0ver5eva

Posts: 119; Member since: Jan 16, 2015

This is great. YAY for Apple! Aww the haters getting mad, come on guys. Ignorant butthurt fandroid reply in 3..2..1..

8. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

Bro it would have been better on post #1. ^^^ This reads as a fail.

14. engineer-1701d unregistered

whys it great whats the big deal oh the baby is alive and not a still born i think everyone else on the other side is like i dont give a f"""k about the heartbeat i want to see its face

75. elitewolverine

Posts: 5192; Member since: Oct 28, 2013

And somehow a cheaper MS Band couldn't do this? lol

3. Danini1112

Posts: 70; Member since: Jun 22, 2013

"Our first child was born and we used an Apple Watch Sport to send his heartbeat to our distant family members it was a really awesome experience that we couldn’t have done without the Apple Watch." "...a really awesome experience that we couldn’t have done without the Apple Watch..." "...we couldn’t have done without the Apple Watch..." "...without the Apple Watch..." LOL. Because others Smartwatch can't do this ? F*ck those Apple biased.

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