The new Apple patent says that the company can automate the configuration of straps hours under your hand. It will save users time and solve problems finding the right size, as well as provide in good interaction with the hand sensors.
Sweat may weaken the strap, especially during jogging and be playing sports. Automatic straps ensure a snug fit hours to hand in any situation. Apple patent published more in 2015 and pointed out by the authors of the following specialists: Andrzej T. Baranski, Serhan O. Isikman, Tyler S. Bushnell, Steven J. Martisauskas and David I. Nazzaro.
The patent is described as “dynamic electronic wrist device configuration system”, its number – 9,781,984, but the essence lies in the fact that the Apple Watch can do to adjust the size of the strap, using shaped memory wire, gas or liquid bubbles and internal engine.
Furthermore, in Patent retractable elements on said strap, i.e. it is likely that either the watch or it will change the size of the user’s hand. Apple will add a lot of compression modes, and a release of, and can also use the biometric sensors that will determine the size of the user’s hand. Adjust the strap can be accessed via the system. You can customize convenient size, and then quickly and easily tighten and loosen the strap.
Apple is still working on different automation systems settings straps size. Existing sports strap can be modified by adding the adjustment mechanism. The metal straps can be added nitinol wire that can be resized by the electric current. It is unclear when the patents will realize, but forget about them is not necessary.