Samsung is increasing its Health Monitor app to 31 new countries, together with 28 European countries, and folks in these countries can be ready to use the app with a Galaxy Watch 3 or Galaxy Active 2 smartwatch to take electrocardiogram (EKG) and blood strain readings.
Samsung says the app was granted a CE marking in December, which implies that it complies with relevant rules in Europe and will be supplied within the European Economic Area.
Here is the complete record of countries in Europe that can quickly give you the option to get the app: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, (*31*), Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the UK. It may also be out there in Chile, Indonesia, and the United Arab Emirates quickly.
To give you the option to take an EKG or blood strain measurement, you’ll want to have the Samsung Health Monitor app put in in your Galaxy smartphone and on a Galaxy Watch 3 or Galaxy Active 2. Samsung says the app replace that allows the options will start rolling out on February 4th, although the corporate notes that availability “may vary by market and carrier.”
Apple launched the power to take an EKG with the Apple Watch Series 4 in 2018, although Apple Watches nonetheless can’t natively monitor blood strain.