Apple with Introducing the Apple Watch Ultra It showed a redesigned and more spacious Compass app, which, as it turns out, is available for current Apple Watch models in watchOS 9.

Available today‌watchOS 9 adds a redesigned Compass app to Apple Watch Series 5 and later, and Apple Watch SEalthough specific features are limited to ‌Apple Watch SE‌, Series 6 and later.

The redesigned compass app features an analog compass that displays a digital display of your current direction and direction. You can click on a magnified view that shows direction, altitude, tilt, latitude and longitude for more information.

If you have an Apple Watch Series 6 or later, you can select points of interest in the Compass app using the Waypoints feature, which has customizable colors and icons. Waypoints adds a small marker to your current coordinates, and all waypoints appear in the main compass view so you can find your way back to them.

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You can also use the new “Backtrack” feature if you have Series 6 or later. Backtrack uses GPS to record the path you take, so if you get lost, you can find your way back later. ‌watchOS 9‌ is available on Apple Watch Series 4 and later and can be downloaded now.

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