Apple Watch gets handwashing coach with a 20-second countdown feature on watchOS 7

Samantha Wiley
By Samantha Wiley - Senior News Editor
Apple Watch watchOS 7 hand washing timer

Apple Watch users are getting a new feature on the watchOS 7 that will help users wash their hands for 20 seconds. This feature will help many Apple Watch users wash their hands the correct way for the correct duration to kill all harmful viruses and bacteria.

Since the COVID-19 is spreading like fire, such a feature should help in reducing the spread of the virus.

Apple Watch watchOS 7 hand washing timer
By Samantha Wiley Senior News Editor
Samantha is a senior news editor at iLounge. She has been covering the technology industry for over five years, writing about Apple, Google, and other major companies. Samantha has also worked as a reporter and editor for several other publications.