I took my blood pressure with a smartwatch and I want to do it again

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With virtually no sound, but considerable wrist pressure, the Huawei Watch D took my blood pressure while I sat in a booth at IFA 2022 in Berlin. That’s right, just some wearable technology performing a function typically the sole purview of those cuffs you wear in the doctor’s office. It felt halfway between uncomfortable and impossible.

Huawei introduced the Huwaei Watch D back in May, but it only recently got (or is very close) to getting European approval for its use as a health device. There’s no word on the US FDA, though, and given Huawei’s …

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