It’s not just the iPhone 12 that could play to the chase with pacemaker. MacRumors note that Apple has listed products that magnets may interfere with pacemakers and other medical devices. The iPhone 12 and MagSafe accessories are just the beginning of the products you should worry about. AirPods, u Apple Watch, HomePods, iPads, Mac and some Beat deals they are also risky.
The list is not completely shocking. Apple likes to use magnets to make the covers of the device, power line and other more convenient features. This does not include what might be necessary for the work of the products. Apple certainly isn’t just using magnets for tech products, but it’s one of the biggest proponents.
However, the list makes it clear just why you should talk to your doctor or medical device manufacturer before buying new gadgets – it might be too easy to buy a phone or wearable that interferes with a vital system, at least it’s used without care.
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