Apple Watch hacked to run Mac operating system, but why?

Apple Watch running Mac OS

You won’t believe me if I said that an Apple Watch can run Macintosh OS 7.5.5. To prove this statement true, Nick Lee shared a video of the Apple smartwatch running two decade old Mac OS released on September 27, 1996. The software was made for the Power Macintosh 5500 and Steve Jobs would never have thought that a watch-sized gadget would run this OS. And if you can’t believe your eyes, yes it is Mac operating system starting flawlessly on the Apple Watch and running like a charm with the classic Mac OS logo clearly showing.

The trick was using a mini vMac Macintosh Emulator which is designed to run softwares’ designed for early day Mac computers. That said, it does require knowledge of coding softwares’ to make this work without any problem. Although the video is not as clear as we wanted it to be, Nick would be advised to give some zoomed-in footage of the Apple Watch running Mac OS 7.5.5.

Via: MacRumors

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