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New details about the Apple Watch are being revealed just ahead of the company's event on Monday.

According to a 9to5 Mac report, the device will have a longer battery life than expected. The report cited sources that said the device could handle five hours of heavy app usage and would last a whole day with mixed usage.

The report also cited sources as saying one feature in the watch will be called the Heart Rate Glance and will enable the user to check their heart rate at any time.

Like the iPhone and iPad, the Apple Watch will also have a full notification center that can be accessed by swiping down from the top of the screen, according to the report.

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Read more about what other new features sources say the device will at on 9to5Mac's website.