Apple launched the fourth-generation Apple Watch during an event on Wednesday. The company has a new design and this screen is also bigger. Its bejels are quite thin compared to the old model. Talk about the rest of the highlights, it includes ceramic build, optical heart sensor, swimproof capability.
During the event, CEO Tim Cook claimed that Apple Watch is the best-selling clock in the world. The company is focusing on connectivity, fitness and health for its SmartWatch.
Apple Watch Series 4 Price
The cost of this SmartWatch is only $ 399 (approximately 28,700) for GPS and non-cellular variants and the variants of both GPS and cellular variants are priced at $ 499 (about Rs 35,900). These prices are similar to the Apple Watch Series 3 launched last year. The pre-order for Apple Watch Series 4 will begin on September 14 and its sale will start from September 21. Apple’s new watchOS will be made available for 5 remaining Apple Watch models from September 17.
Specifications and Features of Apple Watch Series 4
Series 4 has more than 30 percent larger display than last year’s model and now it will come in new 40mm and 44mm. Speaking of the design, Series 4 is almost like the series 3. Although there is almost an edge-to-edge design.
The new Smartwatch has the Apple S4 SoC, which has a new GPU and 64-bit dual-core processor. This is twice as fast than Series 3. New Series 4 has a new accelerometer and gyroscope with 2x dynamic range and 32 g-forces.
Speakers present in Apple’s new SmartWatch are up to 50 percent faster this time and the microphone has been separated from the speaker to reduce the echo. The company has informed that the back of the new Apple Watch is made up of completely black ceramic and sapphire crystals.
The new Apple Watch Series 4 features built-in fall detection which alerts SOS contacts and emergency services. Speaking of other specialties, this includes ‘low heart rate’ notifications and alerts for ECG. The company informed that this is the first ECG product that is being provided directly to the customers. The results of the new ECG app will be stored in your iPhone’s Health app and it will be shared in the form of a PDF file. This new health feature will be made available to American customers by the end of the year.
It is reported that this smartwatch is swimproof and has the optical heart rate sensor and Bluetooth v5.0. Watch Series 4 is equipped with the latest optimized UI for the big display, with the latest watchOS 5.