Apple announced the new Apple Watch Series 6 on their “Time Flies” Apple Event. This watch is powered by new Apple S6 processor (based on A13 bionic) which can measure your blood oxygen saturation and also has always-on altimeter that show your elevation. It uses red and infrared sensors to measure blood color then measure the oxygen saturation. Since, Series 5 is discontinued this is the only Apple Watch to have ECG. The always-on display is now 2.5 times brighter than Series 5 with similar battery life. This Apple Watch is available in 3 different finishes: Aluminum, Stainless Steel and Titanium. They also introduced 2 new colors the Blue and Product Red (only on Aluminum). This Apple Watch is 20% faster than Series 5 thanks to the new S6 processor. It is available in 40mm and 44mm case size and also have a cellular model. The starting price is $399. Apple Watch Nike and Apple Watch Hermès is also available.
Those people who wanted an Apple Watch but don’t want to spend a lot used to buy Apple Watch Series 3 but Apple announced the new Apple Watch SE which is like a budget Apple Watch but has many features from Series 6 like always-on altimeter, fall detection. This Apple Watch uses last year’s S5 processor. This is definitely a great upgrade over the Series 3 and it’s starting price is $279. But the Series 3 is still available for $199. Only things missing in Apple Watch SE is an always-on display.
They showed various new Watch Faces like Memoji Watch Face, Stripes Watch Face, GMT Watch Face and many more. Many new watch bands are available now including a “Solo Loop and Braided Solo Loop” band which is like a continuous uninterrupted silicon band without any buckle or clasp that stretches and slips on your wrist.
They said that now you can connect different Apple Watch on a same iPhone which is great for parents. With this feature parents can control their kid’s watch, see their location and activity.
They also announced their new service called Apple Fitness+. This service is like an integration for your Apple Watch. It offers guided workouts with instruction and shows your heartrate, time. You can use it through app on your iPhone, iPad or Apple TV. They said that these new Watches won’t have a power adapter inside the box which will be beneficial for the environment. All new Apple Watch will be shipping with the WatchOS 7.