When it comes to the Apple Watch, there’s a lot of improvements that users want Apple to implement in the newer generation of this device. A bigger screen, more durable build, and more aesthetically appealing model. And fortunately, Apple took note of these requests and implemented them on the new Apple Watch Series 4 which was unveiled yesterday in the company’s iPhone XS launch event.
Apple Watch Series 4 Specs And New Features
Apple upgraded its watchOS, and the physical design of its Apple Watch and the newly improved device was showcased in the iPhone XS launch event. Among its new and most notable feature is the size of its screen. It is now 40mm and 44mm, which is 30% larger than the Series 3. This is done by reducing the bezel size on edge. Because of this, the watch is also slimmer than before.
The material available for the watch is aluminum or stainless still. It is available in gold, silver, or space grey for aluminum while space black and new gold are available for the stainless steel option. The Digital Crown was redesigned, having the click feedback when the dial is turned.
The speaker and microphone are also redesigned, with the speaker now 50% louder than before. The microphone was also swapped sides to avoid interfering with the speaker and a better call experience overall. There are also new health features such as Fall Detection, upgraded Heart Monitoring, and an ECG device. Also, the watch supports watchOS 5 with new features and an s4 processor. This means that the performance will be twice faster but with the same battery life of 18 hours.
Apple Watch Series 4 Release Date And Price
The Apple Watch Series 4 price is $399 in the GPS model and $499 for the model with cellular function. Good news for those who want to order the Series 3, because of the launch of series 4, the price of series 3 went from $329 to $279. So if you want to avail of the older model, this is a great time for buying.
After its announcement yesterday, the Apple Watch Series 4 will be available for pre-orders from September 14. The release date would be on September 21.