Here we are in the midst of Time Flies Apple! Where the American tech giant just announced the successor to the Apple Watch Series 5 last year, Apple Watch Series 6 , accompanied by the Apple Watch SE which is a budget watch that everyone can buy.
This is actually the first time since 2016 that Apple has launched two new smartwatch models simultaneously and we couldn't be more excited! With some great specs and new features, the Apple Watch SE and Apple Watch 6 are now ready, so let's check out what they offer and tell you all about the features.
Apple Watch Series 6 specifications and design
The Apple Watch Series 6 comes with the same popular rectangular design from Apple this year. Comes in exciting new colors: blue, classic gold, classic graphite, plus a cool red.
It also comes with an improved and brighter Always-on display for easy reading even in very sunny conditions.
Apple Watch Series 6 also features some new watch faces, including the impressive Memoji, which moves and reacts with your touch. There are also watch faces for health care providers such as doctors and nurses.
Upgraded Apple S6 Processor
Apple says the new processor, which powers the Apple Watch Series 6, is 20% faster than the previous generation.
Apple Watch SE It has an S5 processor. Which is characterized by support for many features and advantages related to health indicators.
Apple Watch Series 6 has many exciting new features
Supported by the latest version of the operating system watchOS 7, Apple Watch now supports sleep tracking — something that was previously present on other non-Apple devices, such as Fitbit, and is now available on the Apple Watch.
Another very important feature that the new Apple Watch offers here is the monitoring of the rate of oxygen in the blood. This will enable you to know the amount of oxygen in your blood in just 15 seconds. The watch also gives you permanent measurements of your body's vital signs in order to maintain your health. Apple offers the Blood Oxygen app where you can find all that information.
What's more, Apple Watch 6 also offers improved gym insights with the newly announced Apple Watch Connected app that makes it easy to connect you and the gym. It also rewards completion for fitness achievements, provides easier access to gym memberships across the US, and supports Apple Pay.
Apple Watch 6 also features blood pressure monitoring and even blood glucose monitoring, which can be helpful for people with diabetes to manage their health.
Apple is really focused on improving the healthy experience on Apple Watch. With watchOS 7, we have Hand Wash Detection, which reminds you to wash your hands and monitors how long you do it.
Family link feature
You can use your iPhone to pair your family members' Apple Watch, even if they don't have their own iPhone to pair with. Kids can also use the awesome Workout app among other features of the Apple Watch. It will give the kids better independence and give you some time off.
Apple Watch SE and Apple Watch Series 6: What are the differences?
You might be wondering exactly what the differences are between the budget Apple Watch SE and the Apple Watch 6. At first glance, both smartwatches look similar, and the differences are mainly in the features and features.
Here are the main differences between the two watches:
- There is no heart rate monitor on the SE version
- There is no Always-On Display
- Apple Watch SE has an S5 processor while Apple Watch Series 6 has an S6 processor
Price and launch date
The Apple Watch SE will retail for $279 and the Apple Watch Series 6 starts at $399, and they can be ordered starting today and available starting Friday.