Apple Watch Series 4 Launched With Bigger Display
The Apple launch event, one of the most enthralling event of 2018 started with the introduction of the Apple Watch Series 4 with WatchOS 5. The much speculated smartwatch now features slimmer bezels resulting in larger display. The display, which is 30% larger than before, enables the smartwatch to show more information. Apple has completely redesigned the User Interface, hence we can now see more information in apps like photos, calendar and maps. Moreover, you can now customise your Apple Watch to suit your needs. From the health and fitness watch to the travelling smartwatch, you can customise it as per your wish.
The Apple Watch Series 4 has a dual core 64 bit processor which is designed by the Apple Silicon team. Other hardware updates include an updated accelerometer and gyroscope. As a result, the smartwatch can now detect falls and slips. After detecting the fall, the smartwatch will automatically place a call to emergency services.
The Digital Crown of the watch now features haptic feedback delivering a precise scrolling experience.
The Apple Watch Series 4 also offerers new health features. Firstly, it will send out notifications if your heart rate is too low. Secondly, the electric hard sensor will allow you to take an electrocardiogram (ECG) anytime and anywhere in the world. It is the first ECG product that is directly offered to the consumers. All you have to do is to simply open the app and put your finger on the Digital Crown to get your ECG.
The new Apple Watch series 4 features three major designs and the rear of the watch is built of Gold stainless steel with matching Milanese band. The watch also has silver and space black stainless steel models. The Apple Watch Series 4 has the same battery life as its predecessors, that is an 18 hour of battery life per day.
Apple Watch Series 4 is now is available in two new sizes, 40 mm and 44 mm. It also has a new gold stainless steel with matching Milanese band, joining the silver and space black stainless steel models. The watch will also be sold in the three aluminum finishes anodized in silver, gold and space gray. Apple Watch Nike+ features redesigned Nike watch faces, which match to the new band colors, including a Pure Platinum/Black Sport Band and a Summit White Sport Loop with reflective yarn.
Prices And Availability
Apple Watch Series 4 (GPS) will be available to order in 26 countries from Friday onwards. The Apple Watch Series 4 (GPS + Cellular) will be available to order in 16 countries. Both the variants will be available in stores from Friday, September 21.
Apple Watch Series 4(GPS) is priced at $399 and the cellular variant starts at $499. With the advent of the new smartwatch, Series 3 watch now will be available at the new starting price of $279.