Apple has announced a new version of the Apple Watch on its iPhone 11 keynote. The Apple Watch Series 5 now has an always-on display and many more enhancements. Learn everything worth knowing about the new Apple Watch.
Apple has presented the now fifth edition of its smart Apple Watch at its iPhone keynote in Cupertino. The Apple Watch Series 5 is available in two sizes: 40 and 44 millimeters. One of the biggest innovations of the watch is an always-on display. So the dial of the clock is constantly visible, so you need to activate the screen of the smartwatch so no more arm movement. The battery life should not suffer from this.
Here are all the details on specifications, availability and prices
Apple Watch Series 5: This is new
Like the previous edition, the new smartwatch also comes in two sizes, that is with a 40mm or 44mm case, and with optional LTE data connectivity. For the first time, a model with an aluminum case also arrives.
The specification that last year was very successful on Watch 4, or the ability to perform an ECG in real time, was obviously also maintained on the new generation. Indeed, Apple has emphasized how constant attention has enabled Apple Watch to be transformed into a real help tool for controlling the parameters of one’s health.
watchOS 6 brings numerous innovations
Among the main innovations of the new Watch 5 there are certainly those already announced with WatchOS 6, or the possibility of controlling environmental noise but also of keeping track of one’s own menstrual cycle (needless to say, it is a feature dedicated to women).
The display of the new smartwatch is a Retina equipped with LTPO technology that allows to obtain (finally) always-on functionality, without impacting the device’s energy autonomy. Therefore, Watch Face visible at all times and batteries that last all day. For the occasion, all the major watch faces have been optimized to offer the best even on always-on displays.
Price and Availability of the Apple Watch Series 5
The Apple Watch Series 5 can be ordered now, it will be released on September 20th. The price: 399 US dollars – for the same price brought the manufacturer from Cupertino and the Apple Watch Series 4 in the trade.