Apple Watch Series 7 price and specifications
The Apple Watch Series 7 has been introduced at its “California Streaming” event. It will be available in 41mm and 45mm sizes, the new Apple Watch has a larger always-on Retina Display that has nearly 20% more screen area and thinner borders at just 1.7 mm, 40% smaller than than the Watch Series 6. It will be available in green, blue, red, starlight and midnight colours.
The new Apple Watch models have an IP6X certification for resistance to dust, and still has 50 meters WR50 water resistance rating. The company said that the Always-On Retina display is up to 70% brighter indoors compared to Watch Series 6 and also come with a stronger, more crack-resistant front crystal.
The smartwatch will be water resistant. It will come with same dual-core processor as the Series 6. The new watchOS 8 has a new Mindfulness app, innovative accessibility features, greater access with Apple Wallet, and more capabilities with the Home app, along with enhancements to Messages and the Photos app.
The Apple Watch Series 7 offers two additional larger font sizes, and a new QWERTY keyboard that can be tapped or swiped with QuickPath — allowing users to slide a finger to type — and utilises on-device machine learning to anticipate the next word based on the context, making text entry easier and faster. The new Apple watch has a new user interface optimised for the larger display, offering greater readability and ease of use, and has two unique watch faces — Contour and Modular Duo.
The company said that the Apple Watch Series 7 can deliver the same all-day 18 hour battery life on a single charge, and come with 33 percent faster charging compared to Apple Watch Series 6, it comes with a new charging architecture and Magnetic Fast Charger USB-C Cable.
The Apple Watch Series 7 prices start at $399 (Rs. 29,375 approx.) in U.S. and will be available later this fall. Indian variant pricing has not been announced yet.