Apple has finally launched its first ever smartwatch. The Apple Watch was launched at an Apple event which took place in Cupertino in California. Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus were also launched along with the Apple Watch at this event. There are three different editions of the Apple Watch. The first one is the starter edition, second one being the sports model and the third and last one is the high-end model. The high-end model is for those people who like to have style in everything as the high end model of Apple Watch is the 18K gold one.
All the models come with the same display which is a retina HD display, the same display which is provided in iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. The sapphire coating on the display protects it from scratches. Apple Watch comes with a digital crown which will help you in accessing the menu on your Watch. Siri comes with Apple Watch giving you the option to use voice commands for easy operating of the Watch.
Not only Apple Watch will help you in telling time but also it is your perfect fitness companion. There are many sensors present including infrared sensors which monitor your pulse rate and all your health information and pass it to your iPhone health monitor app. The Apple Watch comes with S1 processor and NFC chip which makes it your wallet and also your hotel room key.
If you are thinking to have Apple Watch on your hands have a look at the pros and cons of the it before.
Apple Watch Pros
A smartwatch with NFC! Well this is something amazing. Apple has provided NFC chip in the smartwatch which will help you in making payments using your Watch. You don’t need to carry your wallet with you now as you can use your Apple Watch for making payments.
Apple is always known for impressive designs and apple did it again by providing great design in the Apple Watch. The design is simply fabulous and the quality of the materials used in the smartwatch is also superior.
Apple is having a vast ecosystem with new developments taking place each day. With this vast ecosystem there is a lot of probability that Apple Watch is going to be a hit and new upgrades will be provided to the device for better functionality.
Apple Watch Cons
Apple has used the proprietary strap system which limits option to try many different straps on this smartwatch.
Can be used above iPhone 5 only
If you are having any smartwatch which works on Android wear you can use it on any Android device, however if you are having Apple Watch it can be used only with iPhone 5, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.
No Availability yet
The launch of Apple Watch is expected to take place in early 2015 which is very far. The wearable industry is booming with new smartwatches launching every day. Apple should have launched the Watch along with iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.
Apple Watch rivals and competitors
LG G Watch
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