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Apple Watch


Weight (without strap unless stated) Sport – 38mm: 25g 42mm: 30g
Watch – 38mm: 40g 42mm: 50g
Edition – 38mm: 55g 42mm: 69g
Form Factor Square
Relative size Medium (42mm) / Small (38mm)
Dimensions Regular: H42 x W36 x D10mm, Small: H38.5 x W33 x D10.5mm
Build Quality Aluminium (Sport), Steel (Watch), 18K Gold (Edition)
Water / Dust Resistance IPX7


Technology AMOLED
PPI 300+
Resolution 312 x 290 (42mm) 272 x 340 (38mm)
Screen Size Regular:1.7″, Small: 1.5″
Colour Brightness Good
Outdoor Quality Good
Ambient Light Sensor Yes
Display-On Method Raising, tap screen, button
Glass Ion-X (Sport), Sapphire Glass (Watch, Edition)
Bundled Watch Faces 11+ customisable

Tech Specs

Processor S1 “SiP” Chip
RAM & Storage 512MB, 8GB
Smoothness Smooth
Camera Built-In No

Connectivity & Connection Quality

GSM / Phone No
Bluetooth 4.0, Good
WiFi 802.11
Micro USB Port No


Heart Rate Yes
Pedometer Yes


Interface Methods Pressure-sensitive Touch, Button, Rotating Crown, Voice
Voice control and speakers Good
Operating System Watch OS
Bundled Apps Notification, alerts, fitness plus more

Battery & Charging

Battery Type & Capacity 205mAh
Battery Life – Normal 18hrs
Battery Life – Maximum (unconnected on standby) 72hrs
Charging Method Magsafe magnetic conductive charger attaches to back
Time to Full Charge 2.5hrs


Operating System iPhone 5 onwards only
Phone iPhone 5 onwards only

Release details

Date April 2015
Cost Sport: £299 (38mm), £339 (42mm)
Watch £479 (38mm), £519 (42mm)
Edition £8,000 (38mm), £9,500 (42mm)