So the much-awaited Apple Far Out event just took place yesterday, and without a doubt, it was a successful one. As anticipated by many, Apple revealed the Apple Watch Series 8 and Apple Watch SE2 in front of a gathering of YouTubers, Media, the Press, and several tech enthusiasts.
The Apple Watch Series 8 gets a flagship-level body temperature reader, whereas the Apple Watch SE2 also receives an upgrade. It will have a similar S8 chip as the earlier one.
Apple also revealed other trivial technologies in both the watches. Here are the details.
Apple Watch Series 8: Specifications and Features
Among the several fantastic features, the Apple Watch Series 8 carries a body temperature measurer that tracks your body temperature even when you are asleep. That is easily the flagbearer of the technologies in the upcoming Apple watches.
Running on a flagship S8 chipset, It carries an edge-to-edge retina display that looks identical to Apple Watch 7. However, that may be the only similarity the Apple Watch Series 8 has.
There is an abundance of quality health features laced into this magnificent release. The new Apple Watches are capable of predicting your periods with more precision due to the retrospective ovulation estimator. It supports the Medication app with an advanced cycle tracking mechanism, an SPO2 sensor, and ECG support, it covers almost all of your health needs.
Apple also brings an elusive Crash Detector that will surely entice buyers. With the help of a brand new g-Force accelerometer and a 3-axis gyroscope, the Apple Watch Series 8 can identify a car crash. From there on, it sends distress messages to the emergency services as well as your emergency contacts.
The latest Apple Watch Series 8 is WR50 water resistant, IP6X dust resistant, and crack resistant. Buyers can also easily use Apple Maps, Apple Pay, and other regular Apple stuff.
The company has also stated that the Apple Watch Series 8 will last for almost 18 hours on a single charge. Moreover, it has a Low Power mode that ensures the watch stays up for 36 hours. Buyers have Silver, Midnight, Product (RED), and Starlight color options in Apple Watch Series 8.
Apple Watch SE 2: Specifications and Features
People will also be excited to notice a more prominent display, even on the new Apple Watch SE2. However, following the focus on health technology, it also has a heart rate sensor, support for a Medication app, multisport workouts, and sleep tracking to help you achieve your daily fitness goals.
Powered by the same S8 chip as the Apple Watch Series 8, the Watch SE2 is more efficient than its predecessor. It can track periods, detect crashes and falls, and easily do Active tracking.
To add to these fantastic features, it also provides support for Apple Pay, Family Setup, Fitness+, and Emergency SOS.
The Apple Watch SE2 also runs for about 18 hours on a single charge. Therefore, you can use it for longer sessions. The newest SEW variant comes in Silver, Space Grey, and Gold color options.
Apple Watch Series 8 starts at $399 (₹31,800 approx) for the GPS Model. Whereas the Cellular Variant is priced at $499 (₹39,700 approx.).
On the other hand, the Apple Watch SE 2’s GPS variant is priced at $249 (₹19,800 approx.), and the Cellular Variant costs $299 (₹23,800 approx).
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Both watches are available for preorder. Although, buyers will only get their hands on them starting September 16th, 2022.
With these latest releases, Apple has bought a complete fitness package for their followers. Both the watches look terrific and should encourage existing buyers as well as apples to new customers.