The Apple Watch Series 6 (GPS, 44mm) isn’t always offered at a discount, but you can get one in Silver Aluminum with a White Sport Band for $379.99 shipped, today only, originally $429. Unlike its predecessors, this model has a new feature that conveniently measures the oxygen saturation of the user’s blood, or SpO2, which represents the percentage of oxygen being carried by red blood cells from the lungs to the rest of the body. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
- GPS model lets you take calls and reply to texts from your wrist
- Measure your blood oxygen with an all-new sensor and app
- Check your heart rhythm with the ECG app
- The Always-On Retina display is 2.5x brighter outdoors when your wrist is down
- S6 SiP is up to 20% faster than Series 5
A new dual-core processor, based on A13 Bionic, runs up to 20 percent faster, allowing apps to also launch 20 percent faster, while maintaining the same all-day 18-hour battery life. Plus, it has a U1 chip and Ultra Wideband antennas, enabling short-range wireless location to support new experiences, such as next-generation digital car keys. Best of all, it’s capable of completing a full charge in under 1.5 hours, and improved battery life for tracking certain workouts, such as indoor and outdoor runs.
Apple Watch Series 6 completely redefines what a watch can do. With powerful new features, including a Blood Oxygen sensor and app,1 Apple Watch becomes even more indispensable by providing further insight into overall well-being,” said Jeff Williams, Apple’s chief operating officer.