The new Apple Watch SE (GPS, 40mm) is the perfect smartwatch for most people, and you can get one for $259 shipped, this weekend only, originally $279. It boasts the same accelerometer, gyroscope, and always-on altimeter as Apple Watch Series 6. When you combine this with the latest motion sensors / microphone, it offers robust health capabilities including fall detection, Emergency SOS, and the Noise app. 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
- Large Retina OLED display
- Up to 2x faster processor than Series 3
- Track your daily activity on Apple Watch and see your trends in the Fitness app on iPhone
- Measure workouts like running, walking, cycling, yoga, swimming, and dance
Apple’s watchOS 7 comes installed so users can take advantage of powerful new features including Family Setup, which allows kids or family members without an iPhone to enjoy Apple Watch. That’s not all, sleep tracking, automatic handwashing detection, and new workouts are also available. The case is made of 100 percent recycled aluminum, and compatible with all Apple Watch bands including the new Solo Loop and Braided Solo Loop.
Apple Watch SE combines elements of the Series 6 design with the most essential features of Apple Watch, all at a more affordable price. We’re excited to offer another great option to help customers stay connected, be more active, and keep an eye on their health,” said Jeff Williams, Apple’s chief operating officer.