At the long-awaited Apple event , new Apple Watch products were finally introduced. Alongside the classic series, two new Apple Watches will be available this year. We are here with the Apple Watch Series 8 and Apple Watch SE 2 features, price and release date.
A New Experience in Smart Watches: Apple Watch Series 8
Apple Watch, the world’s best-selling smart watch , is coming to revolutionize the industry with its amazing features this year. Introduced as a strong combination of hardware and software, the new Apple Watch Series 8 smart watches bring many new features for both daily use and athletes.
Focusing on the health aspect of smart watches, Apple pointed out that many health problems can be prevented thanks to Apple Watches, as demonstrated in the promotional event. Receiving many positive feedback from users on this issue, the company identified health as the top priority among Apple Watch Series 8 features. Thanks to the newly added sensors, the Apple Watch Series 8 added an accident detection detector
this year, in addition to the emergency scenarios of falling, heart attack and ECG alarms that we are used to. The accident detector was created with a high-acuity acceleration sensor added to the watch and data from thousands of hours of accident scenarios. Now, Apple Watch will automatically activate the emergency call in case of an accident unless you cancel it.
Another remarkable innovation in health was the development of menstrual cycle tracking . Using new temperature-sensing sensors and algorithms to track the menstrual cycles of female users, Apple will now be able to show its users the ovulation period.
Another remarkable feature among the Apple Watch Series 8 features was the battery improvements . Apple Watch Series 8, which can now work without charging for 18 hours in normal use , will be able to increase the battery life up to 36 hours with the newly introduced low battery mode . With the cancellation of features such as Always on Display and active exercise tracking, which we met with Apple Watch Series 8, the battery life of the smart watch will double.
Apple Watch Series 8 Features
- Case size: 41 mm and 45 mm case size 100% Back Aluminum
- Display: 1.9 inch 368 x 448 Pixel Resolution (45mm)
- Processor : S8 Chipset
- Durability: IP6X, WR50 and Crack-Resistant Display
- Sensors: Barometric altimeter, optical heart sensor, electrical heart sensor, accelerometer, gyroscope, blood oxygen sensor, temperature sensor
- Operating System: watchOS 9
- Fast Charge Support
- Always on Display
- Sleep Tracker
- EKG Tracking
- Heart Rhythm Tracker
- International Cellular Data Network Support
- Oxygen Ratio Monitoring in Blood
- Atrial Fibrillation Tracking
- Menstrual Cycle Tracking
- Accident Detector
- Fall Detector
- Emergency Call
- Low Battery Mode
Apple Watch Series 8 Color and Design Options
Apple Watch Series color options were announced as 7 in total. The cases, which are made of 100% recycled aluminum , will feature bright colors such as Midnight, Starlight, Silver and Product. Apart from this, models with stainless steel cases will have Silver, Gold and Graphite color options.
As every year, different strap options are offered for Apple Watch Series 8. This year , dozens of different belts will be used by users according to their preferences, within the framework of cooperation with famous companies such as Nike and Hermes .
Apple Watch Series 8 Release Date
The new member of the Apple Watch series can leave its mark on the wearable technology industry in a short time, thanks to some of the features we encountered for the first time. It is thought that the watch developed by Apple by adding many new sensors will be much more powerful and user-friendly than the previous generations. The release date of the Apple Watch Series 8 , which has been eagerly awaited by many since the day it was introduced, has been announced. Introduced at the Apple event on September 7, the Apple Watch Series 8 release date was announced as September 16 .
Apple Watch Series 8 Price
The price of the best-selling smartwatch, the Apple Watch, was one of the news that users who wanted to upgrade their watches to the new generation had been waiting for a while. At the event , the price of the Apple Watch Series 8 was announced. The GPS model of the new smartwatch will be available for $399 , while the GPS + Cellular Data model will be available for $499 .
Affordable Smart Watch: Apple Watch SE 2
Introduced for the first time in 2021, the Apple Watch SE model received great appreciation from users thanks to its affordable price and many advanced features. Wanting to meet the demands of users, Apple introduced a new SE model in 2022. Apple Watch SE 2, which stands out with its affordable price, has many features of the regular model. The second generation Apple Watch SE will provide great convenience, especially for parents to keep track of their children.
The new generation SE, which has similar features with the Apple Watch Series 8; It will enable many features such as accident detector, drug tracking applications, sleep tracking, fall detector, emergency call to be used at a cheaper price.
The Apple Watch SE model, which is water resistant up to 50 meters, is produced from an aluminum case. The new SE model does not have features such as Always on Display, blood oxygen level monitoring and ECG recording. The Apple Watch SE 2 will have the same color and strap options as the main model.
Apple Watch SE 2 Features
- Case: 40mm-44mm
- Display : 1.1 inch / 1.5 inch LTPO OLED panel, 324 x 394 pixel resolution
- Processor: 64-bit dual-core S8 processor
- Battery: up to 20 hours
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS/GNSS, built-in compass, eSIM (cellular model only)
- Other: Barometric altimeter, optical heart sensor, electrical heart sensor, accelerometer, gyroscope
Apple Watch SE 2 Release Date
Introduced as the affordable Apple Watch, the second generation SE model was eagerly awaited by many users. SE 2, one of the three Apple Watch models introduced this year, has already been added to most people’s shopping carts in terms of many new features it brings. At the event held on September 7, the Apple Watch SE 2 release date was set for September 16 .
Apple Watch SE 2 Price
Apple Watch SE 2 was developed by Apple as a user-friendly budget smart watch due to its high sales figures last year. The price of the Apple Watch SE 2, which has two different models, is $249 for the GPS model and $299 for the GPS + Cellular Data model .