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Those who have been undecided on which Apple Watch to get may want to take advantage of an ongoing new sale on Amazon and Walmart. Both resellers have the 40mm, GPS Apple Watch Series 6 for $ 329 now (although Amazon’s stock is much more limited than Walmart’s). It’s $ 70 above the normal price of the dress and close to an all-time low for most color options.
U Series 6 it’s the most feature-rich Apple Watch available right now, and although it doesn’t look very different from the previous model, Apple has updated the hardware a bit. Inside there’s a new U1 chip and a blood oxygen sensor, and watchOS 7 has brought a convenient timer to wash your hand at the device with native sleep tracking. During WWDC this week, Apple announced that the latter will become even more complete when watchOS 8 coming out in the fall.
The new S6 chip inside makes the 6 Series faster than its predecessor, but it’s also more efficient. Apple has been able to improve battery life thanks to this, with the Watch lasting about two days on a single charge. It turns on even faster now, too – in our tests, it took about 90 minutes to go from zero to a full charge.
If you have an old Apple Watch or know that you will get a lot of use from the plethora of health features that the 6 Series has, this sale is one of the best we’ve seen in a while. But if you have a tight budget or have never owned a smartwatch before, the most affordable Apple Watch SE for $ 269 it will be more suitable for you.
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