Apple Watch Series 4: Important Things to Know About
Oh well well well! So the new Apple watch has launched already. With every year’s launch, all fans expect something special from the company. This Apple watches 4 or Apple Watch Series 4 was launched on Wednesday along with new iPhone models. But, there are certainly a few things, which make this watch out of the box. Honestly, there are a lot of people who got disappointed with this year’s iPhone launch. There was nothing much about the launch except the new display wallpaper, e-SIM, bigger size and that’s all with a bigger price. But, the Apple Watch Series 4 really won the game by its extreme features. So, I will talk about a few things which will clear everything about the newbie.
Apple Watch Series 4 Key Specifications:
Before moving further, let’s have a quick view of Apple Watch Series 4 key specifications so that you can be technically fit about this.
Type : GPS+Cellular or GPS only
Size : 40 mm or 44 mm case
Display : 759 mm2 or 977 mm2 with LTPO OLED Retina & Force touch
Thickness : 10.7 mm
Processor : 64-bit Dual Core S4 (upto 2x faster than predecessor)
OS : WatchOS 5
Sensors : Electrical Heat Sensor, 2nd Generation Optical Heart Sensor, Light Sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometric Altimeter,
Finishing : Aluminum Steel or Aluminum with Ceramic & Sapphire crystal black
Color : Silver/Space Black/Space Gray/Gold
Chip : W3 Apple Wireless Chip
Connectivity : 4G LTE & UMTS (GPS + Cellular models), Bluetooth 5.0
Power : Built-in rechargeable battery, USB power adapter & magnetic cable
Storage : 16GB (All variants)
Water Proof : Water resistant to 50 metres
Other Feature : Fall detection, Digital Crown with haptic feedback, GLONASS, Galileo
So, you have looked at all features of the watch and you may have noticed the display which is obviously bigger than the previous Apple Watch Series 3. You can notice from the pic below that there isn’t much difference in the case but you will notice a big difference in the display area. The display area of a smaller version of the Apple Watch 4 is bigger than the bigger variant of the previous Apple Watch Series 3. The newer watch is more thing and looks handy on your hand.
The watch is powered by Apple S4 dual-core processor which is up to 2x faster than the previous S3 processor in Apple Watch Series 3. And with a new Lithium-ion battery, you will not need to charge for up to 18 hours. You can charge your watch with a magnetic cable and USB power adapter. The new watch has up to 50% louder speaker than the previous one.
Best Thing About Apple Watch Series 4
Well, a big screen and a bigger display don’t mean innovation which Apple has recently done about iPhones. Apple Watch 4 becomes special because of the sensors it has. These sensors are worth spending money on the Watch. You may like: Android Vs iPhone? Which Is Better?
The biggest feature is the presence of an Electrical Heart Sensor which will constantly keep an eye on your heart rate more accurately and will inform guidance in case of emergency and will record ECG. Also, Apple Watch 4 comes with Fall Detection which was absent in Apple Watch Series 3.
Apple Watch Series 4 Price & Buying Options
The price definitely plays an important role here to decide the sale of the Watch. New Apple watches price will start from $399 (around Rs. 28,700). The pr-orders have already started from September 14th, and the sale will go live from 21st September. Well, according to the news, the price of the Apple Watch Series 4 may vary in India from than the United States. In India, this Watch may cost in the range of Rs. 40,000 to 52,000 for different variants of the watch. You can watch the watch from Apple’s official site.
However, the watch is definitely better than the previous one and it comes with a lot of features. But still, there are some points to remember and “FDA Approval” of the watch comes with few warnings and limitations. These warnings and limits include real-time monitoring or heart rate and irregular notifications. That’s why the FDA doesn’t suggest this watch for people below 22. Also, the watch is recommended only for peoples who don’t have any medical conditioning leading to an irregular heartbeat. There is no use of the ECG app for such users.