Apple Watch Release Date Confirmed For April 2015
The iWatch is official but it’s not called the iWatch — it’s called Apple Watch. It has two sizes, three styles, and a multitude of other options to choose from – there’s a wide range of combinations you can cook up to make sure your iWatch fits around your life as well as your wrist.
CEO Tim Cook says the Apple Watch is all about health and fitness tracking, and represents a huge step forward for Apple as a company.
Hype Life Magazine understands that the wearable device will begin shipping out to consumers in the US during April.
Long-time Apple analyst John Gruber has shared with us his estimates for the Apple Watch’s prices. He’s revealed how much he reckons each version of the watch will cost:
- Apple Watch Sport with aluminium/glass: $349 (£215)
- Apple Watch with stainless steel/sapphire: $999 (£615)
- Apple Watch Edition with 18-karat gold/sapphire: $4,999 (£3060)
Check out these new photos of the Apple Watch; Sports and Edition!
Apple Watch; an experience built from the wrist up, an incredibly precise timepiece; a more immediate, intimate way to connect; An intelligent health and ﬁtness companion; our wallet — without the wallet; Innovation in every interaction and a whole new era for apps.
According to World’s most valuable brand, every aspect of Apple Watch is designed for precisely when you use it and where you wear it — on your wrist.
Each interaction is reportedly quick and light. Right from the watch face, the Glances feature gives a real-time views of the information that is checked most often, like the weather, stock quotes, upcoming calendar events, and more.
Apple Watch notifications take on a whole new feel as they discreetly come right to the wrist. Also, they’re designed to let users address or dismiss them just as subtly.
High-quality watches have long been defined by their ability to keep unfailingly accurate time, and Apple Watch is no exception.
It uses multiple technologies in conjunction with the iPhone to keep time within 50 milliseconds of the definitive global time standard. It can automatically adjust to the local time when users travel.
Apple Watch also presents time in a more meaningful, personal context by sending users notifications and alerts relevant to the users’s life and schedule.
Since it’s right there on user’s wrist, it makes all the ways the user used to communicating more convenient. Apple were able to add a physical dimension to alerts and notifications so users will feel a gentle tap when they receive an incoming message. Apple Watch also allows users to connect with their favorite people in some new, spontaneous ways not possible with any other device.
It gives users a more complete picture of their all-day physical activity as it measures more than just the quantity of their movement, such as the number of steps they take. It measures the quality and frequency as well.
The three rings of the Activity app show user’s progress at a glance and provide the motivation it’s users need to sit less, move more, and get some exercise. There’s also a separate Workout app for dedicated cardio sessions.
Over time, Apple Watch can use what it learns about the way it’s users move to suggest personalized daily fitness goals and encourage it’s users to achieve them.
Apple Pay is an easy and secure way to pay using Apple Watch. Now users can buy coffee, groceries, and more right from their wrist.
With a simple setup, users will be able to use Apple Pay at hundreds of thousands of U.S. locations, with more to come.
Apple Watch combines a series of remarkable achievements of engineering into a singular, entirely new experience. One that blurs the boundaries between the physical object and the software that powers it.
According to Apple, it’s new product isn’t just a different location for your favorite apps. It’s an entirely different way to experience them.
A time-saving feature called Glances condenses the most relevant information from each app into a form it’s users can easily scan on the fly.
It’s said that Apple Watch can tap you on the wrist, so you’ll be aware of notifications instantly.
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