Release Date: September 20th, 2019 System Chip: Apple S5 Dimensions: 40mm, 44mm Battery: Up to 18 hours Charging: Magnetic watchOS: 6.0
Release Date: October 15th, 2021 System Chip: Apple S7 Dimensions: 41mm, 45mm Battery: Up to 18 hours Charging: Magnetic watchOS: 8.0
– GPS Only – Always-On Retina display – 30% larger screen
Pros: Always-on display, The addition of a compass Cons: Same basic design as the earlier Watch Series, The battery life is not the best
Pros: Larger screen size options, Improved charging speed over earlier models Cons: Battery life is still not the best, Most features are no different than the earlier Series 6
– Apple introduced the online Apple Watch Studio with the Series 5. This allowed buyers to mix and match bands at purchase instead of having to do so after. – The Apple Watch Series 7 was the first to receive an IP6X dust resistance certification.