Apple Watch Series 5 the real watch is here

Apple Watch Series 5 Colors

The Apple Watch Series 5 is the real clock: As Apple just announced, the smartwatch gets a display with a permanent display. One wonders: how does the battery manage? The manufacturer has included the answer.

New Apple Watch Series 5 Regular reporter

The display of all previous models of the Apple Watch turn on only when the arm goes up and is rotated when you tap on the screen or when you turn on the crown. The new Series 5, however, gets a

Always-on-display: The Apple Watch Series 5 always shows all the info

In a shooter during today’s Apple event (still running) Apple made the feature tasty: In some situations you might want to look at the clock, but can not turn your arm or tap it. The Series 5 solves this problem with the always-on display. Of course, the screen displays not only the time constantly, but the selected dial including all “complications”, so the info-displays.

So that the battery is not empty after a few hours, Apple has considered something special: The refresh rate can be throttled from 60 Hz to 1 Hz – and is very economical in the lower level. The screen is dimmed normally and increases only in those cases, the brightness in which previously turned on the display.

So that the battery is not empty after a few hours, Apple has considered something special: The refresh rate can be throttled from 60 Hz to 1 Hz – and is very economical in the lower level. The screen is dimmed normally and increases only in those cases, the brightness in which previously turned on the display.

Apple Watch 5 Display

New features of the Apple Watch Series 5

In addition, Apple has installed a compass to improve the navigation and align the cards appropriately. The mobile version can now make emergency calls, even if no iPhone is connected. And with watch OS 6 there are many new features for all models.

New versions of the Apple Watch Series 5

The Series 4 chassis has been retained by Apple for the Series 5. But there are new versions and materials: A noble edition model is made of ceramic or  titanium, the latter is lighter than the stainless steel version. The aluminum model is Apple’s first made of 100 percent recycled aluminum. The Nike version features new dials and new strap colors. And there will also be a luxurious Apple Watch Hermès – made of stainless steel, but still more expensive than the Titan version.

Price and Release of the Apple Watch Series 5

There are two technically different models: The clock with mobile connection (” Cellular “) and no mobile connection, only with Wi-Fi and GPS. There are also two different sizes. On the price, however, have other properties influence: The case material and the bracelet.

The cheapest model of the Apple Watch costs 449 euros * . It has an aluminum body, for example, a sports strap and a 40-millimeter display. The larger version for normal to strong arms (44 millimeters) costs from 479 euros. For mobile phone you pay 100 euros extra. If you want a more noble looking, but heavier stainless steel case, pay at least 749 euros.

For an Apple Watch Edition in a titanium case you pay at least 849 euros, in the ceramic case 1499 euros. The Hermès models start at 1399 euros.

The Apple Watch Series 5 will be delivered from September 20th. By the way: The Series 3 is a bargain, it continues to sell Apple – from 229 Euro recommended retail price.