The Apple Watch Sport is available for men and women in 38mm & 42mm sizes, with the men preferring the larger version. It comes in various colors, and prices in the $299-$349 range, which is a bit more pricey than other fitness/smartwatches out there, but’s it’s Apple so normally a premium price is to be expected.
This Apple watch allows you to receive and reply quickly to your favorite notifications. It keeps you posted on health situations and tries to motivate you to get moving and stay active, fit and healthy. Like other fitness watches, a lot depends on you. It can take you to whatever fitness level you desire as long as you are willing to put in the effort.
The Apple watch comes with a 6.6′ magnetic charging cable, 5W USB power adapter. Product specifications include the following:
Silver anodized aluminum case
Retina display with Force Touch
Heart rate sensor, accelerometer, and gyroscope
Ambient light sensor
Speaker and microphone
Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz)
Apple claims a battery life of up to 18 hours but this varies greatly due to how you use the watch, many users have claimed they need to regularly recharge after about 6-10 hours.
The Apple Watch is splash and water resistant but it’s important to realize that it is NOT waterproof. You can wear and use the Apple Watch while you are outside in the rain or while you are exercising, the sweat won’t affect it negatively. You can also wear it while you are washing your hands, but Apple does not recommend submerging the watch in the ocean or a pool or other deeper water environments.
The Apple watch can pair to your iPhone and can receive text messages and allow you to reply to them. It is constantly reminding you to stay fit and get in the proper number of steps in the day to match your set goals. It will also give you quick access to your incoming phone calls. You can also read/review your emails without having to get your iPhone out, which is a nice convenience if you are on the go regularly.