Apple had unveiled the latest Apple Watch Series 4 with an all-new design and a slew of fitness-centric and health features last month, at the Apple special launch event at Steve Jobs theatre located at the Apple Headquarters in California. The key features of this new model are its new design, larger display, the ECG functionality, ceramic build, optical heart sensor, swimproof capabilities and a lot more. “Apple Watch has become an intelligent guardian for your health, everything has been redesigned and re-engineered” said by Jeff Williams, COO, Apple.
Apple Watch Series 4 Pricing and Availability
While the official launch date of Apple Watch Series 4 in India set for October 19, the smartwatch is now up for pre-orders through authorised Apple re-sellers, IndiaiStore.com, Flipkart, and Paytm Mall. The shipments will start from October 19. Here is the pricing details –
- Apple Watch Series 4 (40mm GPS) – Gold Aluminium Case with Pink Sand Sport Loop / Silver Aluminium Case with Seashell Sport Loop / Space Grey Aluminium Case with Black Sport Band / Silver Aluminium Case with White Sport Band / Gold Aluminium Case with Pink Sand Sport Band – Rs 40,900.
- Apple Watch Series 4 (44mm GPS) – Space Grey Aluminium Case with Black Sport Band / Space Grey Aluminium Case with Black Sport Loop / Gold Aluminium Case with Pink Sand Sport Band – Rs 43,900.
- Apple Watch Series 4 ( 40mm GPS + Cellular) – Silver Aluminium Case with White Sport Band / Space Grey Aluminium Case with Black Sport Band / Gold Aluminium Case with Pink Sand Sport Band – Rs 49,900.
- Apple Watch Series 4 (44mm GPS + Cellular) – Space Grey Aluminium Case with Black Sport Band / Space Grey Aluminium Case with Black Sport Loop / Silver Aluminium Case with White Sport Band – Rs 52,900.
Apple Watch Series 4 Specifications and Features
The Apple Watch Series 4 comes with 40 mm and 44 mm sizes and has a 30% larger display compared to its predecessor. It also offers a haptic feedback feature due to the completely re-engineered digital crown. Its speaker has a louder sound, which is claimed to be 50% louder than the previous models, on the other hand, the mic has been moved to the opposite side of the speaker to reduce the echo.
The hardware inside are also improved as the S4 chip inside it is a 64-bit dual core CPU and a W3 wireless chip. It is also equipped with an advanced accelerometer and gyroscope to provide more accurate tracking. The back is now covered with black sapphire crystal to improve the cell reception.
The new SOS offers a feature that can detect a fall and will call emergency services and a shared location to the watch’s emergency contact. The new heart monitor feature offers a notification for low heart rate and high heart rate.
The ECG test is also a great feature offered on the digital crown using electrodes. It will only take about 30 seconds to give you your complete heart-rate analysis and the data will also be stored in the health app. This new feature offers a new and convenient way to monitor your health and fitness.
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