Apple Watch Series 6 Review – Best Smartwatch Till Date From Apple
Apple Watch Series 6 Review – Best Smartwatch Till Date From Apple –
The Apple Watch Series 6, was released recently in September 2020, this Apple Watch is the successor of previous version of Apple Watch Series 5 with more added future. The Apple Watch Series 6 has the same design as of Apple Watch Series 5, also notable to say that there are some best health related features along with a fastest chip which gives better performance.
Apple Watches have immense popularity around the world, most of us know the apple watches are the small screens that connect to your iPhone as a wearable device, and you might be wondering whether the new Apple Watches offers anything different, if you’re thinking about upgrading from an older model of Apple Watch you’ll be very much eager to know what’s new in the Apple Watch Series 6.
In Apple Watch Series 6 there is a new sensor which enables Blood Oxygen monitoring that measures oxygen saturation in blood for best understanding of fitness and wellness of an individual.
Let us have a look at what are the features present in Apple Watch Series 6 :
1. Apple Watch Series 6 Release Date And Price –
The Apple Watch Series 6 was released on Friday, September 18 2020, and you can purchase it by visiting your nearby apple store or from apple website : https://www.apple.com
Apple Watch Series 6 comes with a starting price of $399 for 40mm GPS version, and $499 for GPS + Cellular version, and Apple Watch Series 6 44mm watch will cost you around $429 for GPS version and $529 for GPS + Cellular version.
The most expensive Apple Watch Series 6 version will cost you around $1,499 if you go for the most luxurious straps and finish.
2. Apple Watch Series 6 Design –
One of the main reasons to select the Apple Watch Series 6 over the Apple Watch SE are the colors and finishes it has got. The Apple Watch Series SE only comes in aluminum finish, which is the cheapest Apple Watch from Apple till date. The Apple Watch Series SE only has color option from silver, grey and gold to choose from.
The Apple Watch Series 6 comes in aluminum finish too, but also stainless steel which has a much high quality finish.
Also there are new exclusive colors in Apple Watch Series 6 to choose from. And there is also a special edition in Apple Watch Series 6 called PRODUCT(red) and graphite finish to choose from, including the silver, grey and rose gold shades as well.
3. Apple Watch Series 6 Always-On Display –
1. Best OLED technology.
2. Always-on display is very helpful.
3. Gets dim at night time with sleep tracking feature.
The Apple Watch Series 6 display comes with best OLED technology, and it’s a superb looking screen altogether. When you’re suddenly in dark places, in earlier versions of Apple Watches you could only see numbers, letters, in Apple Watch Series 6 as there is an OLED technology which enables incredible contrast between the black and white tones, which makes whatever is on the Apple Watch Series 6 looks really stunning.
The Apple Watch Series 6 screen, which is of same scale and resolution of OLED as its older version of Apple Watches and has two features – on and off. When the screen is off it gets dull but doesn’t go dark completely, which is great when glancing at the single time on the watch.
Along with that we have an awesome software called WatchOS 7 in Apple Watch Series 6 which makes it possible to interact with the complications when compared to Apple Watch Series 5 model.
4. Apple Watch Series 6 Battery life –
The Apple Watch Series 6 has an overall 18 hours of battery life once fully charged, and it only takes 1.5 hours for full charging. The Apple Watch Series 6 battery life is much bigger than the Apple Watch Series 5 model, which delivers more run time, something around an extra hour or so.
The Apple Watch Series 6 battery can easily last for full 24 hours, and even longer as well. And fast charging is another advantage as well. Also Apple Watch Series 6 has an internal chip S6 version which makes our activities more efficient compared to previous version of apple watches.
The Apple Watch Series 6 also gets charged up much faster than its previous models Apple Watch Series 3 to Apple Watch Series 5. From 0 to 100% the Apple Watch Series 6 gets charged up in 75 minutes, while Apple Watch SE which has the older S5 chip takes upto 100 minutes for full charging.
5. Apple Watch Series 6 Blood Oxygen Monitoring –
The Apple Watch Series 6 has new sensors on its back, which enable the blood oxygen monitoring feature. The Blood oxygen saturation in a healthy person is around 95 to 100 percent, and once the percentage of oxygen in the blood goes below that, it indicates a serious health issue which needs immediate medical attention.
The Apple Watch Series 6 picks up the blood oxygen measurements in the background and this is set up inside the Apple Watch Series 6 settings. These settings are available inside the Health app on the iPhone. You can Tap Browse -> Respiratory -> Blood Oxygen -> Set Up Blood Oxygen.
As said by Apple, the blood oxygen measurements taken with the Apple Watch Series 6 are not meant for medical use and are designed only for “general fitness and wellness purposes.”
6. Apple Watch Series 6 – ECG
The Apple Watch Series 6 has an ECG feature enabled in it, which can track heart rates of an individual same as like of previous Apple Watch Series 5. It shows alerts on high or low heart rates too.
The ECG feature in Apple Watch Series 6, are being used handful of times in a year along with the Apple Watch Series 5 as well. We have to observe another thing as well, the same feature is also available on another watch, released by Apple, Apple Watch SE which is relatively cheaper in price than Apple Watch Series 6.
The Apple Watch Series 6 has an embedded ECG feature displaying high, low heart rate detection is an awesome life saving tool we can say, also indicates us that wearing an Apple smartwatch can really save your life.
7. Apple Watch Series 6 Sleep Tracking –
The Apple Watch Series 6 comes with Sleep tracking feature enabled like in older version of Apple Watches from Apple Watch Series 3 to Apple Watch Series 5. The Apple Watch Series 6 comes with best battery efficiency and fast charging feature.
The Apple Watch Series 6 comes with watchOS 7 software, which can be worn at night and you can monitor your sleep as well. The Sleep tracking feature also offers useful tools for getting a better night’s sleep.
8. Apple Watch Series 6 Connectivity –
The Apple Watch Series 6 models are embedded with an Apple-designed W3 chip, along with two variants only GPS and GPS + Cellular. In the Apple Watch Series 6 GPS model works only with WiFi, whereas GPS + Cellular models have a built-in LTE chip which can connect to LTE without an iPhone.
The LTE connectivity feature is available since the Apple Watch Series 3 variant, any Apple Watch with an active LTE connection, does not require an iPhone or known WiFi network for an internet connection.
U1 Chip –
Apple has added an U1 chip in the Apple Watch Series 6, which is the same Ultra Wideband chip that first debuted in the iPhone 11 phone. This U1 chip enables the most accurate short-range wireless that Apple says will support new experiences like Car Keys, this feature allows an Apple Watch (or iPhone) to be used in absence of a physical car key.
Emergency SOS –
The LTE connectivity in Apple Watch Series 6 enables an international Emergency SOS feature that was first released with the Apple Watch Series 5 variant. With Emergency SOS feature, the Apple Watch Series 6 can make international calls to emergency services regardless of where the device was originally buyed.
Final Words –
The Apple Watch Series 6 is all about redefining the Apple Watch experience. And it’s a best refinement we can get, enhancing more battery and more brightness for a day-to-day life.
We can say for sure that over the time there will be a genuine use for the new sensors and that they will prove their worth of Apple Watch Series 6 in the end, with the release of Apple Watch Series 6 Apple has added more relevant features like waterproofing, GPS, or a bigger screen – all features that we can remember.