Apple Watch 2

Apple Watch Series 2 Announced: GPS, Waterproof and More

The first-generation Apple Watch was "splash proof", but this device is swim-proof, said Apple COO Jeff Williams when announcing the Apple Watch Series 2. As detailed by Williams during the keynote, to make the Watch swim-proof, Apple needed to effectively close every port, including the speaker. As a result, they have redesigned the speaker so...

Apple Watch 2 Battery and LCD Leaked in Hands-On [VIDEO]

British online retailer of repair parts Byte has today published a video of the Apple Watch 2 that provides a quick look at the internal housing and spacer ring, and measurements of the second-generation wearable's screen thickness and battery. The new data confirms the presence of a bigger battery, which means the Apple Watch 2...

Alleged Apple Watch 2 Leak Details Thinner Display, Larger Battery [VIDEO]

Apple is expected to debut an upgraded version of Apple Watch at next week’s September 7th special event, a new version set to include a dedicated GPS. Ahead of the event, we’re seeing a new alleged leak, coming from British repair store Byte, sharing parts on the ground from Shenzhen, China, in new images and video....

Apple Trademark Filings Leak ‘iPhone 7’ Model Numbers, AirPods and More

Apple’s recent trademark filings in Russia discovered by mobiltelefon.ru have leaked the model numbers for the upcoming ‘iPhone 7’ flagship smartphones, showing numbers A1778 and A1784 (via 9to5Mac). In addition to this, the filings also reveal a series of new Apple wearable devices which seem to be different versions of 'Apple Watch 2' and possibly tweaked Apple Watch 1...

Image Leak Hints at Bigger Apple Watch 2 Battery

The 42 mm models of the next-generation Apple Watch will allegedly sport a bigger battery, according to an image posted on Chinese microblogging site Weibo and spotted by MacRumors. The 42 mm Apple Watch model is powered by a 246 mAh battery. The image posted on Weibo, allegedly showing a 334 mAh battery for the 42 mm Apple Watch 2, suggests...

‘Apple Watch 2’ May Have Built-in GPS, Hints Updated Nike+ App

As pointed out by PhoneArena, the description of the recently updated Nike+ running app for iOS seems to hint at the release of a GPS-enabled 'Apple Watch 2'. Nike+ version 5.0 offers new features and functionality and promises to deliver "everything you need to run better”, as it rebrands itself to Nike+ Run Club. The running app, which tracks...

Taiwan-Based ASE Grabs Majority of Apple Watch 2 SiP Orders [Digitimes]

The launch date of the second-generation Apple Watch is still unknown – two contradictory reports surfaced lately – but Digitimes' sources have confirmed the names of companies that are part of the supply chain securing orders of the upcoming wearable. Taiwanese Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) was already responsible for the SiP (system-in-package) modules for the...

Apple May Unveil Thinner Apple Watch 2 in June at WWDC 2016

A couple of research notes issued today by Drexel Hamilton analyst Brian White, who is currently on a Chinese tech tour, suggest that Apple may announce a 40% thinner Apple Watch 2 at the upcoming WWDC 2016 in June (via MacRumors). The Wall Street analyst has also cited a source who believes that only the 5.5-inch...

Next-Generation Apple Watch Will Unlikely See March Debut

A December rumour pointed towards a possible March 2016 event to unveil a next-generation Apple Watch. However, information shared today by TechCrunch's Matthew Panzarino suggests a redesigned second-generation Apple Watch will not be coming so early in the year. Citing several sources with knowledge of Apple's plans, Panzarino says that while new design partnerships and...

Apple Watch 2 Trial Production Reported to Begin this Month

This just in: Apple developing successor to hit Apple product. Of course a 2nd-generation Apple Watch was inevitable, and China's Commercial Times has just reported that initial production of Apple's as yet unannounced Apple Watch 2 is set to begin at Quanta this month. The upcoming device is said to feature additional sensors (possibly even sleep-tracking), and...