Apple Watch 3

Apple Watch Series 3 Gets In-Depth Fitness Review by Triathlete

Triathlete Ray Maker, more commonly known as DC Rainmaker, has just published a comprehensive review of the Apple Watch Series 3 from the point of view of athletic training and fitness, while also comparing it to other leading sports watches and smartwatches. He highlights how the new watch still has the the same heart rate sensor and GPS capabilities...

Apple Music Streaming on Apple Watch 3 Over LTE Lasts Up to 7 Hours

Apple released watchOS 4.1 yesterday, which introduces the ability to stream Apple Music and Beats 1 Radio over LTE on cellular-enabled Apple Watch Series 3 models. To clarify the impact of this new functionality on battery life, Apple has outlined that the device can last up to 7 hours on a single charge when streaming Apple Music...

Apple Watch 3 Display ‘Edge Stripes’ Issue Acknowledged by Apple

According to an internal Apple memo obtained by the folks over at MacRumors, Apple has acknowledged that select Apple Watch Series 3 models with GPS have an issue causing "edge stripes" to appear on the display after time (as shown above). The memo, which has been distributed to Genius Bars and Apple Authorized Service Providers, says the...

Only Select Qi Wireless Chargers Compatible with Apple Watch Series 3

Last week, Apple announced the AirPower mat, its own Qi standard-based wireless charging accessory, with the ability to not only charge the new iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X, but also the Apple Watch Series 3. While the accessory supports both AirPower and Qi charging standards, Apple did not mention what standard applies to the new Apple Watch. In...

Apple Watch Series 3 Debuts with Built-in LTE, Pre-Orders Start September 15

As expected, Apple introduced the new Apple Watch Series 3 along side the iPhone 8/ iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X and 4K Apple TV earlier today, adding built-in cellular to the world’s most popular smartwatch. The new Apple Watch with cellular allows users to stay connected, make calls, receive texts and more, even without an iPhone nearby. It will come in...

Apple Watch Series 3 Production Enters ‘Final Testing Phase’ [Report]

Ahead of Apple Watch Series 3’s widely rumoured September launch, a new report by Chinese publication Economic Daily News has claimed that the next generation Apple Watch has entered the "final testing phase" in the manufacturing process, with mass production set to begin soon, MacRumors reports.  Citing unnamed supply chain sources, the report adds that Apple’s Taiwan-based manufacturer Quanta...

Quanta Expects Strong Q3 as ‘Apple Watch Series 3’ Said to Launch in Fall

According to a new report by Economic Daily News (via DigiTimes), Apple supplier Quanta Computer is expected to enjoy strong revenues in the second half of 2017, in part because of 'Apple Watch Series 3’ launch. The company, which manufactures MacBooks as well as the Apple Watch, had seen its notebook shipments growing every month in Q2 and the trend is...

Apple Watch 3 to Get Improved Battery Life, Better Performance: Report

Apple might unveil its third generation Apple Watch in the third quarter of this year, and will feature improved battery life and overall performance, says a report from Digitimes. The report mentions that the next generation of wearable devices by Apple will be manufactured by Quanta, a manufacturing company based in Taiwan. This is not the […]