Apple Watch Edition

Apple Watch Edition Models Begin Arriving For Pre-Order Customers

Customers who pre-ordered the 18-karat gold Apple Watch Edition have started receiving their orders, reports 9to5Mac. As expected, the Apple Watch edition includes a unique leather box with a built-in charger. The high-end Apple Watch also includes a cleaning cloth with “Edition” embossed on the material. Apple Watch Edition customers will also notice that the...

DisplayMate: Apple Watch Has Excellent Display With Accurate Colours and Picture Quality

DisplayMate Technologies has conducted an extensive test against the Apple Watch’s OLED display and shared there results based on a number of categories, including screen reflection, brightness and contrast, colour gamut, and viewing angle variations. Overall, the company found that the Apple Watch has an excellent display with accurate colours and picture quality. DisplayMate tested...

Apple Watch Edition Will Require Microscopic Inspection Before Return

According to a new report by 9to5Mac, Apple will require special micro-inspection of the Apple Watch Edition by the staff at the Apple Store before initiating any return / refund process for the 18-karat gold smartwatch. The report claims that a Genius Bar staff member will inspect the Watch with special tools, including microscopes and a gold weight scale,...

Apple Watch Edition Buyers to Get 30-Minute Retail Appointments

Those willing to shell out $13,000 or more are allowed to spend 30 minutes — double the time allowed for other models — to test and try on the Apple Watch Edition model, International Business Times has confirmed with employees of two separate Apple Stores. The special attention given to customers interested in the high-end...

Gene Munster Predicts $499 Steel Apple Watch, $4,999 for 18k Gold Edition

Piper Jaffray's Gene Munster has issued a new report to investors, breaking down expected Apple Watch average selling prices. The analyst predicts that the stainless steel Apple Watch will be priced at $499, while the 18k Gold Edition will sell for $4,999, AppleInsider reports. He also said that on average, consumers will spend closer to $550 on the device,...

Report: Apple Retail Stores to Keep Gold Apple Watches in Safes

According to a report from 9to5Mac’s Mark Gurman, Apple will house the pricey 18-karat gold Apple Watch units in safes overnight. Unnamed sources told the author that each of Apple’s retail stores will be outfitted with safes that will reportedly include built-in MagSafe chargers to keep the demo units charged, while protecting the expensive devices overnight. The report...

High-End 18-Karat Gold Apple Watch Could Cost As Much As $1,200

The Apple Watch Edition, which is the version of the company’s smartwatch that comes in 18-karat gold, could cost up to $1,200, reports TechCrunch. The report notes that a watch expert gave the above estimate based on the size and weight of the device. During the keynote, the company pointed out that the Apple Watch...