Series 3

Apple Watch 3 LTE Functionality Limited to Country of Purchase

An Apple support representative has revealed to a customer that the cellular feature on all LTE-enabled Apple Watch Series 3 models will only work in the country of purchase due to hardware limitations, MacRumors is reporting. This means that LTE connectivity on an Apple Watch purchased in the Canadian Apple store will only work with Bell...

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...

Apple Watch Series 3 Direct Phone Calls Support ‘Unlikely’, Says Kuo

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has told investors in a note today that Apple Watch Series 3 is “unlikely" to support direct phone calls, although a VoIP calling service that replaces the iPhone's calling functionality may be supported by the next generation Apple Watch, which is expected to go on sale this fall with built-in LTE connecivity, MacRumors is...

Future Apple Watch Will Reportedly Include Glucose Monitoring, Smart Bands

According to a new report from BGR, Apple is planning major new health features for future versions of the Apple Watch. Future Apple Watch models will reportedly include support for glucose monitoring, which will be non-invasive. Glucose levels are typically monitored by collecting blood, but that would be impractical on a wrist-worn device. However, Apple has...