Apple Watch 42mm (1st gen)

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Apple Watch 42mm

  • Microphone and speaker, vibration .
  • Digital crown control, wireless charging .
  • NFC, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n; Apple Pay support .
  • Apple Watch : Stainless steel casing, Sapphire protective glass .
  • 42 mm : 42 x 35.9 x 10.5/12.6 mm, 30g Sport Watch weight, 50g Steel Watch weight .
  • Force Touch Sensor, accelerometer, gyroscope, heart rate sensor, ambient light sensor .
  • 205mAh Li-Ion battery on the 38mm, rated at 18-24 hours of usage .
  • 42mm : 1.54″ AMOLED capacitive display, 312 x 390 pixels, 326ppi .
  • Apple S1 chip, APL0778 CPU, PowerVR SGX543 GPU, 512MB RAM .
  • 38 mm : 38.6 x 33.3 x 10.5/12.3 mm, 25g Sport Watch weight, 40g Steel Watch weight .
  • Bands : Silicon, Classic Buckle, Modern buckle, Milanese Loop, Leather Loop, Stainless Steel Link .
  • Apple Watch Sport : Aluminum casing, Ion-X protective glass .
  • 38mm : 1.34″ AMOLED capacitive display, 272 x 340 pixels, 326ppi .
  • 8GB internal storage (2GB available for music, 75MB for photos) .
  • IPX7 certified for waterproofing (submersion officially not recommended) .

Apple Watch 42mm Main Disadvantages

  1. Screen isn’t always on, relies on wrist turn gesture .
  2. Rather pricey and very limited availability .
  3. Works only with an iPhone 5 or later .
  4. It will only sync music with your phone when it’s on a charger .
  5. 18h rated battery life suggests daily charging .
  6. No sleep tracking (though your watch will most probably be on its charger while you sleep) .

Apple Watch 42mm Key Test Findings

  • You will need to recharge every night, but you should be able to make it through a day almost always .
  • Excellent for fitness tracking, though you will need your iPhone for precise GPS tracking .
  • Both the smaller and bigger AMOLED displays have great contrast and sunlight legibility .
  • You’ll probably need to buy a second more stylish and comfy band if you opted for the cheaper Sport model .
  • Build quality is top notch, regardless whether its Aluminum + Ion-X, Steel + Sapphire or Gold + Sapphire glass .
  • Bluetooth hands-free connections need a crucial fix .
  • There is a limited number of watchfaces and app support at launch .
  • The Watch OS is great with excellent integration with the iPhone, though it needs further tweaking .
Update - 2019.04.21

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Specification: Apple Watch 42mm (1st gen)

Technology

No cellular connectivity

2G bands

N/A

GPRS

No

Edge

No

Announced

2014, September

Status

Available. Released 2015, April

Dimensions

42 x 35.9 x 10.5 mm (1.65 x 1.41 x 0.41 in)

Weight

50 g body (2.82 oz)

Build

Stainless Steel/Ceramic back

SIM

No

Other Features

IPX7 water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes

Display Type

OLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Display Size

1.65 inches, 8.6 cm2 (~56.8% screen-to-body ratio)

Resolution

390 x 312 pixels (~303 ppi density)

Protection

Sapphire crystal glass

Other screen features

3D Touch display, 450 nits

Operation System

watchOS 1.0, upgradable to 4.3.2

Chipset

Apple S1 (28 nm)

CPU

520 MHz Cortex-A7

GPU

PowerVR SGX543

Memory Card Slot

No

Internal Memory

8 GB, 512 MB RAM

Loud Speaker

Yes

3.5mm jack

No

WLAN

Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n

Bluetooth

4.0, LE

GPS

No

NFC

Yes

Radio

No

USB

No

Sensors

Accelerometer, gyro, heart rate, MP3 player, Photo viewer, Siri natural language commands and dictation

BATTERY

Non-removable Li-Ion 250 mAh battery (0.94 Wh)

Stand-by

Up to 18 h (mixed usage)

Colors

Silver/Space Black Milanese Loop, Link Bracelet, Space Black Stainless Steel/Black, Black Link Bracelet, Pearl, Stainless Steel/Red, White, Brown/Black/Blue/Marine Blue Buckle, Blue/Stone/White/Storm Gray Leather Loop, Woven Nylon

Price

About 700 EUR

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