Apple Watch Series 3 Edition 38mm and 42mm – Full Information

The Apple Watch Series 3 Edition is housed in an elegant looking, durable ceramic body and sells more expensive than the standard Apple Watch Series 3. The Apple Watch Series 3 Edition 38mm features 1.5 inches OLED display with a 340×272 pixels resolution. The Apple Watch Series 3 Edition 42mm features 1.65 inches OLED display with a 390×312 pixels resolution. The display is covered with a protective sapphire crystal layer. The Edition model is available in two options only: either a white ceramic case with a “Soft White/Pebble” Sport Band or a gray ceramic case with a Gray/Black Sport Band.

Apple Watch Series 3 Edition 38mm and 42mm

Apple Watch Series 3 Edition in a breathtaking new gray ceramic.
Apple Watch Series 3 Edition in a breathtaking new gray ceramic.

The Apple Watch Series 3 Edition features a barometric altimeter, a heart rate monitor, the GPS and GLONASS positioning systems. But the highlight of the model is the LTE model that allows to use the Apple wearable without a tethered iPhone. The Apple Watch Series 3 Edition can send and take calls and texts, supports Siri and audio playback. Still the smart watch can be used on the same carrier as a user’s iPhone.

The LTE iteration of the Apple Watch Series 3 Edition are controlled by a Force Touch capable display and a “Digital Crown”. The latter features a red dot on it for easier identification.

Battery life is up to 18 hours in a stand by mode, up to 3 hours of talk time (if connected to an iPhone), over 1 hour (if connected to LTE without an iPhone), up to 10 hours of audio playback and indoors work-outs, up to 5 hours of outdoors work-outs with GPS turned on, and up to 4 hours of outdoors work-outs with GPS and LTE turned on.

Specifications

Apple Watch Series 3 Edition Specifications

AboutManufacturerApple
Official NameApple Watch Series 3 Edition
TypeSmartwatch
Form-factorWristwatch
NetworkTechnologyGSM / HSPA / LTE Network for GPS + Cellular models
NoteApple Watch Series 3 Edition requires an iPhone 6 / iOS 12 (or later)
LaunchIntroducedSeptember 12, 2017
ReleasedSeptember 22, 2017
BodyDimensions38mm model – 38.6 x 33.3 x 11.4 mm (1.52 x 1.31 x 0.45 in)
42mm model – 42.5 x 36.4 x 11.4 mm (1.67 x 1.43 x 0.45 in)
Weight38mm model – 42.4 g (1.48 oz)
42mm model – 52.8 g (1.87 oz)
BuildStainless Steel/Ceramic back
SIMElectronic SIM card (Apple e-SIM)
Resistance50m waterproof
FeaturesECG certified (USA only)
DisplayTypeOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size38mm model – 1.5 inches, 7.1 cm2
42mm model – 1.65 inches, 8.6 cm2
Screen-to-body38mm model – ~ 55.1% ratio
42mm model – ~ 55.4% ratio
Resolution38mm model – 340 x 272 pixels
42mm model – 390 x 312 pixels
Pixel Density38mm model – ~ 290 ppi
42mm model – ~ 303 ppi
MultitouchYes
ProtectionSapphire crystal glass
Features3D Touch display, 1000 nits
PlatformOSwatchOS 4.0, upgradable to 5.2.1
ChipsetApple A4
CPUDual-core
GPUPower VR
MemoryInternal16 GB, 768 MB RAM (to be confirmed)
Card slotNo
CameraMain (Back)No
Selfie (Front)No
SoundAlert typesVibration, proprietary ringtones
LoudspeakerYes
3.5mm jackNo
FeaturesActive noise cancellation with dedicated mic
CommsWLANWLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n
Bluetooth4.2, A2DP, LE
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
NFCYes
RadioNo
USBNo
FeaturesBatteryNon-removable Li-Ion battery
SensorsAccelerometer, gyro, heart rate, barometer
MessagingSMS (threaded view), Email, Push Email, IM
BrowserNo
JavaNo
– Fast battery charging: 50% in 30 min
– Battery Life: Up to 18 h (mixed usage)
– Qi wireless charging
– Siri natural language commands and dictation (talking mode)
– iCloud cloud service
– MP3 / WAV / AAX+ / AIFF / Apple Lossless player
– MP4 / H.265 player
– Audio / video / photo viewer, photo editor
MiscColorsSpace Black, Silver
PriceStarting at $1299

Miscellanea

The Apple Watch Series 3 Edition is housed in an elegant looking, durable ceramic body.
The Apple Watch Series 3 Edition is housed in an elegant looking, durable ceramic body.
  • The Apple Watch 3 runs the newest watchOS 4. It includes improvements to the fitness tracker, pairing with other Bluetooth devices and of course brand new watch faces.
  • The LTE connectivity is available in U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico, but a user will need the iPhone when travelling outside these countries.

Links

A Week On The Wrist: The Apple Watch Series 3 Edition [Video]

Video published by Hodinkee on September 20, 2017

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