Which Apple Watch
is right for you?

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Series 5
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GPS

GPS

The most advanced Apple Watch yet. Available in 44mm and 40mm case sizes.

The core fitness, health and connectivity features of Apple Watch. Available in 42mm and 38mm case sizes.

Here’s a quick look at the differences.
Tech Specs
Series 5
Series 3
GPS
Aluminium available in silver, space grey and gold.
GPS
Aluminium available in silver and space grey.
Apple Watch Nike
Aluminium available in silver and space grey.
Apple Watch Nike
Aluminium available in space grey.
Series 5
Series 3
  • GPS/GNSS
  • GPS/GNSS
  • Compass
  • feature not available on series-3
  • Barometric altimeter
  • Barometric altimeter
  • Water resistant 50 metres3

  • Water resistant 50 metres3

  • Electrical heart sensor (ECG app)1
  • feature not available on series-3
  • Second-generation optical heart sensor
  • Optical heart sensor
  • Emergency SOS2
  • Emergency SOS2
  • Accelerometerup to 32 g-forces with Fall Detection
  • Accelerometer up to 16 g-forces

  • Gyroscope
  • Gyroscope
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Speaker 50 per cent louder

  • Speaker
  • Microphone
  • Microphone
  • Apple Pay
  • Apple Pay
  • GymKit
  • GymKit
  • Capacity 32GB GPS

  • Capacity 8GB GPS

  • Ceramic and sapphire crystal back

  • Composite back

Series 5
Series 3
44mm
368x448 pixels
977 sq mm display area
Over 30 per cent larger display than Series 3
42mm
312x390 pixels
740 sq mm display area
40mm
324x394 pixels
759 sq mm display area ‏
Over 30 per cent larger display than Series 3
38mm
272x340 pixels
563 sq mm display area
Always-On Retina LTPO OLED display with Force Touch
1,000 nits brightness
Retina OLED display with Force Touch
1,000 nits brightness
Series 5
Series 3
S5 with 64‑bit dual-core processor
Up to 2x faster processor
S3 with dual-core processor
W3
Apple wireless chip
W2
Apple wireless chip
Series 5
Series 3
Wi‑Fi
802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz
Wi‑Fi
802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz
Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth 4.2
Series 5
Series 3
Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery
Up to 18 hours4
Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery
Up to 18 hours5
Magnetic charging cable
Magnetic charging cable
USB power adapter

There’s an Apple Watch for everyone.