Compare Apple Watch models

Series 1

Series 2

All the features of the original Apple Watch with a new dual‑core processor and watchOS 3.

The most advanced Apple Watch yet. With built-in GPS and GLONASS, water resistance to 50 meters,1 a dual‑core processor, a 2x brighter display, and watchOS 3.

Apple Watch

Aluminum case
with Sport Band

Apple Watch

Aluminum case with Sport Band or Woven Nylon band

Stainless steel case with Sport Band, stainless steel band, or leather band

Apple Watch
Nike+

Aluminum case with Nike Sport Band

Apple Watch
Hermès

Stainless steel case with Hermès band

Additional Sport Band included with purchase

Apple Watch
Edition

Ceramic case with Sport Band

Magnetic Charging Dock included with purchase

Chip

Dual‑core processor

Dual‑core processor
Built‑in GPS

Features

  • Splash resistant2

  • Wi‑Fi
    (802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz)

  • Bluetooth 4.0

  • Heart rate sensor

  • Accelerometer

  • Gyroscope

  • Ambient light sensor

  • Built-in GPS and GLONASS

  • Water resistant
    50 meters1

  • Wi‑Fi
    (802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz)

  • Bluetooth 4.0

  • Heart rate sensor

  • Accelerometer

  • Gyroscope

  • Ambient light sensor

Display

OLED Retina display with Force Touch(450 nits)

Second-generation OLED Retina display with Force Touch2× brighter (1000 nits)

Ion-X glass (strengthened glass)

Sapphire crystal (stainless steel and ceramic cases)
Ion-X glass (aluminum cases)

272 by 340 pixels (38mm)

312 by 390 pixels (42mm)

272 by 340 pixels (38mm)

312 by 390 pixels (42mm)

Power and Battery

Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery

Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery

Up to 18 hours3

Up to 18 hours3

Magnetic charging cable

Magnetic charging cable

USB power adapter