Apple Watch Sequence 7
Todd Haselton | CNBC
Apple elevated the display measurement with the Series 7 watches last year, which supply an edge-to-edge display that removes a lot of the border on earlier fashions. However Bloomberg mentioned the brand new high-end mannequin will function the primary huge design change since 2018 with a display that is 7% bigger than the Sequence 7. It will even have a rugged design, longer battery life and a body-temperature sensor, the report mentioned.
It might be an indication Apple is concentrating on Garmin‘s Fenix 7 collection watches, which have huge screens, lengthy battery life and rugged designs. These watches are well-liked amongst hikers and runners who want longer battery life than the Apple Watch provides.
Apple Watch gross sales are included within the firm’s “Different Merchandise” phase, which reported $8.81 billion in revenue last quarter, up 12.3% year-over-year. The modifications may assist Apple cater to an viewers that has in any other case not bought an Apple Watch.
Apple can also be anticipated to announce a brand new model of its $279 Apple Watch SE, in line with the report. The SE fashions usually embrace options present in earlier iterations of the Apple Watch, however at a cheaper price.
An Apple spokesperson wasn’t instantly accessible to remark.
Apple is ready to report its quarterly earnings on Thursday.