If you are an iPhone user and you have been debating whether to buy an Apple watch then Watch SE is the way to go. The watch is heavy on features and light on price and comes in two sizes, 40mm and 44mm. It has been made of aluminum and works well with an iPhone.
It comes with an expansive Retina display that allows you to see more at a glance while the advanced sensors track you as you move along. It has the same iconic design as Apple Watch Series 6 and comes with a powerful S5 dual-core SiP and Watch OS7 operating system. The RAM is 1GB while the storage is 32GB.
There is a fall detection and Emergency SOS that will make your watch safe but it also comes with cellular that allows you to go about with your phone. A good feature of the device is that it is water-resistant up to 50 meters and Siri has been added as a talk more action and can translate foreign languages in real-time.
The battery will last you up to two days while the watch can attain a full charge in just one hour and thirty minutes.
Everyone desires to have a premium watch on the wrist and Apple did not fail to deliver this when it came to Apple Watch SE. It comes in Gold, Silver, and space gray and has an aluminum finish that makes it appear identical to Apple Watch Series 6.
The watch’s look can be further spiced up with different band options including the new purchasable type of silicone band known as Solo Loop that has no buckles or clasps.
The band stretches like a rubber band around your wrist and has no overlapping parts. Both its size and fit will be good for you as the gently rounded underbelly will be comfortable enough on your skin.
The display will have you impressed as the 44mm will give you plenty of real view while coming with 448 by 368 pixels. It is able to light up whenever you raise your wrist up which is an alternative to the on-display functionality that comes with Apple Series 6.
It can be easily viewed under direct sunlight and is however limited to Ion-X glass for protection which makes it more scratch-prone. One of the best controls that come with Apple Watch SE is the digital crown that has a flush button below the crown-making it to work well. The speaker is placed on the left side of the watch while the myriad sensors have been placed in the glass on the bottom.
HEALTH AND FITNESS TRACKING
Would you want to go for a jog and still monitor yourself without carrying your iPhone? Worry not as the Watch SE is able to cover the complete spectrum when it comes to monitoring your health and fitness. As much as you lose abilities such as measuring blood oxygen and taking an electrocardiogram, you will still be able to monitor your heart rate constantly with the Apple Watch SE that is equivalent to Apple Watch 4 when it comes to this function. It will be able to tell if your high rate is abnormally high or low and also detects if you have irregular heart rates.
Thanks to the updated Watch OS7 sleep tracking has been added to the watch and helps you to set and target sleep goals.
Similar to all Apple Watches, Apple SE is also one of the best fitness trackers out there and has an activity ring that helps you to track exactly the pace you have covered. It gives you a breakdown of activities and calculates your cardio fitness levels while using your estimated VO2 maximum oxygen consumption.
Indoor and outdoor tracking is very accurate and allows the tracking of more than 40 different exercises.
Smartwatch functionality is exceptional with the Apple Watch SE that includes all the features that you would expect with a modern Smartwatch. The watch is well acknowledged for doing well with its apps and has an entire app store just for it. As an example, Spotify can be used to control your playlists while the CNN app can be used to check the latest news bulletin.
The watch also has onboard apps such as Compass, Messaging, Stopwatch, Calendar, Apple Maps, and Apple’s Memoji app which will allow you to customize your own avatar on your watch.
The Family setup is a new feature that comes with the watch and allows you to set up multiple watches for the family as long as you have an iPhone and the LTE version. You can think of it as the easiest way of getting your kid a phone and Smartwatch combination. The LTE version is able to send and receive calls and messages as well as connect to the App store to discover apps.
BATTERY LIFE AND PERFORMANCE
You will be surprised by the combination of peak performance and long battery life that comes with the Apple Watch SE. It has an S5 chip that has been used in the Series 5 watch and is considerably faster than that of Series 3 while being near to that of Series 6.
Watch OS7 is run on the Watch SE and has similar features that were seen in Series 6 apart from ECG and SpO2.
The battery has a longevity of up to 2days while on average use and can quickly fill up in one hour and thirty minutes. You can be able to make it through the end of the day with only 30% of battery life.
STORAGE AND CONNECTIVITY
When it comes to memory you will get 1GB RAM and 32GB internal storage that will allow you to have sufficient storage space. The connectivity features are Bluetooth 5, NFC, Wi-Fi, and optional 4G. Available sensors are gyro, microphone, speaker, HR sensor, and compass.