Apple introduces Series 5 Watch with an always-on retina display

Apple introduces Series 5 Watch with an always-on retina display

According to Apple, the Series 5 has the "widest assortment" of case finishes available.

It comes in a range of materials too, including aluminum, stainless steel, ceramic and an all-new titanium.

Apple Watch Collection 5 is available in a selection of silver, gold or house gray and is comprised of 100% recycled aluminium.

After the always-on display, Apple hyped the new Compass tool as the Series 5's most useful feature.

The Apple Watch Series 5 is available for pre-order now for $399, £399 in Blighty, for the Global Positioning System version, and $499£/499, for the cellular models.

Apple concluded it "By Innovation Only" event by unveiling the new iPhone 11, 11 Pro, Apple Watch Series 5, Apple TV+, Apple Arcade and much more.


Apple Watch Series 5 pre-orders open today and it'll go on sale on 20th September. The dimmed screen is bright enough to see the screen still.

"Most attention focused on the new iPhone 11 Pro which comes in two screen size options - 5.8" and 6.5" on the larger Max model. Apple is playing catch-up as many other companies already have watches with always on screens.

It is available to order starting today and in stores starting Monday (Sept 30).

watchOS 6 will be available on the Apple Watch models listed below. Those who want to enroll can sign up on the new Apple Research app.

The company, criticised in recent years for the high costs of its premium iPhones, also revealed the new iPhone 11, which will replace the cheaper iPhone XR. From features and price, right down to the nitty gritty of design and size, we've got you covered.

Up to 18 hours of battery life.


The aluminum and stainless steel Series 5 models look identical to the Series 4, down to the red ring around the Digital Crown to denote cellular connectivity.

A new type of display allows the just-announced Apple Watch Series 5 to be on all the time.

Apple also announced new studies on the Apple Watch for hearing health, women's cycle tracking, and the connection between heart health and movement. Apple has achieved this by using an LTPO display, a new low-power display driver, and more to achieve this.

We tried the new feature in the demo area after the announcement, and it works seamlessly. It is powered by Apple's new 64-bit dual-core S5 processor, said to be up to 2 times faster than the S3 processor.

The new 10.2-inch Retina display iPad has almost 3.5 million pixels and a wide viewing angle making it a vivid canvas for creative expression and flawless for immersive augmented reality (AR) experiences that take advantage of its enhanced cameras and advanced sensors.


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