Apple Watch Series 6 lets you measure your blood oxygen level with a revolutionary new sensor and app.¹ Take an ECG from your wrist.² See your fitness metrics on the enhanced Always-On Retina display, now 2.5x brighter outdoors when your wrist is down. Set a bedtime routine and track your sleep. And with cellular service, you can go without your phone.³ It's the ultimate device for a healthier, more active, more connected life.
¹Blood Oxygen app measurements are not intended for medical use, including self-diagnosis or consultation with a doctor, and are only designed for general fitness and wellness purposes.
²The ECG app and irregular rhythm notification require the latest versions of watchOS and iOS and are not intended for use by people under 22 years old. The ECG app is available on Apple Watch Series 4 or later. The irregular rhythm notification is not designed for people who have been previously diagnosed with atrial fibrillation (AFib).
³Wireless service plan required for cellular service. Contact your service provider for more details. International roaming is not supported. Check apple.com/watch/cellular for participating wireless carriers and eligibility. See support.apple.com/en-us/HT207578 for additional setup instructions.
GPS + Cellular model lets you call, text, and get directions without your phone³
Measure your blood oxygen with an all-new sensor and app¹
Check your heart rhythm with the ECG app²
The Always-On Retina display is 2.5x brighter outdoors when your wrist is down
S6 SiP is up to 20% faster than Series 5
5GHz Wi-Fi and U1 Ultra Wideband chip
Track your daily activity on Apple Watch and see your trends in the Fitness app on iPhone
Measure workouts like running, walking, cycling, yoga, swimming, and dance
Swimproof design⁴ ⁴ISO standard 22810:2010. Appropriate for shallow-water activities like swimming. Submersion below shallow depth and high-velocity water activities not recommended.
Sync and stream music, podcasts, and audiobooks⁵ ⁵Audio streaming requires an Apple Watch (GPS + Cellular) Series 3 or later.
Pay instantly and securely from your wrist with Apple Pay
Set up an Apple Watch for family members who don’t have an iPhone using Family Setup⁶
High and low heart rate notifications and irregular heart rhythm notification²
Built-in compass and real-time elevation readings
Can detect if you’ve taken a hard fall, then automatically call emergency services for you
Emergency SOS lets you get help from your wrist⁷
International emergency calling from your watch⁸
watchOS 7 with sleep tracking, cycling directions, updates to Siri, and new customizable watch faces
Aluminum and stainless steel cases in new finishes
Apple Watch Series 6 requires an iPhone 6s or later with iOS 14 or later.
⁶Not all features will be available if the Apple Watch is set up through Family Setup. Wireless service plan required for cellular service. Contact your service provider for more details.
Check apple.com/watch/cellular for participating wireless carriers and eligibility. Battery life varies by use and settings.
⁷Apple Watch Series 6 (GPS + Cellular) and Apple Watch SE (GPS + Cellular) can use a cellular connection for Emergency SOS. To use Emergency SOS on an Apple Watch without cellular, your iPhone needs to be nearby.
If your iPhone isn’t nearby, your Apple Watch needs to be connected to a known Wi-Fi network and you must set up Wi-Fi Calling.
⁸The international emergency calling feature requires an Apple Watch Series 6 (GPS + Cellular) or Apple Watch SE (GPS + Cellular) model. For a list of supported countries and regions, see apple.com/watchos/feature-availability.
1m magnetic charging cable
Regular sport band
Space Gray Aluminum Case
Voice Assistant Built-in
Operating System Compatibility
Internal Memory Capacity
Activity vs. inactivity, Altitude changes, Cadence, Calories burned, Electrocardiography, Heart rate, Hours slept, Pace
Maximum Depth of Water Resistance
Apple Watch Series 6 (GPS + Cellular) 44mm Gold Stainless Steel Case with Deep Navy Sport Band
The analysis of all aggregated expert reviews shows that the reviewers are positive about comfort, size, design and performance. Editors are less positive about battery. Using an algorithm based on product age, reviewers ratings history, popularity, product category expertise and other factors, this product gets an alaTest Expert Rating of 100/100 = Excellent quality.
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