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Apple Watch Series 3 with 4G starts at £399 in the UK

You'll need a data plan with EE too.
Nick Summers, @nisummers
September 12, 2017
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According to Apple, the Apple Watch is already the most popular timepiece in the world. Despite that apparent dominance, the company is introducing two new versions this autumn; the Series 3 and Series 3 with cellular. Yep, Apple is finally launching a 4G-capable smartwatch, meaning you can track your runs, send iMessages and quiz Siri without your iPhone. Both editions have new internals too. Apple has equipped both with a faster dual-core processor and a new W2 chip, which improves WiFi connectivity and power efficiency. There's also improved heart-rate tracking, which can detect sudden, potentially concerning spikes when you're not exercising.

A regular Watch 3 will set you back £329 when it launches on September 22nd. If you want that cellular connectivity, you'll have to fork over an extra £70 and pick up an eSIM plan through EE, which we've heard will cost around £25 per month with unlimited data. If that all sounds a little too much, you might want to consider the old Series 1, which now costs £249. While the internal specs are a little outdated, it can still perform most of the same tasks as the Series 3. The outward-facing design is near-identical too, should you want to hide its age with a fancy new band.

38mm 42mm 38mm + 4G 42mm + 4G
Silver Aluminium Case with Fog Sport Band £329 £359 £399 £429
Space Grey Aluminium Case with Grey Sport Band £329 £359 £399 £429
Space Black Stainless Steel Case with Black Sport Band // // £599 £649
Stainless Steel Case with Milanese Loop // // £699 £749
Grey Ceramic Case with Black Sport Band // // £1,299 £1,349
Nike+ Watch with Aluminium Case and Black Sport Band £329 £359 £399 £429

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