Apple Watch Series 5

Apple Watch Series 5
88

Engadget Review

The Apple Watch is still the best smartwatch. Though the Series 5 feels like a minor update to last year’s Series 4, it will fit the bill for the vast majority of people buying Apple Watches for the first time.

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Apple Watch Series 5 review: The best smartwatch gets (slightly) better
The Series 5 is similar to the Series 4, but shoppers buying their first Apple Watch won't mind.
Dana Wollman
Dana WollmanSeptember 24, 2019

Pros

  • Bright screen
  • Always-on display is useful and power efficient
  • Compass is handy for hiking and walking directions
  • International emergency calling on cellular models
  • Generally fast performance

Cons

  • No battery life improvements
  • No third-party watchfaces
  • No new fitness features
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