Priced at just $249+ with the exact same processor, third-generation ultra-advanced optical heart sensor and a host of other identical features and capabilities as $399+ Apple Watch Series 8, the revamped Apple Watch SE seemed to leave almost no room for holiday discounts this year when it made its retail debut last month.
In the mean time Amazon’s first offerings with and without stand-alone cellular connectivity were predictably modest, the e-commerce giant is back today with significantly bigger price cuts.
Obviously, we’re not talking about anything as extreme as what the same retailer is currently offering cash-strapped shoppers at the original 2020 edition, but for the first time you can save $39 on a model that’s definitely feature-rich and modern in many ways Apple Watch SE (2nd generation).
Amazon is selling no less than three different models at this unprecedented discount, although people with small wrists will probably be sad to hear that all three come with a giant 44mm case. On the bright side, the GPS-only “Starlight” version and the 4G LTE-enabled “Midnight” version include S/M bands designed to fit 140-190mm wrists, with only the non-cell-compatible Midnight model being M / Road in L intended for wrists from 160 to 210 mm.
The heavily discounted trio could understandably be out of stock at any time due to supposedly unbridled demand, as the second-generation Apple Watch SE undoubtedly is A better budget smartwatch iPhone users can get for Christmas.
Unable to measure your EKG or blood oxygen levels, this ultra-affordable Apple S8 powerhouse can impressively detect falls and car crashes, while sporting an undeniably high-quality Retina LTPO OLED display with a brilliant 1,000 nits of brightness, water-resistant up to 50 meters deep and keep the lights on for up to 18 hours between charges, which remains the number one drawback of… all Apple is huge popular portable devices.