After iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, Apple is setting the stage for yet another big launch. This time it is Nike+ watch. This next-gen Apple Watch Series 2 smartwatch is exclusively designed for sports enthusiasts.
Apple in association with Nike has announced that the watch will be launched on October 28 in India along with 40 other countries. To recall, this is Apple's first product in fitness gear range. Here's everything you need to know about this running partner.
Size and Pricing
The Apple Watch Nike+ will be available in two variants. The 38mm variant is going to cost Rs. 32,900 and 42mm will come at Rs. 34,900. The new Apple watch will be available from Nike.com, a select number of Nike retail stores, Apple Authorised Resellers and select specialty stores.
Looks Perfect for A Run
Sitting on an Aluminium body, Nike+ comes with a custom strap that looks similar to the dual-tone strap.
Apple Nike+ has S2 Dual-Core Processor
The S2 chipset is said to increase performance by up to 50 percent. A new GPU will deliver up to two-times-greater graphics performance.
Comes with GPS Tracking
Taking advantage of the new Apple Watch's GPS, users' can track their pace, distance covered and route map right inside the watch, without the need of an iPhone in your pocket. The device will use Wi-Fi, GPS, and locally stored satellite data to identify a user's location.
It has A dramatically Brighter Display
The Apple Nike+ has the brightest display Apple has ever shipped. The display is said to be twice as brighter 1,000 nits.
Start Running with Siri
Runners can start running simply by telling Siri that you're going running. The watch can be controlled from Nike+ Run Club app.
It's Completely Water-Proof
Apple Watch Nike+ is water resistant (50 meters depth), making it compatible for swimming too.
Battery Back-Up Might Be a Massive Challenge
Although the company promises that the device will offer up to 18 hours of battery life, however considering all the features Apple Nike+ watch is going to present us, battery backup will remain a major concern.