Apple Watch Series 2 Aluminum 42mm vs Apple Watch Series 3

Apple Watch Series 2 Aluminum 42mm
Apple Watch Series 2 Aluminum 42mm
Apple Watch Series 3
Apple Watch Series 3
Apple Watch Series 2 Aluminum 42mm
Specifications
Apple Watch Series 3
  • Network
  • N/A
    2G network
    GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
  • No
    GPRS
    Yes
  • No
    EDGE
    Yes
  • -
    3G network
    HSDPA 850, 900, 2100, 800 - Europe, Australia; HSDPA 850, 1700(AWS), 1900, 800 - USA, LATAM, Canada; HSDPA 2100 - China
  • -
    4G network
    LTE frequency band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850) - Europe, Australia; LTE frequency band 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 41(2500) - USA, LATAM, Canada; LTE frequency band 1(2100), 3(1800), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - China
  • -
    Speed HSPA
    HSPA
  • -
    Speed LTE
    LTE
  • Availability
  • Discontinued
    Status
    2017-9
  • 2016-12
    Oficially announced
    2017-9
  • Design
  • Aluminum/Ceramic back
    Build
    Stainless Steel/Ceramic back
  • No
    SIM
    Electronic SIM card (Apple e-SIM)
  • 42.5 mm
    Height
    42.5 mm
  • 36.4 mm
    Width
    36.4 mm
  • 11.4 mm
    Thickness
    11.4 mm
  • 34.2 g
    Weight
    52.8 g
  • 50m
    Waterproof
    50m
  • Display
  • AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
    Display type
    AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
  • 1.65 inches
    Physical size
    1.65 inches
  • 390 x 312 pixels
    Resolution
    390 x 312 pixels
  • 303 ppi
    Pixel density
    303 ppi
  • 16777216
    Display colors
    16777216
  • Ion-X strengthened glass
    Protection
    Sapphire crystal glass
  • Yes
    Multitouch
    Yes
  • 3D Touch display, 1000 nits
    Display features
    3D Touch display, 1000 nits
  • Hardware
  • Dual-core 780 MHz ARM Cortex-A7
    CPU
    Dual-core
  • Apple S2
    Chipset
    Apple S3
  • PowerVR G6200
    GPU
    PowerVR
  • Memory card
  • 512 MB
    Memory RAM
    768 MB
  • 8 GB
    Internal storage
    16 GB
  • Misc
  • watchOS 3.0
    OS
    watchOS 4.0
  • Case colors: silver, black; Band types: sport, blue, brown, gold, gray; Band colors: gray, orange, rose gold, white, woven nylon
    Colors
    Silver, Space Black
  • Sound
  • No
    3.5mm jack
    No
  • Yes
    Loudspeaker
    Yes
  • Vibration; Ringtones
    Notifications
    Vibration; Ringtones
  • Multimedia
  • No
    Radio
    No
  • Connectivity
  • Wi-Fi 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
    WLAN WiFi
    Wi-Fi 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
  • USB version
  • v4.0
    Bluetooth version
    v4.2
  • A2DP
    Bluetooth A2DP
    A2DP
  • Yes
    NFC
    Yes
  • Yes
    GPS
    Yes, with A-GPS
  • GLONASS
    GPS GLONASS
    GLONASS
  • -
    bluetooth LE
    LE
  • Features
  • SMS(threaded view)
    Messaging SMS
    SMS(threaded view)
  • Email
    Messaging Email
    Email
  • IM
    Messaging IM
    IM
  • Push Mail
    Messaging Push Mail
    Push Mail
  • No
    Browser
    No
  • No
    Java
    No
  • Accelerometer, gyro, heart rate
    Sensors
    Accelerometer, barometer, gyro, heart rate
  • Battery
  • Li-Ion
    Battery type
    Li-Ion
  • 334 mAh
    Battery capacity
    -
  • Non-removable
    Battery removable
    Non-removable
  • 18 h
    Standby time
    18 h

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