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Apple Watch Series 1 review

£199.00 Typical price

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Key features
  • Watch OS
Reviewed

The Apple Watch Series 1 was given a new processor and updated operating system in 2017, but did this smartwatch do better than the original Apple Watch? And how does it compare when it comes to the specifications and performance of the Apple Watch Series 3? We sent it to our test lab to find out.

Included in our expert review
  • Pros and cons
  • What is it?
  • What can it do?
  • What's the set-up like?
  • What's it like to wear and use?
  • How accurate is it?
  • What's the battery life like?
  • Is there anything else I should know?
  • Should I buy it?
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Test results

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We have tested 50 smartwatches and found that there are 2 Don't Buys and 7 Best Buys.
Range of Smartwatch scores
  1. 44%
    Lowest score
  2. 67%
    Average score
  3. 76%
    Highest score
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