Apple Watch 38mm (1st gen)

Specifications
Apple Watch 38mm (1st gen)
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  • 1.5" 340x272 pixels
  • NO No video recorder
  • 512MB RAM Apple S1
  • 205mAh Li-Ion
Released 2015, May 40g body, 10.5mm thickness watchOS 1.0, up to 4.3.2 8GB storage, no card slot
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Version: A1553
Compatible with Apple iPhone 5 (or newer)

Network
Technology No cellular connectivity
2G bands N/A
GPRS No
EDGE No
Launch
Announced 2014, September. Released 2015, May
Status Discontinued
Body
Dimensions 38.6 x 33.3 x 10.5 mm (1.52 x 1.31 x 0.41 in)
Weight 40 g body (2.72 oz)
Build Glass front (Sapphire crystal), ceramic/sapphire crystal back, stainless steel frame
SIM No
 IPX7 water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes
Display
Type Retina OLED, 450 nits (peak)
Size 1.5 inches
Resolution 340 x 272 pixels (~290 ppi density)
Protection Sapphire crystal glass
 3D Touch display
Platform
OS watchOS 1.0, upgradable to 4.3.2
Chipset Apple S1 (28 nm)
CPU 520 MHz Cortex-A7
GPU PowerVR SGX543
Memory
Card slot No
Internal 8GB 512MB RAM
Camera
  No
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack No
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth 4.0, LE
GPS No
NFC Yes
Radio No
USB No
Features
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, heart rate
 Natural language commands and dictation
Battery
Type Li-Ion 205 mAh (0.78 Wh), non-removable
Charging Wireless charging
Misc
Colors Stainless Steel/Red, White, Brown/Black/Blue/Red/Marigold/Jay Buckle, Blue/Stone Leather Loop, Silver/Space Black Milanese Loop, Link Bracelet, Space Black Stainless Steel/Black, Black Link Bracelet, Pearl Woven Nylon
Models A1553
Price About 650 EUR

User opinions and reviews

I wouldn't mind a 1st gen. Although I'm surprised by how much it's depreciated over 4 years.

  • Anonymous

Bought this model with the midnight blue modern buckle for € 210. I personally think it was a great deal, waiting for it to be shipped.

  • hamid

according to a mannual its water resistant and i suppose apple wont be responsible for the potential damage however its still resistant

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