Prime Day Apple Watch deals: recap

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Amazon Prime Day 2022 goes into history as yet another great chapter for potential shoppers. Here's a quick recap of what happened with Apple Watch deals during this year's sale event.

Among the many discounts on tech products, we had uncovered some pretty awesome deals on the Apple Watch. It's not every day that you see an Apple Watch 7 deal bring the price tag down by $120! This awesome deal was the best Apple Watch deal we saw during the event.

Amazon and Best Buy also had some great discounts on Apple Watch models during Prime Day. Let's dive a bit more into the details of what we saw during the sales.

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Apple Watch Series 7 and Apple Watch SE Prime Day deals: recap


The Apple Watch Series 7, Apple's latest and most powerful smartwatch was significantly discounted at Amazon this Prime Day. In fact, both its GPS and GPS+Cellular models, as well as the two different sizes, were offered at the best price so far we've seen on these wearables - the staggering $120 off!
Apple Watch Series 7 (45mm)
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Apple Watch Series 7 (45mm)


The Good

  • Bigger display for an overall improved experience
  • Brighter display indoors
  • Faster charging
  • Reliable and hiccup-free performance
  • Multiple timers

The Bad

  • Sleep Monitoring still doesn't track deep sleep cycles

The Apple Watch Series 7 were also enjoying a generous $70 off deal on Best Buy.

Apple Watch Series 7 (41mm)

Apple Watch Series 7 (41mm)


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As for the more affordable Apple Watch SE, Amazon had it discounted by $60 (but here, the stocks didn't last as much, so do keep that in mind for next time).

Apple Watch SE (40mm)

Apple Watch SE (40mm)


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Apple Watch Series 6, 5 and older Apple Watch Prime Day deals: recap


As for older Apple Watch models, the situation was a bit more modest during the sale event. We saw the Apple Watch Series 6 Nike Edition with a 15% discount at Walmart for Prime Day.

Apple Watch Series 6 (40mm)
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Apple Watch Series 6 (40mm)


The Good

  • Always-on-Display is very bright
  • Feels really fast
  • Quicker charging

The Bad

  • Sleep Tracking is limited
  • Blood Oxygen monitoring could be more useful
  • Battery life isn’t amazing

The majority of great deals were on renewed Apple Watches. Renewed models are used devices that have been refurbished to look and work as if they were new. In this department, we saw discounts on the Apple Watch Series 7, 5, and even the now more affordable than ever Apple Watch Series 3.

Apple Watch Series 5 (40mm)
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Apple Watch Series 5 (40mm)


The Good

  • Has an always-on screen!
  • Fast performance
  • Feels very comfortable to wear
  • Very accurate heart rate measurements for a smartwatch

The Bad

  • One day battery life, not more
  • Does not work with Android phones
  • Automatic workout tracking does not detect most short workouts at all
  • No sleep tracking

Apple Watch Series 3 (38mm)
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Apple Watch Series 3 (38mm)


The Good

  • Built-in cellular connection finally
  • Robust platform with WatchOS 4
  • Bigger focus on health & fitness
  • Apple Music streaming coming later this year

The Bad

  • Same restrained look as before
  • Not a whole lot of "new" stuff


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