World’s Best Smartwatches At Exorbitant Prices: Apple Watch Series 7 Pre-Orders Started Ahead Of Time On JD.com
The Apple Watch Series 7 smartwatch will be available for pre-order tomorrow, October 8, but the major marketplace JD.com has already started accepting pre-orders in China.
According to the source, JD.com originally offered the Apple Watch Series 7 smartwatch at a starting price of about $ 465, while the pre-order site now lists a minimum price of $ 775 for the 41mm version. And the 45mm version costs $ 820 For comparison: prices in the US start at $ 380.
The watch is IP6X water and dust resistant and features a Retina LTPO OLED touchscreen protected by Ion-X reinforced glass. They will be available in China in five new color options including Starlight, Midnight, Blue, Green and Red, as well as several new straps and dials.
The watch offers features such as an always-on display, accelerometer, gyroscope, heart rate control, barometer, compass, SpO2 and VO2max sensors. The watch runs watchOS 8 and can run up to 18 hours on a single charge.
Apple itself calls the novelty the best smartwatch in the world.