Apples The so-called will be stopped Apple Watch Series 3 This year. According to well-known Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, the smartwatch could end in the third quarter of 2022. Although the technology giant has stopped selling Apple Watch series 4, Series 5 and Series 6. Five years old Apple Watch The Series 3 has been able to survive all these years as an affordable alternative to the Apple Watch SE.
Since Apple is rumored to unveil watchOS 9 for its smartwatch, the next generation operating system, WWDC22, Kuo believes that the computing power of the Apple Watch Series 3 may not meet the requirements of the new OS. It is worth noting that Apple may discontinue the Apple Watch Series 3, but this does not mean that the company will end support for it. Users of the device will still be able to take advantage of its fitness sensors.
Mark Gurman of Bloomberg believes that 2022 is going to be a big year for Apple Watch. “I think this year will be the biggest in the history of the Apple Watch after the original model,” he wrote in his newsletter PowerOne. Apple is rumored to be launching a range of products this year, including new iPhones, Macs, iPads, smartwatches, AirPods, AR / VR headsets and more.
According to Gurman, the tech giant will launch three new smartwatches this year – Apple Watch Series 8, Upgraded Apple Watch SE and an Apple Watch ready for extreme sports. Gurman noted in his Power on Newsletter that he did not expect any major upgrades to Apple smartwatches in terms of health sensors. He further believes that wearable items may have body temperature characteristics, faster chips and better activity tracking features.