Everything we know so far about Apple Watch Series 7

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New Apple Watch models debut each fall like clockwork, and the countdown to Apple Watch Series 7 has already started. In this roundup, we're tracking everything we know so far about the next-generation Apple Watch. The lineup Apple's Fall 2020 Apple Watch lineup includes three models: Apple Watch Series 3, Apple Watch SE, and Apple […]
New Apple Watch models debut each fall like clockwork, and the countdown to Apple Watch Series 7 has already started. In this roundup, we're tracking everything we know so far about the next-generation Apple Watch.

The lineup

Apple's Fall 2020 Apple Watch lineup includes three models: Apple Watch Series 3, Apple Watch SE, and Apple Watch Series 6.

Lack of support for Family Setup and other features on the Series 3 makes it less compelling than the Apple Watch SE, but the $80 price difference is hard to overcome for buyers on a budget. It seems entirely possible that Apple Watch Series 3 could be discontinued in the next lineup while Apple Watch SE takes a price cut and sticks around.

That's speculation for now, but Apple Watch Series 7 replacing Series 6 this fall is almost certain. (Series 5 replaced Series 4, and Series 6 replaced Series 5.) That's where the most interesting changes occur.

Design

Will the Apple Watch Series 7 look different? We're not ruling it out yet. Apple Watch Series 6 introduced new red and blue aluminum colors and a graphite variant of the classic space black stainless steel casing. Apple Watch Series 7 could debut the first design tweak since the shift to a full-screen design with Apple Watch Series 4.

In September 2020, supply chain analyst Ming-Chi Kuo shared the ultimate teaser by predicting a new Apple Watch design could be ready as early as Series 7. Kuo…
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