Media Event Recap: Apple Watch Launch Date
Apple has today launched the much awaited Apple Watch. Apple said that the watch would come in “early 2015”, but it wasn’t until today that they announced when it would finally come.
You can order the Apple Watch for a base price of $349. That’s for the 38mm Apple Watch Sport collection. For the 42mm version, it starts at $399. The normal Apple Watch with the stainless steel case starts at $549 buy goes up to $1,049 for the 38mm version. The 42mm version has a price from $599-$1,099. The Finally, the 38mm Apple Watch Edition goes from $10,000-$17,000. The 42mm version costs $12,000-$15,000.
The Sport collection is available with a 38mm or 42mm display. You can pick either size in white, blue, green, pink, or black.
The normal Apple Watch also has the option for a 38mm or 42mm display. It also comes in a white sport band, black sport band, black classic buckle, and milanese loop. The following are only available with a 38mm face. That one comes in a Soft Pink Modern Buckle, Brown Modern Buckle, Midnight Blue Modern Buckle. At following are only available with a 42mm face. Those are the Stone Leather Loop, Bright Blue Leather Loop, and Light Brown Leather Loop.
Finally, the Apple Watch Edition is available in rose gold or yellow gold. The wrist bands range from the Apple Watch Sport wristband to leather ones.
Pre-orders for all models will begin on April 10, with previews offered by Apple that same day. It will begin shipping on April 24 to people in the United States, Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan and United Kingdom.