Apple Watch Series 7 Pre-Orders to Start This Friday, Available on October 15

Apple today announced that pre-orders for the new Apple Watch Series 7 will start on Friday, October 8, with availability on Friday, October 15.

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While Apple announced the Series 7 alongside the iPhone 13 last month, the company didn't provide any information on availability besides saying it will be available "later this fall." The new Apple Watch will officially be available for pre-orders at 5 a.m. PDT on Friday, October 8, and will start shipping a week later on Friday, October 15.

The Series 7, compared to the Series 6, features a larger display with slightly more rounded corners, which allows the display to appear to curve on the sides. The new Series 7 also sports improved IP6X certification for dust resistance in addition to WR50 water resistance. The new watch, however, keeps the same CPU as the Series 6.

The Series 7 comes in five aluminum case finishes, including a refined blue case, (PRODUCT)RED, midnight, starlight, and green. Stainless steel options in silver, graphite, and gold stainless steel alongside "Apple Watch Edition" in titanium and black titanium will also be available. The Series 7 starts at $399 and joins the Apple Watch SE and the Apple Watch Series 3 in the lineup.

To learn more about the Apple Watch Series 7, including on whether you should upgrade or not, be sure to check out our comprehensive roundup.

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Top Rated Comments

rainafterthesun Avatar
35 months ago
Anyone else a bit annoyed they can’t see the specs or photos still besides the marketing that’s been out since the announcement (same as iPhone 13)?
Score: 19 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Razorpit Avatar
35 months ago

The best news when I got out of bed.
For me it's, "I'm alive? Another day? YES! THANK YOU!" ;)
Score: 15 Votes (Like | Disagree)
locovaca Avatar
35 months ago
My launch day S3 GPS begs to differ

This seems like an underwhelming update. I have the Series 5 and it would take a lot for me to upgrade.
Score: 14 Votes (Like | Disagree)
bookcase Avatar
35 months ago
This seems like an underwhelming update. I have the Series 5 and it would take a lot for me to upgrade.
Score: 13 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Xtir Avatar
35 months ago



Oh my god, it looks so good
yeah kinda like this..

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Score: 11 Votes (Like | Disagree)
HeavenDynamic Avatar
35 months ago
Looks like they haven't updated the Watch Studio yet. Are we supposed to discover the prices of the model that we went when ordering?
Score: 7 Votes (Like | Disagree)