Best Buy is currently selling
Apple Watch Series 3 models with cellular for anywhere from $100 to $250 off
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In other words, yep, it’s clear that an Apple Watch refresh is on the way in the coming months.
Even so, the Apple Watch Series 3 is a fantastic device and you shouldn’t shrug it off just because a refresh is on the way. It does basically everything that earlier models do, but it’s packed with support for an independent LTE connection and a GPS, and it’s faster, brighter, and more water-resistant.
There’s also a huge selection to choose from. On the low end, you can get this
38mm Apple Watch Series 3 with GPS and cellular
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larger 42mm model
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At the high end, you have the
$1,099 Apple Watch Edition
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stainless steel models
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Should you wait? The
current rumors for the next Apple Watch are kind of scant, and the most believable of them simply claim that the newer models will have a larger display. They won’t actually be larger in size, though, as Apple apparently wants to make sure all the supported bands still fit.
I can’t see the design changing all that massively (but of course I could be wrong). It’ll almost certianly be faster and brighter and sport a better battery life. I’m perfectly happy with my own Series 3, though, so if you don’t feel like waiting around for the next discount, this is worth taking advantage of.