The new Apple Watch receives a lavish Hermes makeover.
Love it or hate it, Apple is one of the world’s leading tech companies, and it will remain so for many years to come. Apart from unveiling its new iPhone models, namely the iPhone Xs and the Xr, Apple also showed off the Apple Watch Series 4, which is definitely the best Apple watch to date. Moreover, they also launched a special edition of the Apple Watch 4, which was created in partnership with Hermes.The French manufacturer of high fashion luxury goods Hermes has agreed to provide handcrafted leather straps and unique faces for the new Apple Watch.
The best of both worlds.
The result blends the best of both worlds when it comes to luxury and cutting-edge technology.
Hermes offers single or double strap watch bands in various ombré colors, which match perfectly with the shifting colorblock display of the new Apple Watch. Some of the most noteworthy color combinations include burgundy/pink/orange/ivory/blue for the single strap variants. There’s also a special double strap version that impresses with two tones of pink and burgundy.
Apple Watch Series 4 specs.
So what’s new with Apple’s new watch? Well, it’s currently one of the best smartwatches in the world in terms of specs, as it boasts a faster chipset when compared to the previous generation. It also has a new gyroscope, which can even detect falling. This can definitely come in handy for elderly users, but that’s not the only health-related feature packed into this high-end gadget.
Actually, the new Apple Watch can track your heart rate and heartbeat rhythm, and it can even deliver a full ECG thanks to a special app. The digital crown now offers haptic feedback, while the speaker is now 50 percent louder. The back of the case boasts black ceramic and sapphire crystal. The display is larger and the bezels are thinner, so overall, the Series 4 represents a clear improvement over its predecessor.
Pricing and availability.
This watch comes in aluminum or stainless steel. The stainless steel variants have different color options, including black stainless steel or gold. This special Hermes variant boasts a price tag of $339 for the single strap choice, while the double strap would set you back $489. It’s all there on the Apple website.