Until the experts figure out the timing of the release of the Apple Watch 2, browsers, portal 9to5Toys found that major U.S. retail chains Wal-Mart and Target have already cut prices on Apple Watch first generation. Discount on Apple wearable computer in the format of a smart watch was $100.
Last year on Black Friday Best Buy have already slashed the price of Apple Watch for $100, but the discount was only on the older models. For more affordable Apple Watch Sport price reduction was not as significant.
Now all versions of the Apple Watch in Best Buy dropped $100. Apple Watch Sport with a case size of 38mm is offered at $249, the modification of the size 42 mm costs $299, more expensive versions with different straps also dropped $100.
Shopping network Target has also announced a reduction in the price of Apple Watch for $100. Apple in October had offered a discount of $50 on the Apple Watch, but only for those who buy their new iPhone.
In connection with such an attractive price reduction, it is worth remembering the recent rumors that the updated Apple Watch can be presented already in March of this year. Perhaps the inventory of devices sellers start to sell in advance. Experienced retailers realize that if they don’t offer discounts now, they’ll have to do more substantial discount on the original model, when the Windows will be new Apple Watch.
According to preliminary information, the update cycle of the Apple Watch will resemble that of the iPhone. Traditionally, the ruler of “Apple” communicators with the letter “S” is an update of the previous generation device. So it was with iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4s, iPhone 5s and the latest iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. In the case of the Apple Watch expected in spring S-update smart watch: the design of the gadget will not change, but the device will receive a number of improvements at the hardware level.
Although it seems logical, in previous communications insiders spoke only about the update of the straps and software for Apple Watch.
Presentation of new Apple products will take place in the framework of a special press conference on March 15. During the event, the company will introduce a 4-inch iPhone 5se and the new iPad Air 3.