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Teardown ¶ 

We disassembled the Series 1 in a short blog post available on iFixit.org.

Background and Identification ¶ 

Announced simultaneously with the Apple Watch Series 2 on September 7, 2016, the Apple Watch Series 1 offers similar specifications as the original Apple Watch, but has been equipped with an upgraded dual-core processor and watchOS 3. This watch is available only in an aluminum case with Sport Band.

Specifications ¶ 

Sizes: 38 mm or 42 mm

Display:

  • OLED Retina touchscreen display with Force Touch
  • Ion-X glass
  • 450 nit brightness
  • 272 by 340 pixels (38 mm), 312 x 390 pixels (42 mm)

Processor: Custom S1P dual-core processor

Sensors: Accelerometer, built-in heart rate sensor, gyroscope, ambient light sensor

Wireless Connectivity:

  • Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n 2.4 GHz
  • Bluetooth 4.0

Haptic Feedback: Taptic Engine and built-in speaker combo for instant tactile feedback

Compatibility: iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus

Miscellaneous Features:

  • Splash resistant
  • Apple Pay and Siri support
  • Special Digital Crown Home button
  • MagSafe wireless charging

Additional Information ¶ 

Apple: Watch Series 1

Wikipedia: Apple Watch

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