Apple Watch Series 9 vs. Apple Watch Series 8: Detailed Comparison

Apple Watch Series 9 was rolled out in the Wonderlust event organized by Apple Inc. The Watch Series 9 included display screen variants of 41mm and 45mm. This wearable is claimed to company’s first carbon-neutral product.

This smartwatch series succeeded the Apple Watch Series 8 and was launched last year at the “Far Out” event organized by the company. Both the wearables exude similar characteristics in terms of design. However, in terms of Specifications, the latest model has received new upgrades over Watch Series 8.

Let’s compare the two wearables, Apple Watch Series 8 with its successor, Watch Series 9 by stating various similarities and differences.

Price in India: Apple Watch Series 8 vs. Apple Watch Series 9

The Apple Watch Series 9 is currently available in two display sizes: 45mm and 41mm. These displays are available and built-in stainless steel and aluminum. The 41mm dial size with the aluminum finish is available at the cost of Rs. 41,900. Moreover, the body with stainless steel 41mm body is available at the cost of Rs. 70,900.

The stainless steel body of the 45mm display is currently available at Rs. 75,900. However, the aluminum finish body is available at the cost of Rs. 44,900. Various colors in which the wearable with an aluminum body is available are Silver, Starlight, Red, Pink, and Midnight color options. Moreover, the stainless steel wearable is currently available in Silver, Graphite, and Gold variants.

The Apple Watch Series 8 on the other hand, was available at the starting price of Rs. 45,900. Various available color options were Starlight, Silver, Red, Midnight, Graphite, and Gold options.

Specifications: Apple Watch Series 9 vs. Apple Watch Series 8

Apple Watch Series 9 vs. Apple Watch Series 8: Detailed Comparison

Apple Watch Series 8 was launched the previous year with cellular and GPS options. The same is backed up with a first-generation Ultra Wideband chip, a W3 wireless chip along with a 64-bit dual-core processor with S8 SiP. On the other hand, the Apple Watch Series 9 is expected to run 160 percent of its predecessor. The current model is equipped with a second-generation Ultra Wideband (UWB) chip and a new Apple S9 SiP process.

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Moreover, both the smart wearables offer 2,000 nits brightness and an Always-On Retina LTPO OLED display. In terms of battery, both the Watch Series 9 and Watch Series 8 offer a battery life total of 18 hours and 36 hours in low-power mode. The Apple Watch Series 9 currently runs on watchOS 10. However, its predecessor was launched in watchOS 9.

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