Today only, Woot is discounting the previous generation Apple Watch Series 6 40mm GPS style for $279.99 in (PRODUCT)RED colorway. Shipping is free for Prime members, with an expected $6 charge otherwise. Normally at $399, this is the first new price cut we’ve seen all year and is now within $30 of the refurbished deals we’ve seen recently. That’s $119 in savings regardless, and a rare chance to save if you don’t mind opting for the limited colorway selection.
While this may not be Apple’s latest wearable, going with it Apple Watch Series 6 does not mean that you will sacrifice too much. Along with the major improvements of a refreshed casing and larger screen, Series 6 and 7 models share the same processor with a matching range of blood oxygen, heart rate and other fitness sensors. Both are also running watchOS 8! So for those who don’t need the latest and greatest, opting for the Apple Watch Series 6 offers plenty of savings. See below to find out more.
If you’d rather complement your new fitness-focused wearable with a sleeker strap, head over to our roundup of the best Apple Watch bands for plenty of strap options. $5 for a few more ways to style your new laptop. Apple’s in-house watch straps have long been a price sensitive topic, so going with a third-party alternative is a great idea. Take a closer look at our curated list of all the best bands for notable offerings from other manufacturers like Pad & Quill, Nomad, and more.
As for other Apple discounts now that we’re halfway through the week, most of the savings are dominated by price cuts on the latest MacBooks. On the flagship side of the lineup, the 16-inch and 14-inch Apple MacBook Pro M1 Pros now sit at historic lows of $1,749 with at least $250 savings attached. Although if you’d rather go for a newer model that isn’t quite as powerful, the just-released MacBook Pro M2 is back in stock at an all-time low in $1,234.
Apple Watch Series 6 Features:
- Measure your blood oxygen with a brand new sensor and app
- Check your heartbeat with the ECG app
- Retina Always-On display is 2.5x brighter outdoors when your wrist is lowered
- S6 SiP is up to 20% faster than Series 5
- 5 GHz Wi-Fi and U1 ultra-wideband chip