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Apple Watch Teardown
The Apple Watch may be beautiful on the outside, but how about on the inside?
In this TechRepublic teardown gallery, Bill Detwiler goes inside the watch’s case for a look at the hardware that powers Apple’s new wearable.
To read his complete hardware analysis, check out his article, Apple Watch teardown reveals unique hardware and replaceable parts.
Cracking Open Apple Watch: Pricing and models
The Apple Watch comes in three different models, two different sizes, and six different finishes. There are more than a dozen different bands and prices range from $349 all the way up to ridiculous $17,000 for the gold versions.
Cracking Open Apple Watch: Dimensions and weight
Our test unit was a 42mm stainless steel model with a black sport band. It measured 42mm high, just under 36mm wide, 10.5mm thick. It weighed a very light 50 grams.
The front panel on this model is made from sapphire crystal, compared to Ion-X glass on the aluminum-bodied Sport model.