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Earlier today, we saw iFixit dismantle Apple’s new dual-camera and headphone jack-less iPhone 7 Plus. Not to be left out, iFixit also brought out its non-destructive tools to pry into the new 38mm Apple Watch Series 2. The first thing noticed was that Apple has slathered on an extra dose of strong adhesives to seal in the display screen. This can be directly attributed to the Apple Watch Series 2’s newfound waterproofing, which allows it to survive being submersed in water to depths of 50 meters. Peeking inside the device, the “press” connectors of the original Apple Watch has been chucked in favor of ZIF connectors. Digging deeper inside the Apple Watch Series 2, you’ll find a battery that... Read more...
The first new hardware product that Apple announced today is the second generation Apple Watch, which it calls Apple Watch Series 2. Externally, the Apple Watch Series 2 looks very similar to its predecessor, but it has a lot more going on underneath. First of all, the Apple Watch Series 2 is powered by a brand new dual-core S2 processor, which is 50 percent faster than the outgoing S1 and it features a new GPU that is twice as fast. The second generation display is rated at 1000 nits and is the brightest display in Apple’s inventory. Apple has also incorporated built-in GPS for those that like to keep detailed track of their running pace and distance traveled (without the need for a smartphone).... Read more...