Open-box sales are defined as discounts on products that have been returned by the original purchaser. When it comes to Best Buy, the devices returned are checked and tested by the Geek Squad and then put back on sale at a discount. Best Buy currently has a number of Apple products that are part of its current open-box promotion. For example, less than a month after its release, you can buy a 44mm Apple Watch Series 4 for as low as $438.99. That is a significant $90.01, or 17% discount.At that price, the watch is graded fair, which means that the product works as intended, but might have some cosmetic issues like a dent or a scratch. The price for the 44mm Apple Watch Series 4 at the next level, satisfactory, is $465.99. This means that the product has minor to moderate blemishes with no cracks or dents. And the top level, excellent, means that the product looks brand new and comes with all accessories. The price for the 44mm Apple Watch Series 4 at that tier is $486.99. The fair and … [Read more...] about Best Buy’s open-box sale includes Apple Watch Series 4 models
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So, the Apple Watch Series 4 is a pretty attractive piece of hardware. Apple managed to noticeably reduce the bezels on the timepiece, when compared to previous generations, and reduced its body size to a slightly flatter profile. It packs a bunch of cool new features, FDA-approved ECG included, and has a powerful new S4 processor, which is more than welcome.A lot of people call the Apple Watch Series 4 the best smartwatch you can get right now. Apple definitely spent the past 3 generations continuously learning what exactly it wants to do with this gadget, and the Series 4 is a nice culmination of that effort.We thought we'd ask you — how desirable do you find the Apple Watch Series 4 to be? While 38% of voters aren't really fond of it (a third of those are iPhone users), 15% said they like it so much, they are considering getting an iPhone just to be able to use a Series 4 with it, while the final 47% are iPhone users that also love the new timepiece. Phonearena polls What … [Read more...] about Results: Apple Watch Series 4 winning hearts
Apple's latest Watch had some trouble Sunday with daylight saving time in Australia, reports say.Owners of the Apple Watch Series 4 posted on Reddit about their Watches getting stuck in reboot loops -- leaving them unable to charge up or restart the devices -- due to the country entering daylight saving time and losing an hour.The problems ended when Monday rolled around and the devices entered a normal 24-hour day, 9to5Mac reported.Apple didn't immediately respond a request for comment. Users who encountered the problem suspect it was tied to the Activity complication on the Infograph Modular face. That draws a timeline graph of the current day based on hour by hour data. Users reckon the 23-hour day caused by daylight saving time caused the Watch to crash and reboot until it runs out of power.Some figured out a workaround that involved removing the Infograph Modular face using the Watch's companion app on iPhone, and noted that they could use it as normal on Monday. Now playing: … [Read more...] about Apple Watch Series 4 reportedly had some trouble with daylight saving time
The new Apple Watch is out and it's pretty awesome. Apple increased the body size by a bit but also reduced the bezels, giving the Watch a new, modernized look. Additionally, it improved on it with an actual ECG monitor (FDA-approved at that), a new Taptic engine feedback for when you are rotating the crown, a new S4 chip, which improves performance, and new loudspeakers that are much more audible than before.You can check our review of the Apple Watch Series 4 below, but here's a spoiler: it's pretty much the best smartwatch you can get right now. Yes, the Samsung Galaxy Watch is a close second, but has a bit of catching up to do.But hey, we are on the Internet, and it's full of opinions. Let's get yours — do you like the Apple Watch Series 4? … [Read more...] about What do you think about the Apple Watch Series 4?
The Apple Watch Series 4 has a bigger, more immersive screen and it's much faster watch than before, but what about its battery life? Apple officially says that the Apple Watch Series 4 lasts an average of some 18 hours, so does that mean that in real life it won't be able to get you through a longer day? There is no way to test better than to use the watch and that's what we've been doing lately, and here is what you need to know about the battery life on the Series 4: yes, it will last you through even those longer days, and sure enough, it over-achieves and lasts a lot more than Apple officially says it will. In our experience with the watch, it lasted an average of 36 hours to 48 hours off the charger, meaning that for a lot of people, it will not be a big deal if you don't charge your watch every single night. You'd still get through the next day. We've documented our experience with the watch below, so you could get a sense of what our day look like, and draw some conclusions … [Read more...] about Apple Watch Series 4 battery life