Before it's even on the market, the watch wins gold in the 2015 iF Design Awards. The next challenge will be to see if it can win the battle for consumers' hearts and dollars.
The general consensus is that Apple will unveil the Apple Watch at its March 9 event.
Update to Apple's mobile OS will add and enhance certain health features as the company gets ready to share more about its Apple Watch on Monday, according to a report.
On March 9, Apple is widely expected to let us know exactly when its much-anticipated Watch line will ship and how much all the new models will cost. But what other new products might Apple unveil?
The Apple Watch is a no-brainer, but expect to see MacBooks at the presentation as well. Will the Apple TV, iPad Pro or Beats Music service make an appearance?
The company is expected to share more details about its smartwatch, as well as possibly introduce new Macs, an Apple TV and other products.
By contrast, Microsoft's most recent public count in November noted Xbox One sales at around 10 million, though that figure is likely much higher after a strong holiday-shopping season.
The Apple Watch is the likely star of Apple's upcoming "Spring Forward" event, but other popular products may emerge with fresh upgrades.
Mobile World Congress starts next week in Barcelona. The largest wireless party on the planet, MWC is famous for showcasing new smartphones and wearables that you'll actually be able to buy.
As usual before a big Apple event, there are plenty of rumors and speculation about whether or how the venerable Apple TV set-top box will get an update. But Apple may not even mention it at all.
Apps to unlock hotel rooms and much more are being developed in extreme secrecy at Apple headquarters.