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Apple Watch Series 5: First look and everything new

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Apple Watch Series 5

Update, Sept. 18: Read our full rated Apple Watch Series 5 review here.


You can preorder the Apple Watch Series 5 right now. It will be available in stores on Sept. 20.

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The price starts at $399 (£399, AU$649) for the GPS-only model, and $499 (£499, AU$799) for both GPS and cellular. 

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There are many varieties of new looks from which to choose.

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One of the styles is a brushed-titanium finish. 

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The Apple Watch apps focus on user fitness and biometrics.

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It also assists with health research. 

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The watch has an always-on display and an all-day, 18-hour battery life.

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Additional features are a native compass and a decibel reader. 

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Apple announced that iPhone and Apple Watch users can soon share their health data with major health organizations to be part of several health studies. 

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