Earlier this week, Apple announced the, leading to the inevitable: Price reductions on the Series 5, which is now discontinued (but still a very good watch).
For a limited time, and while supplies last, Walmart has the, tying the lowest price I've seen on that model. (You can also get .)
That's basically $100 below the price of the Series 6, which brings features like a faster processor and blood-oxygen to the table (er, wrist). My two cents on both those additions: Largely unnecessary for most users. (I'm still using a Series 3; it's plenty "fast," whatever that even means for purposes of a smartwatch.)
With the Series 5, you still get the always-on display option, the compass, the ECG capabilities and so on. Read CNET'sto learn more.
Not wild about the "pink sand" wristband? No problem, you can trade it for countless other options, many of them very inexpensive. Here's.
If you want a space-gray or silver color, however, hold tight. I'm quite certain we'll see more deals on the Series 5 in the weeks to come -- and maybe even better ones as well.
This article was first published last week.
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