The Apple Watch is on sale right now, and here’s where to get it

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The web is buzzing with some great deals on Apple watches, including the Series 1 and Series 2, with discounts up to $89 off. These Apple watches have powerful processors that allow you to track your activity, measure your workouts, monitor your health, stay up to date with the people and information you care about most, and more. Apple Series 1 and Apple Series 2 watches are not only popular, they’re also highly rated by a variety of tech publications. Read on to check out these limited-time deals.

Apple Watch Series 1

Apple Watch Series 1

The Apple Watch series 1 has everything most users need from a smartwatch, including a stylish design and the much-improved WatchOS 3.0 operating system. The watch normally retails for up to $300 but is currently discounted on Target by $70. There are a wide variety of options, depending on the face and band, which are available in a handful of colors including space gray aluminum, gold aluminum, rose gold aluminum, and silver aluminum.

A powerful and speedy dual-core processor ensures your favorite apps launch immediately and that you are always up to date and able to perform everyday tasks, such as replying to a message, instantly. The Series 1 is as fast as the Apple Watch Series 2, and faster than the original Apple Watch. The watch tracks run data when you run without a phone, and maps the route when you again have access to your phone. For swimmers, the watch provides a decent level of protection, and while it’s not exactly swim-proof, it is splash-proof.

The Series 1 is thinner and a slightly sleeker than the Series 2. The battery will last about a full day, depending on how much you use it. The watch lets you go hands-free with Siri, allowing you easily do everything from set reminders to order taxis.

Head over to Target to browse these discounted Series 1 watches.

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Apple Watch Series 2

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If you’re looking for more power, consider the Apple Watch Series 2. This Apple watch is a higher-end version of the Apple Watch Series 1 that boasts upgraded features such as a brighter screen, heavier face, and built-in GPS. The Series 2 is also available in a variety of colors and varies in price depending on the model. Right now at Best Buy, you can get discounts ranging from $49 to $89 off on a variety of Apple Watch Series 2 models that normally retail between $369 to $1,000.

The Apple Watch Series 2 has received positive reviews from consumers and the tech community. When we got our hands on one ,we concluded in our Apple Watch Series 2 review that it proves Apple still makes the best smartwatch, stamping this model with an 8-star rating. We were impressed with the brighter screen that’s easy to read even while outdoors, and how WatchOS 3 works even better on the Series 2.

Some of the improved features of the Series 2 validate the increase in price over the Series 1. The watch is water-resistant up to 50 meters, and also safe to take in fresh or salt water. The included Workouts app stores your GPS data as a map that can be opened in Apple’s Activity app. And with a 1,000-nit display, sunlight is simply no longer a problem.

To score an Apple Watch Series 2 without paying full price, head on over to Best Buy, where you can browse deals on 44 different designs.

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