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Best Memorial Day Apple Watch Deals 2020: Series 3 and Series 5

The Apple Watch Memorial Day deals have arrived, with Amazon and Best Buy’s Memorial Day sales bringing the most significant discounts: The Apple Watch Series 3 from just $179, down from $199, and the latest Apple Watch Series 5 from only $299, down $100 from $399. You’ll need to act fast to be in with a chance of taking either of these puppies home on the cheap: Stock is limited and competition is fierce when it comes to Apple Watch deals.

Today’s Best Memorial Day Apple Watch Deals

  • Apple Watch Series 3 (38mm, GPS) — $179, was $199
  • Apple Watch Series 3 (42mm, GPS) — $209, was $229
  • Apple Watch Series 5 (40mm, GPS) — $299, was $399
  • Apple Watch Series 5 (44mm, GPS) — $329, was $429
  • Apple Watch Series 5 (40mm, Cellular + GPS) — $399, was $499
  • Apple Watch Series 5 (44mm, Cellular + GPS) — $429, was $529

Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS, 40mm)

$384 $399
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Apple's latest and greatest smartwatch is "close to perfection" according to our reviewer. This is the standard-sized 40mm model with built-in GPS, always-on retina display and 30% larger screen.

Apple Watch Series 4 (GPS + Cellular, 40mm) Refurbished

$350
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This refurbished Apple Watch features cellular connectivity and comes in like-new condition in a plain box. Priced about the same or less than a new, non-cellular version, saving you a bunch of cash.

Apple Watch Series 5 Nike (40mm, GPS)

$384 $399
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Stay connected with the Apple Watch Series 5 featuring a 40mm curved watch face with an LTPO OLED always-on Retina display.

Apple Watch Nike Series 5 (GPS) 40mm with Pure Platinum/Black Nike Sport Band

$384 $399
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Apple Watch Nike Series 5 lets you track your workouts and listen to Audio Guided Runs with the Nike Run Club app and the Always-On Retina display.

Apple Watch Series 5 (44mm, GPS)

$414 $429
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Featuring GPS, always-on retina display, 30% larger screen, ECG app, electrical and optical heart sensors, a built-in compass, and is swimproof.

Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS) 40mm Space Gray Aluminum Case with Black Sport Band

$380 $399
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Apple Watch Series 5 has a display that's always on and shows the time and all important information without raising your wrist.

Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS) 38mm

$187 $200
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This Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS) 38mm comes with a space gray aluminum case and black sport band.

Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular, 38mm)

$249 $299
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Our reviewer called it a "joy to use" the Apple Watch Series 3. Featuring superb fitness tracking ability, it has both GPS and cellular connectivity, so you don't have to sync to a phone.

Apple Watch Nike Series 5 (GPS) 44mm

$414 $429
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Apple Watch Nike Series 5 lets you listen to music and receive encouragement from friends during your workout right on your wrist.

Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular) 40mm with Black Sport Band

$484 $499
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Apple Watch Series 5 has a display that's always on and helps you navigate with the built-in compass. It also lets you check on your heart and track your workouts.

Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS, 42mm)

$230
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The larger Apple Watch Series 3 which, at 42mm, is still a bit smaller than the sized-up Series 4 and Series 5.

Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular) 44mm

$514 $529
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Apple Watch Series 5 has a display that's always on, showing the time and letting you check on your heart with the ECG app. It also allows you to stay connected with cellular connectivity.

Apple Watch Series 5 Nike (GPS + Cellular) 44mm

$514 $529
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This Apple Watch Series 5 Nike (GPS + Cellular) 44mm comes with a space gray aluminum case and an anthracite/black Nike sport band.

Apple Watch Series 3 GPS - 38mm - Sport Band - Aluminum Case

$169 $199
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Now's a great time to score the GPS version of Apple Watch Series 3. Billed as the "Ultimate sports watch and intelligent activity tracker," this watch is even swimproof.

Apple Watch Nike+ Series 4 (GPS) 44mm

$247 $379
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Nike+ Apple Watch Series 4 is purpose-built for those who take advantage of this wearable's fantastic suite of outdoor and fitness-tracking functions.

How To Choose An Apple Watch

With multiple options for you to pick from in 2020, choosing the right Apple Watch is not as easy as it might have been a few years ago. Six generations of the Apple Watch have been released so far and three of them — the Apple Watch Series 3, Apple Watch Series 4, and Apple Watch Series 5 — are on the market right now.

The Series 5 is the newest 2019 release (and is actually the sixth generation model despite its name, as the first Apple Watch was not numbered). It’s the latest, greatest, and most feature-rich; and as you would expect, it’s the most expensive with a starting price of around $400 for the basic models. There is no denying that the Apple Watch Series 5 is an early perfect wearable, though, so if you want the best and are willing to pay for it (and the above Memorial Day Apple Watch deals should help with that), then it’s easy to recommend.

The Apple Watch Series 4 is in kind of a weird spot between the Series 5 and Series 3. It’s not much cheaper than the Series 5 (meaning that it’s quite a bit more expensive than the Series 3), but that isn’t to say that it’s a bad buy. The Apple Watch Series 4 was impressive in 2018 and it’s impressive now. That said, we only recommend the Series 4 if you want some upgrades over the Series 3 and can find a worthy deal on it. If not, it might be a better idea to spring for the Series 5.

The 2017 Apple Watch Series 3 is the oldest WatchOS wearable that is still on the market, and Apple has kept supporting it for a reason. It’s an excellent smartwatch that has aged well. While it lacks some of the updated features of the Series 4 and Series 5, the Apple Watch Series 3 is about half the price (or less) of the newer models — you can often find the brand new Series 3 going for less than $200, which is an incredible value. If you’re after a solid Apple Watch deal, you’re on a budget, and you want to get the most bang for your buck, the Series 3 is the one for you.

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