1. Gadget Goblin's Avatar
    Hi, so I'm thinking of buying an Apple Watch and with WWDC around the corner I'm not sure if I should wait and see if they announce a version 2 or even drop the price a little on the watch.

    So what do you guys think?
    05-28-2016 12:38 AM
  2. Ariel Babalao's Avatar
    Since you are already thinking about the possibility to wait, then why not wait, anyway, it's just around the corner like you said, and version 2 could appeal you more than current version or current version could even get a lot cheaper too as you said. All those reasons worth the wait I think.
    But if you ask me personally, I don't like waiting until new one comes out, I just get what available at the moment, when new one comes out and I want it, then I save up again to get it, otherwise I pass it.
    RobertP1 likes this.
    05-28-2016 12:46 AM
  3. TripleOne's Avatar
    I would wait :P
    mumfoau likes this.
    05-28-2016 01:11 AM
  4. robertk328's Avatar
    We're so close, I'd wait. Which model are you considering?

    Best Buy is running some good deals right now that it may be worth getting a 1st gen to save the $, but only you'd be able to know if it would be an issue with the updates [possibly] coming/announced in June. I bought a MBP a few weeks ago (but I needed it for a trip so couldn't wait). Saved $300 which to me was more than any extra features that might come out (though TouchID rumors may make me think twice!) I'll use the $300 for AppleCare.
    05-28-2016 06:28 AM
  5. Gadget Goblin's Avatar
    I'm a very impatient person lol.

    I live in the uk so Best Buy is unfortunately not an option for me.

    I was looking at the 42mm sport
    05-28-2016 10:05 AM
  6. robertk328's Avatar
    I'm a very impatient person lol.

    I live in the uk so Best Buy is unfortunately not an option for me.

    I was looking at the 42mm sport
    Me too! But not much longer to wait thankfully
    05-28-2016 10:11 AM
  7. yoshimiya08's Avatar
    I'm thinking of getting a gem 1 Apple Watch Sport myself
    05-28-2016 11:03 AM
  8. Gadget Goblin's Avatar
    Do you think they will announce a new watch at wwdc
    05-28-2016 01:44 PM
  9. doc16mom's Avatar
    I would get a first generation watch. Even if they come out with a new watch at the conference it will not be available for months. The last release they kept on pushing back the release date. Also if apple keeps to what they do the second will only see minor changes.
    05-28-2016 01:58 PM
  10. Gadget Goblin's Avatar
    You do make a good point.
    05-28-2016 04:07 PM
  11. robertk328's Avatar
    I would get a first generation watch. Even if they come out with a new watch at the conference it will not be available for months. The last release they kept on pushing back the release date. Also if apple keeps to what they do the second will only see minor changes.
    We don't know that for sure. That was a first gen decide. And we don't even know if one will be announced! By the special offers to move inventory it seems likely.
    05-28-2016 05:02 PM
  12. Gadget Goblin's Avatar
    Seems to be no special offers over here in the UK
    05-28-2016 07:15 PM
  13. RobertP1's Avatar
    I would get the watch now. If you spend your life waiting for the "Next" thing, you will always be waiting. You can save some money on the watch now and who knows what the next one will be like? One thing that you do know, is that it is going to be more money!
    05-29-2016 06:30 PM
  14. RobertP1's Avatar
    Seems to be no special offers over here in the UK

    There will be soon
    05-29-2016 06:30 PM
  15. dave3389's Avatar
    i waited for so long before i bought,got mine last sunday. also the sport 42mm. wished i'd of bought sooner. go for it, you won't regret it
    RobertP1 likes this.
    05-29-2016 07:59 PM
  16. dave3389's Avatar
    argos 299 and if you use a store card you can get 6 months interest free credit, hope that helps
    05-29-2016 08:00 PM
  17. Gadget Goblin's Avatar
    I can get 10% off at Argos too so even better.

    Gonna go to the Apple Store Wednesday and try the sport on.

    The silver looks to go with more straps
    05-30-2016 12:18 AM
  18. dave3389's Avatar
    get the straps off amazon 3rd party ones, paid a tenner for one and it looks really good with the sport
    06-01-2016 07:00 PM
  19. robertk328's Avatar
    get the straps off amazon 3rd party ones, paid a tenner for one and it looks really good with the sport
    MoKo makes good sport bands for about that. Wearing my black one now
    06-01-2016 07:14 PM
  20. Gadget Goblin's Avatar
    So I grabbed a sport yesterday, I've ordered the moko sports band in black for work (as I work o the rail way) I'm now looking for a classic buckle strap for when I'm not at work.

    So far impressions of the watch are good. If Apple do release a new one I'm with in the 14 day return window so all good
    06-02-2016 03:05 AM
  21. robertk328's Avatar
    So I grabbed a sport yesterday, I've ordered the moko sports band in black for work (as I work o the rail way) I'm now looking for a classic buckle strap for when I'm not at work.

    So far impressions of the watch are good. If Apple do release a new one I'm with in the 14 day return window so all good
    Congrats! Enjoy your watch
    RobertP1 likes this.
    06-02-2016 04:46 AM
  22. Rob Phillips's Avatar
    So I grabbed a sport yesterday, I've ordered the moko sports band in black for work (as I work o the rail way) I'm now looking for a classic buckle strap for when I'm not at work.

    So far impressions of the watch are good. If Apple do release a new one I'm with in the 14 day return window so all good
    Congrats on your purchase! I personally don't think Apple is going to reinvent the Apple Watch so soon. They may release another iteration with some incremental updates (similar to the iPhone 6 to 6s) but it's not going to be enough to persuade most users to upgrade if they already own a Watch. Of course, this is just my opinion and I could be completely wrong. We'll see!
    I'm more excited to hear about watchOS 3 and what that's going to bring to the table. Third-party watch faces, please!
    Last edited by DevilishBanker; 06-02-2016 at 05:55 AM.
    06-02-2016 05:15 AM
  23. Spencerdl's Avatar
    I've decided to wait for the second coming of the  Watch. I figure the worst thing that could happen is the first generation  Watch price would go down.
    06-02-2016 05:53 AM
  24. robertk328's Avatar
    I'm more excited to hear about watchOS 3 and what's that's going to bring to the table. Third-party watch faces, please!
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    06-02-2016 05:54 AM
  25. Gadget Goblin's Avatar
    Thanks guys haven't been out to try it properly yet.
    06-02-2016 09:06 AM
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