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Apple introduces new Watch bands for spring

Apple has also announced the availability of the Nike Sport Loop band on its own.

  • Published: March 22, 2018 5:04 PM IST
Apple Watch spring band collection

If you are an Apple Watch user, the company has introduced a range of new bands for spring season. The new colors are not limited to the standard model of the smartwatch and extend to the deluxe Hermès edition too. In addition to introducing new Watch bands, Apple also announced that it will be selling the Nike’s Sport Loop band on its own, which means, you can swap the regular strap on the standard model for the sport edition band.

The new Apple Watch bands include woven nylon bands with new color stripes for the standard model, while the Nike version gets the latest color match, and a new edge paint has been added for the luxury variant. All new bands will be available for order later this month via apple.com, select Apple Stores, Apple Authorized Resellers, and carriers.

In terms of the color combinations, the Sport Band is available in Denim Blue, Lemonade and Red Raspberry. The Woven Nylon bands come in choices of Black Stripe, Blue Stripe, Gray Stripe and Pink Stripe. The Sport Loop is available in Flash Light, Hot Pink, Marine Green and Tahoe Blue, and the Classic Buckle is in Spring Yellow, Electric Blue and Soft Pink. The Nike Sports Loops are available in Black/Pure Platinum, Bright Crimson/Black, Cargo Khaki, Midnight Fog and Pearl Pink.

The standard Sport Loop and its variants will sell for $49 (approximately Rs 3,200). The Classic Buckle is available at $149 (approximately Rs 9,800). The Single Tour Rallye bands are priced at $439 (approximately Rs 28,600) while the Double Tour Rallye bands are priced at $489 (approximately Rs 31,900).

The Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular) model in Space Gray aluminum with a Black Sport Loop, and the Nike+ version with Space Gray aluminum and a Midnight Fog Sport Loop band will be available at $399 (approximately Rs 25,900).

  • Published Date: March 22, 2018 5:04 PM IST