Lower phones, watches, and tablets are all the rage in this pandemic economy. Apple has certainly seen the writing on the wall that brought out the iPhone SE earlier this year and now has an Apple Watch SE and an 8th generation iPad, as well as the more expensive Apple Watch Series 6 and iPad Air.
The most surprising announcement was the Watch SE, Apple’s first affordable watch. $ 429 versus $ 599 is a decent savings, and compared to the Series 6, most people aren’t lacking any really important features.
The new Series 6 blood oxygen app is really good for asthmatics (and maybe those particularly concerned about COVID-1
That said, the Series 6 chip is twice as fast and available in more colors and metals. The SE does not have the ECG monitor, but since the Therapeutic Goods Administration has been trying to activate this function in Australia for two years, the Series 6 technically does not have it either.