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'Always on' display: the Apple Watch Series 5 (€459 from Apple online store or Harvey Norman)

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'Always on' display: the Apple Watch Series 5 (€459 from Apple online store or Harvey Norman)

Question: I am considering a smartwatch and am looking at either the Apple Watch Series 3 or Series 5. I have an iPhone 7 - which would be compatible? I don't mind paying. It's not just for fitness, it's for everyday use as well. My friend said he has the Xiaomi Amazfit, which he thinks is good. I suppose I would be an Apple fan. I'm just not sure which one to get. - Joseph Beirne, via email

Answer

Based on what you say you want it for and your current phone, it's a fairly clear choice: you should get an Apple Watch over other models. And if you really don't mind paying extra, as you say, then the latest Series 5 model is indeed the best option.