This yr’s Apple Watch Sequence 9, launched in September, is not precisely brimming with new options (learn our evaluation right here). And the subsequent iteration of the system, doubtless due subsequent yr, reportedly will not be very modern both.
In line with Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, subsequent yr’s Apple Watch will not have the rumored micro-LED show nor the blood-glucose monitor.
As a substitute, micro-LED is coming to Apple Watch in 2025, Kuo claims, or maybe even 2026. As for the blood-glucose monitoring function, Kuo says it is not taking place in 2024 — and “presumably not in 2025,” both.
Actually, Kuo places it relatively bluntly: “The 2024 new Apple Watch will unlikely have vital modern experiences.”
If this rumor is correct, this might be disappointing. The Apple Watch Sequence 9’s largest new options are Double Faucet and elevated brightness, that are welcome upgrades, however not groundbreaking. As of this writing, it is unclear which noteworthy perks, if any, the next-generation Apple Watch will deliver to the desk.
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Kuo has an fascinating prediction, nonetheless. He thinks that Apple can create “unparalleled and modern well being administration expertise” by integrating the Apple Watch with the upcoming Apple Imaginative and prescient Professional headset. Particulars on how, precisely, this would possibly work are absent. We could discover out extra when Imaginative and prescient Professional launches in early 2024.