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Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm) All specs

Full specifications smartwatch: Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm) specs, detailed technical information, features, price and review. All about this smartwatch.

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Apple Watch 2

Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm)

WatchOS smartwatch with 780MHz Dual-core median processor provides good performance when performing some functions of the Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm)

Great connectivity of this device includes Bluetooth 4.0 + A2DP, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n [wifi4] (2.4GHz) and NFC to make mobile payments or connection to other devices.

Device with 40 grams including the battery. The Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm) smartwatch is relatively thin with 11.8mm thickness.

Summary

*depends on the model
βš™οΈ CPU: Apple S2 (28nm)
πŸ€– WatchOS 3.0
πŸ”„ WatchOS 5.0
πŸ“± 1.5" / 1.65"*
AMOLED
πŸ”³ RAM: 512MB
πŸ’½ ROM: 8GB
πŸ”Œ WIFI4, BT4.0, NFC
πŸ“· Not supported
 πŸ”‹ 273mAh / 334mAh*

πŸ“± Model features

Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm)
ModelWatch 2 (Edition 38mm)
Other model namesApple Watch Edition Series 2 Ceramic A1816 38mm, iWatch S2
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandApple
Release date12/1/2016
Depth11.8 millimeters (0.46 inches)
Size (width x height)34 x 39.2 millimeters (1.34 x 1.54 in)
Weight40 grams (1.4 ounces)
Build, materialsCeramic body, glass front
Protection against water and others5 ATM: 50 meters waterproof

πŸ“² Display

Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm)
Display typeAMOLED
Screen size1.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~53.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution340x272 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)290 PPI
Colors16 million
Scratch-resistant glassSapphire Glass
Refresh ratefeature not registered
Display featuresfeature not registered

πŸ€– Operating System

Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm)
System versionWatchOS 3.0
Firmware updateWatchOS 5.0
User Interfacefeature not registered

βš™οΈ Processor

Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm)
Chipset32bit: Apple S2 (28nm)
CPUDual-core, 1 processor:
2x 780MHz ARM Cortex-A7 (Dual-core)
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR G6200
Performance (benchmark)feature not registered

πŸ’½ Memory and storage

Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm)
RAM memory512MB LPDDR3
Internal storage8GB (5GB available)
External storageNot supported

πŸ“Ά Mobile networks

Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm)
Dual-SIMNot supported
SIM cardNot supported
Maximum Download / Uploadfeature not registered
Network technologyfeature not registered
Frequency, bands Expand band details Collapse details
GSM MHz bandNot supported
Primary 2G networkNot supported
Primary 3G networkNot supported
Primary 4G networkNot supported
Primary 5G networkNot supported
Primary data networkNot supported
Secondary 2G networkNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supported

πŸ“· Camera

Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm)
Back camera (main camera)Not supported
Main camera resolutionNot supported
Video recording (primary)Not supported
FlashNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered
AutofocusNot supported
Touch focusNot supported
Image stabilizationNot supported
ZoomNot supported
Face/smile detectionNot supported
BSI sensorNot supported
HDRNot supported
Camera extrasfeature not registered

πŸ“Έ Front camera

Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm)
Front camera (secondary)Not supported
Front camera resolutionNot supported
Video recording (secondary)Not supported
Front flashNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered

πŸ”‰ Sound and multimedia

Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm)
LoudspeakerSupported
Active noise cancellationNot supported
RadioNot supported
TVNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC

πŸ”Œ Connectivity

Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm)
USBNot supported
Audio outputNot supported
TV outputNot supported
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n [wifi4] (2.4GHz)
DLNANot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
NFCSupported
Infrared portNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Heart rate
Pedometer
Vibrating alertSupported

πŸ”‹ Battery

Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm)
Battery typeLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity273 mAh
Charger, wattsWired charging
Inductive / wireless chargingMagnetic charging (dock)
Talk time autonomy18 hours
Standbyfeature not registered

βž• Other features

Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm)
Call controlNot supported
MessagingSMS, E-mail
Hands-free callingSupported
Video callingNot supported
Ringtonesfeature not registered
Web browserNot supported
AntennaNot supported
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supported
Miscellaneousβ€’ Colors: White
β€’ White Sport band
β€’ 1000 nits screen
β€’ 3D Touch display
β€’ Siri
β€’ Requires an iPhone 5s/iOS 11 or later

☒️ Radiation rate

Apple Watch 2 (Edition 38mm)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered
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