Just how long does an Apple Watch last?

How long does an Apple Watch last? This is a question that anyone considering investing in an Apple smartwatch is likely to ask. Apple Watches aren't exactly cheap, so you want to be sure the investment is going to be worthwhile.

Apple has been releasing a new generation of the Apple Watch every year since 2015, usually in September. That means that we're now on the Series 9. And then there's also the cheaper Apple Watch SE and the high-end Apple Watch Ultra, both of which have now seen two iterations. But most people don't buy a watch expecting to need to upgrade in 12 months, and fortunately Apple Watches are built to last longer than that. He were consider just how long in order to answer the question, are apple watches worth buying?

Joe Foley

Joe is a regular freelance journalist and editor at Creative Bloq. He writes news, features and buying guides and keeps track of the best equipment and software for creatives, from video editing programs to monitors and accessories. A veteran news writer and photographer, he now works as a project manager at the London and Buenos Aires-based design, production and branding agency Hermana Creatives. There he manages a team of designers, photographers and video editors who specialise in producing visual content and design assets for the hospitality sector. He also dances Argentine tango.