Why Cupertino should kill off Apple Watch Series 3

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Save big on the Apple Watch Series 3
If you buy Apple Watch Series 3 in 2021, you're probably going to regret it.
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It’s about time Cupertino gave Apple Watch Series 3 the boot instead of allowing more customers to suffer. The nearly 4-year-old smartwatch isn’t just showing its age on the outside. It’s also painfully slow. And with just 8GB of internal storage, it’s more trouble than it’s worth.

Priced at $199, Apple Watch 3 offers iPhone users a slightly more affordable gateway into Apple’s smartwatch ecosystem — but it’s one everybody should avoid walking through.

How to reset Apple Watch Series 3 to install new watchOS updates

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How to reset Apple Watch 3
With just 8GB of storage, some Apple Watch 3 models are struggling to keep up.
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Many Apple Watch Series 3 owners are unable to update to the latest watchOS release because their device doesn’t have enough storage space. But Apple says there is a way to get around this issue.

The solution is to reset your Apple Watch, wiping all data and settings, before updating. We’ll show you how.

Pick up Apple Watch 5 at its lowest price yet in time for watchOS 7

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Get Apple Watch 5 at its lowest price yet
Bag yours before they're all gone!
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Get ready for Apple’s big watchOS 7 update this fall by treating yourself to Apple Watch Series 5 at its lowest price yet. Prices now start at just $299 (down from $399) for a 40mm model with GPS connectivity.

You can also enjoy $20 off Apple Watch Series 3 (also compatible with watchOS 7), which is now down to just $179.

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Want to upgrade to watchOS 7? Get Apple Watch 3 for $179, save $100 on Apple Watch 5

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Or save $100 on Apple Watch Series 5.
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You might need to upgrade your Apple Watch to enjoy this year’s big watchOS 7 upgrade, which drops support for Series 1 and Series 2 devices. The good news is you can get an Apple Watch 3 for even less right now.

Pick up a brand-new model today for as little as $179.

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There’s still time to save $100 on Apple Watch 5, $20 on Apple Watch 3

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But not for long!
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Amazon’s brilliant discounts on Apple Watch are yet to disappear, which means there’s still time to save $100 on Series 5 and $20 on Series 3 models. Bag yours today for as little as $179.

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Save on Apple Watch Series 3 — now just $179 while stocks last

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Don't wait until they're all sold out!
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Amazon’s generous price cuts aren’t just for Apple Watch Series 5. You can also save $20 on almost all Series 3 models, which now start at a mere $179. Or opt for a cellular model for as little as $279 while stocks last.

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Bag an Apple Watch for under $130 today only

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watchOS 4 is great and all, but what's coming in watchOS 5?
Quick! Stock is selling fast.
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Woot’s big sales on Apple devices never fail to disappoint. Its latest offers up Apple Watch refurbs, with prices starting at a mere $129.99. The deal is good for today only and stock is selling fast, so claim yours while you can.

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Apple Watch Series 3 hits its lowest price yet — get yours for just $179

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Save big on the Apple Watch Series 3
Probably the best way to spend $179.
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If you don’t already have an Apple Watch, now is the time to change that. Brand-new Series 3 models are now available from Amazon at their lowest prices yet. Order yours today for just $179.

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