Apple Watch scored top honors in a recent J.D. Power customer satisfaction survey of smartwatch owners. The report asked almost 2,700 customers who bought a new device between June 2015 and June 2016 a variety of questions pertaining to their experiences. The two leading companies in the survey were Apple and Samsung, with Apple winning overall satisfaction in the smartwatch category and Samsung taking second place. When it comes to fitness bands, Samsung beat out Garmin for first place.
Glances are another casualty of watchOS 3. While this feature has been removed, you can still get information from your most frequently used apps quickly.
WatchOS 3 removes the Friends list from Apple Watch. Instead, a long press and hold on the side button initiates an emergency call.
Yes, the Apple Watch can automatically call emergency services in your area, and send your location to your emergency contacts. Press and hold the side button under the Digital Crown to activate SOS mode.
There are two requirements for SOS mode to call 911:
If you have been holding off on purchasing an Apple Watch due to its high price, Best Buy is offering up to $200 off on select Apple Watch models. Best Buy is marketing the Apple Watch as a "product Dad will love" for Father's Day. The 38mm Stainless Steel Watch with black Sports Band is available for only $349.00, for a savings of $200, and other models are available at a $100 discount. Best Buy has also discounted the Watch Sport by $50.