New Apple Watch will reportedly launch in the second half of 2017

Posted April 07, 2017

The new supplier will be given responsibility for the production of the Apple Watch 2.

Despite the high price tag that comes with it, there is no denying that the Apple Watch 2 is still one of the most popular wearable devices.

Compal Electronics has reportedly entered the supply chain of Apple Watch and will begin shipping products in the second half of 2017, according to sources from the upstream supply chain.

The move has apparently been made in order to free up Quanta Computer, Apple's existing Apple Watch producer, to work on a future third edition of the smartwatch.

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A third generation Apple watch is set to be launched by Apple this year. If this prediction is true, the Apple Watch Series 3 will share the limelight with the upcoming 2017 iPhones that are expected to be showcased September of this year. However, he added that Apple was still having issues with it, such as battery life and the form factor that would be required in order to carry a SIM card.

It's always been rumoured that Apple has been working on bringing cellular connectivity to the Apple Watch in early 2016, it was believed to be a planned feature for the second generation watch but instead we got Global Positioning System support. Well, your Apple Watch will now be completely independent of your iPhone, able to receive messages, notifications and even calls on its own.

As far as features are concerned, the Apple Watch 3, by default, is expected to have an improved performance compared to its predecessor. The Apple Watch Series 2 already boasts a super-bright, colourful and crisp display, so chances are it won't be tweaked too much.

With most of the smartphone makers and traditional watchmakers unveiling their new Android Wear devices in the last couple of months (TAG Heuer, Mont Blanc, Diesel, Tommy Hilfiger and more)did you really think that Apple will stay behind the competition? The unveiling of the "Apple Watch Series 3" is said to be alongside with the "iPhone 8" in September, this year, according to BGR.