The Apple Watch Series 8 is cheaper thanks to this flash sale on La Fnac

The Apple Watch Series 8 is cheaper thanks to this flash sale on La Fnac

[Deal du Jour] The recent Apple Watch Series 8 benefits from a small price drop. Fnac offers a reduction of €50 on all 41 mm and 45 mm, GPS and Cellular models.

What is the promotion on this Apple Watch?

Displayed from 499 euros at most retailers, the Apple Watch Series 8 are currently offered with a reduction of 50 € on La Fnac and Darty.

In addition, this promotion is applicable with La Fnac’s 20/200 commercial animation this Friday only. 20 € are offered for every 200 € of purchase, with the code ‘FLOCON’ to enter in the basket. This animation is only accessible to Fnac card holders.

What’s this, Apple Watch Series 8 ?

Apple does not change much to the design of its connected watch, and this Series 8 is almost identical to previous versions. The rectangular format with its rounded edges is retained and the manufacturing quality is always there. The aluminum and steel cases are thin and the AMOLED panel occupies almost 70% of the front face, for a truly elegant look. The display is nice and everything is perfectly readable, even in direct sunlight. A light sensor is present and automatically adjusts the light.

The “Low Power Mode” is a novelty of the Apple Watch Series 8 // Source: Louise Audry / Numerama

The SiP chip accompanies the Apple Watch Series 8. The interface is fluid and navigation is done quickly. WatchOS 9 does a pretty good job of tracking sports activities. Gyroscope, GPS, compass and altimeter accompany you during your sports getaways. The calories burned or the number of steps taken can be viewed at any time on the watch or on your iPhone. Health sensors are still present with heart rate, blood oxygen level tracking and sleep tracking. The skin temperature sensor is also included, but is limited.

Does this discount on the‘Apple Watch is a good deal?

It’s a good deal if you were planning to get or gift an Apple Watch Series 8. This new version of Apple’s connected watch brings its share of new features. WatchOS is getting a big update and now offers more comprehensive sleep tracking and a more ergonomic display of notifications. Unfortunately, this Apple Watch is still not compatible with Android smartphones.

The Apple Watch Series 8 offers a battery life of just over a day, in the case of typical use. With the Permanent Display mode activated and the GPS, count less than 24 hours.

To go further with the Apple Watch

👉 Our Apple Watch Series 8 review

👉 Consult our guide to the best smartwatches

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