KGI predicts the new LTE Apple Watch won't have a new Form Factor
On August 6 Patently Apple posted a report titled "The Apple Watch Breakthrough that we've all been waiting for may arrive in Q4," which is of course independent cellular connectivity. Now Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities has released a new forecast on the next generation Apple Watch. According to Kuo, the Apple Watch 3 will ship later this year with both LTE and non-LTE models while not offering a new form factor. Kuo specifies that the Apple Watch will continue to ship in two size configurations: 38mm and 42mm cases. What's hard to believe at this point in time is KGI's guesstimate that the LTE model will only account for 35-40% of Apple Watch volume for the holiday quarter.
Patently Apple's 'Snap News' is designed to provide our fan base with quick access to more Apple news that's being reported on around the blogosphere. It's a format that's brief, to the point and without graphics. About Making Comments on our Site: Patently Apple reserves the right to post, dismiss or edit any comments. Those using abusive language or negative behavior will result in being blacklisted on Disqus.