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Apple Smart Watch Sport 38mm Stainless Steel White Refurbished

Last Updated: 1 Jan 2019 (Refresh Now)
8.0
SCORE
/10
Total Reviews
989
Old Reviews
202
Unverified
50
Spam Test
PASS
0.51 GHz
PROCESSOR CLOCK
3 hours
TALK TIME
8 GB
INTERNAL STORAGE
512 GB
MEMORY

Review Summary - 737 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Marketplace
 85
amazon, thank, expected, came, refurbished
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Is exactly what is pictured/ described.  ...  "
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" ...  Very trusted seller!  ...  "
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" ...  Works as expected!  ...  "
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" ...  It was exactly as advertised. ... Other than that, it is great and does what I expected.  ...  "
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" ...  Especially from eBay and Amazon.  ...  "
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" ...  I love amazon.  ...  "
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" ...  Just as I expected!  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you Amazon!  ...  "
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Delivery
 78
came, box, shipping, package, condition
+83%
-17%
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" ...  as described and very fast ship .  ...  "
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" ...  It works and was in great condition.  ...  "
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" ...  Ive had no issues with it, when arrived everything was boxed up right.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent product, came in factory box, was exactly as expected.  ...  "
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" ...  Order came on time and everything is perfect !  ...  "
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" ...  Although the info clearly states that it will ship in a different box I was still skeptical when it arrived in half the time and in an android box.  ...  "
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" ...  Although it was refurbished , it arrived in a timely fashion looking absolutely pristine.  ...  "
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" ...  Product came as shown and in a timely manner.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 64
apple, iphone, pair, smart, sync
+73%
-27%
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" ...  Connection with Mac computers was easy.  ...  "
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" ...  I love my Apple Watch.  ...  "
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" ...  I love my new Apple Watch.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a great way to go in getting an Apple watch.  ...  "
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" ...  I am so in love with my watch!  ...  "
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" ...  I bought him an Apple Watch for the work.  ...  "
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" ...  I admittedly love Apple products and like the others this just works.  ...  "
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" ...  If you're in the market for a smart watch, and have an iPhone.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 55
months, working, refurbished, ago, bought this watch
+58%
-42%
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" ...  The watch has been working great for months now!  ...  "
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" ...  It work without any issues  ...  "
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" ...  Got it two weeks ago.  ...  "
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" ...  I’ve had it for about two days and it works perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this and it came in about 3 days totally brand new no problems and I love it  ...  "
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" ...  Worried because I got it refurbished but no problems so far.  ...  "
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" ...  It has worked perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  It has worked amazingly since day one.  ...  "
Charging
 53
watch, charge, charging, come, apple
+42%
-58%
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" ...  Unfortunately after receiving & opening my package the watch back comes off completely and come apart with the magnetic charger.  ...  "
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" ...  Now it won’t even turn on and I’ve charged it for a whole day.  ...  "
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" ...  The charger was broken when I get it out of the box and won’t charge my Apple Watch  ...  "
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" ...  Had to charge it, and we had a hard time syncing it to the phone.  ...  "
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" ...  Only received half of a watch band and a charger.  ...  "
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" ...  Won’t charge  ...  "
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" ...  Only white straps and charger were in the box.  ...  "
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" ...  I would put in on the charger & the Apple sign would pop up & just keep popping up & fading out over & over!  ...  "
Design
 47
watch, looks brand new, new, looks and works, brand new
+98%
-2%
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" ...  I use it everday I never saw it being this amazing even when I take it off I accidentally check the time on my naked wrist and it's weird.  ...  "
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" ...  The box looked like it was new. ... The watch finish was perfect.  ...  "
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" ...  Love the watch it looks brand new!  ...  "
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" ...  My daughter is 11yo & begged for the rose gold apple iwatch for Christmas. ... It sure looks the same quality as my husbands $700 cellluar Apple iwatch.  ...  "
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" ...  Great packaging and looks perfect.  ...  "
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" ...  The color, the fit, the performance! ... Coworkers have and mine looks better!  ...  "
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" ...  Really good looking.  ...  "
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" ...  Stylish and functional!  ...  "
Battery Life
 44
battery life, day, watch, charge, life
+32%
-68%
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" ...  It does not hold charge and dies immediately.  ...  "
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" ...  now the battery is so weak and dont last that long.  ...  "
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" ...  Battery wouldn't stay up.  ...  "
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" ...  Watch doesn’t have battery life maybe 6h.  ...  "
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" ...  Won’t charge  ...  "
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" ...  Had no battery life.  ...  "
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" ...  When it came back on (on its own) it would show a high percentage of battery, for example 60%.  ...  "
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" ...  Now it won’t even turn on and I’ve charged it for a whole day.  ...  "
Band
 39
watch, apple watch, bands, 42mm, strap
+51%
-49%
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" ...  It came with two bands a s/m and a m/L 👍🏼 If you're looking for a good deal on an Apple Watch this is the one to get!  ...  "
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" ...  It feels really nice with the band it comes with and has a lot of neat little features too.  ...  "
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" ...  No scratches, no wear on the band, and the watch itself works perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  It came with a charger and extra band, even.  ...  "
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" ...  Very happy with the apple watch and the sport band that came with it.  ...  "
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" ...  It came perfectly packaged, along with a longer optional strap. ... I ordered separately the magnetic black mesh band because it is easier and neater to fasten than the rubber band.  ...  "
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" ...  I got the 38mm and the fit is perfect for a really small wrist.  ...  "
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" ...  All of the original parts including charger and the larger bands were in the packaging.  ...  "
For Kids
 34
daughter, husband, watch, wife, son
+100%
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" ...  My husband loves his new i-watch!  ...  "
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" ...  My husband loves it  ...  "
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" ...  He loves his Apple Watch and I can say that if it's anything like mine then it's a great watch.  ...  "
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" ...  Wife loves it  ...  "
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" ...  Works perfectly and my husband loves it!  ...  "
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" ...  I got this for my girlfriend and she absolutely loves it!  ...  "
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" ...  It was everything I expected and my daughter was thrilled with it.  ...  "
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" ...  Wife loves it.  ...  "
Price
 34
money, worth, worth the money, watch, save
+85%
-15%
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" ...  Got it at a great price.  ...  "
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" ...  The price is good.  ...  "
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" ...  The purchase was well worth the money.  ...  "
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" ...  I save some money to purchased refinished , I recommended .  ...  "
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" ...  Definitely a great steal!  ...  "
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" ...  I read some of the reviews for the product, which made me think a little bit before I bought, but the price could not be beat. ... This is like a brand new watch that is close to half the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Was really worth the buy!  ...  "
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" ...  I was skeptical but overall a great buy.  ...  "
As Gift
 30
christmas, loves, loved, husband, birthday
+93%
-7%
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" ...  Got this for a gift and my husband never knew it was a refurb!!  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this gift for a friend because I have one of my own.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought it for my fiancé as a gift, great price and he has no problems with it!  ...  "
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" ...  Gift for my daughter.  ...  "
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" ...  Purchased as a gift for my mother.  ...  "
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" ...  It was a gift for my husband and he loves it!!!!  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this for my wife and she loved  ...  "
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" ...  XMAS GIFT FOR GRANDCHILD.  ...  "
Defective Delivery
 28
condition, came, refurbished, item, great condition
+64%
-36%
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" ...  No scratches or scuffs.  ...  "
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" ...  My watch I received is in great condition .  ...  "
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" ...  Came the next day in perfect condition.  ...  "
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" ...  The packaging was in good condition.  ...  "
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" ...  My Apple Watch came on time and without damage.  ...  "
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" ...  It may be refurbished, but appears in excellent condition and came with everything I needed.  ...  "
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" ...  This watch arrived in brand new condition and packaging.  ...  "
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" ...  Came in original box and and in perfect condition .  ...  "
Product As Described
 24
described, advertised, works, exactly, came
+83%
-17%
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" ...  It was exactly what I expected!  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised  ...  "
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" ...  As described and functionality good  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  It was exactly as advertised. ... Other than that, it is great and does what I expected.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as expected!  ...  "
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" ...  Is exactly what is pictured/ described.  ...  "
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" ...  Great shape, everything came as expected.  ...  "
Comfort
 23
watch, wear, wrist, everyday, wears
+74%
-26%
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" ...  But, you know, once you begin wearing it you begin to love it.  ...  "
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" ...  I know it says refurbished but I am wearing it next to the Gen 2 Apple watches my  ...  "
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" ...  I keep forgetting to breathe.  ...  "
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" ...  I've been wearing it for almost a year, and I haven't had a problem with it yet.  ...  "
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" ...  He absolutely loves it and wears it constantly.  ...  "
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" ...  My husband has been wearing it every day for the past 2 months and loves it and has had no issues at all.  ...  "
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" ...  It's comfortable.  ...  "
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" ...  I wear my watch everyday and love it!  ...  "
Returns
 20
returned, refund, back, watch, returning
+10%
-90%
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" ...  returned the watch a purchased a new one.  ...  "
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" ...  So I returned it and shipped it back.  ...  "
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" ...  This was returned.  ...  "
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" ...  I returned it immediately!  ...  "
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" ...  I wish I would have returned it.  ...  "
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" ...  Apple Watch I bought was defective and cannot return.  ...  "
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" ...  Using my I phone to try to fix size won’t work.  ...  "
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" ...  I need the code or I have to return it.  ...  "
Build Quality
 19
face, apple, rose gold, rose, ripped
+58%
-42%
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" ...  Side by side with a new one I can't tell them apart.  ...  "
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" ...  Came secure, snuggled in an Apple certified refurbished box.  ...  "
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" ...  The rose gold is so pretty.  ...  "
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" ...  No scratches, scuffs, or worn out parts.  ...  "
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" ...  My daughter is 11yo & begged for the rose gold apple iwatch for Christmas.  ...  "
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" ...  Also went ahead and got the catalyst case it's more comfortable and protective  ...  "
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" ...  Bought her a protective cover for the face of the watch.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the rose gold and navy combo!  ...  "
Ease of Use
 15
set, work, well, learning, difficult
+87%
-13%
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" ...  It accelerates the learning curve.  ...  "
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" ...  The enclosed literature also pointed out how buying refurbished is environmentally friendly.  ...  "
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" ...  Still learning how things work but so far it’s great!  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to pair and set up  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to link to phone daughter loves it  ...  "
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" ...  I will see if my latch easy to set up he looked when you thank you very much  ...  "
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" ...  It is actually easy to use and an asset at work as well in personal life.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy on the go.  ...  "
Display Clarity
 14
small, times, size, seemed, apple
+36%
-64%
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" ...  Very touchy screen, I won’t even be using it and it’ll open up random applications.  ...  "
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" ...  the screen is not responding.  ...  "
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" ...  But it was not work and the screen was taken off as you can see on picture.  ...  "
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" ...  But it was scratched over 9 times on the screen.  ...  "
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" ...  Then a portion of the screen began to go black.  ...  "
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" ...  But I can’t use it most the time due to everything on the screen blowing up to ten times it’s normal size and I can’t do anything about it!  ...  "
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" ...  Malfunctioning screen, we had to take it into Apple to get it fixed.  ...  "
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" ...  The screen had a light scratch across top.  ...  "
Original Product
 12
original, like brand new, wrong, received, packaging
+58%
-42%
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" ...  Ot so great but it works great to be refurbished.  ...  "
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" ...  It works perfect and came with original packaging like you would get it in the store.  ...  "
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" ...  This looks and works like brand new.  ...  "
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" ...  Like brand new.  ...  "
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" ...  Like brand new!!!  ...  "
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" ...  It is like new even the packaging was the original.  ...  "
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" ...  Great quality refurbished wonderfullly.  ...  "
Screen Protection
 12
scratches, watch, scuffs, protector, times
+42%
-58%
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" ...  scratches on the screen, no instructions nor any way to charge it to see if it even works .  ...  "
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" ...  But it was scratched over 9 times on the screen.  ...  "
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" ...  Then a portion of the screen began to go black.  ...  "
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" ...  Malfunctioning screen, we had to take it into Apple to get it fixed.  ...  "
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" ...  The screen had a light scratch across top.  ...  "
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" ...  screen broke when i dropped it on concrete  ...  "
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" ...  scratches on screen when recieved.  ...  "
Setup
 9
store, set, instructions, easy, unboxing
+78%
-22%
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" ...  Easy to pair and set up  ...  "
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" ...  Had some issues with the charger but the seller was great at getting back to my messages and helping fix any problems or concerns I had.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy set-up, tutorials are super easy and helpful, and product gave me a much wider use than i expected.  ...  "
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" ...  Since there were no taxes or shipping fees for me this saved me over $100 from buying at the Apple Store  ...  "
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" ...  Came very well packaged and with everything the original includes.  ...  "
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" ...  Setup was a breeze.  ...  "
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" ...  I suggest you get a bood beginner's guide (the Visual Beginners Guide) to get the most bang for your buck.  ...  "
Packing
 9
good, new, came, otherwise, condition
+89%
-11%
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" ...  It came in good packaging.  ...  "
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" ...  Packaging was very nice.  ...  "
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" ...  8) packaging was so good.  ...  "
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" ...  Came in good packaging and works just as new!  ...  "
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" ...  The packaging was in good condition.  ...  "
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" ...  Packaging could be improved, but everything else was spot on.  ...  "
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" ...  Came in original packing and looks as good as new!  ...  "
Cleaning
 9
box, marks, dirt, clean, scuffs
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Looked clean and fresh.  ...  "
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" ...  No scratches or dents.  ...  "
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" ...  No scratches or marks!  ...  "
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" ...  No scratches or scuffs.  ...  "
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" ...  No scratches & works perfectly!  ...  "
Software Platform
 7
apple, apps, android, updates, problem
+71%
-29%
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" ...  All I can say is it’s nice for every feature to work as they should, as opposed to using android wear with iOS because you can’t even answer your phone on any other smart watch.  ...  "
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" ...  Downloading updates to watch , so far good.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the alerts and the health app the most.  ...  "
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" ...  Not a single mark or scratch, and not a single problem with the OS.  ...  "
Call quality
 7
calls, watch, tracy, texts, take
+86%
-14%
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" ...  It's nice because I don't have to take out my phone at work to see who is calling/texting me.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the talk to text option if I'm driving or just busy!  ...  "
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" ...  I lusted for this "Dick Tracy" watch for a long time and I am absolutely thrilled with all I can do besides answering a phone call on my wrist.  ...  "
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" ...  It quietly notifies you of texts, emails and call without interrupting in class or meetings.  ...  "
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" ...  It's very helpful when I'm at work with being able to answer calls and texts.  ...  "
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" ...  Also, it comes in handy when you're driving and someone calls you than having to pull out your phone from the pocket.  ...  "
Apps
 6
apps, apple, app, android, iphone
+83%
-17%
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" ...  All I can say is it’s nice for every feature to work as they should, as opposed to using android wear with iOS because you can’t even answer your phone on any other smart watch.  ...  "
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" ...  Downloading updates to watch , so far good.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the alerts and the health app the most.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent watch and has great apps for fitness.  ...  "
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" ...  I liked it so much I am getting a smartwatch with my Android phone!  ...  "
Overall performance
 6
works, slow, well
+67%
-33%
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" ...  With your accurate and fast action  ...  "
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" ...  got it fast, and it works great.  ...  "
Cables
 6
charger, charging, came, cable, watch
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Came in Apple packaging with all original charger and cable.  ...  "
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" ...  It is fully functional and it came with a certified charging cord and contact information of the seller.  ...  "
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" ...  The watch it very nice, works great for a refurbished one, but they include the cube to the charger cord🤷🏻‍♀️How they expect you to charge it lol  ...  "
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" ...  It comes with the band (including a larger one) and the charging cable.  ...  "
Storage
 6
would, items, empty, bag, apple
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Came in an Apple box with the normal pieces that would accompany it, even the white separation pieces to keep the items in their compartments.  ...  "
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" ...  I'll bet the people that received empty boxes will be well taken care of.  ...  "
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" ...  The box looked like it was new.  ...  "
Fit
 6
leap, couple
+67%
-33%
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" ...  I have been holding off for a couple of years now and finally took the leap.  ...  "
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" ...  Worked well, held up to lots of abuse.  ...  "
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" ...  The magnet is very good.  ...  "
Pedometer
 5
time, wanted, tracks, track, way
+100%
comment
" ...  I originally wanted an Apple watch as my mom has one and i wanted an easier way to track steps and know the time with out having to use my phone. ... I use it for calling, texting, heart rate, and a lot more than just steps and time.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought it for the looks, the time, and the steps, thinking I wouldn’t care about any of the other features. ... Just follow the steps.  ...  "
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" ...  I also like that it tracks my fitness which is very nice.  ...  "
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" ...  She's a workout nut and tracks all of her activities.  ...  "
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" ...  Wanted it to track my exercise but it exceeds that.  ...  "
Lagging
 5
reset, slow
-100%
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" ...  I’ve had to factory reset multiple times did not fix it.  ...  "
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" ...  It died every five seconds, I never go to set it up.  ...  "
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" ...  I cycled and reset it a few times, but the issue still came about.  ...  "
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" ...  Then it says it's up to date and freezes over and over again.  ...  "
Notifications
 4
reminders, calendar
+75%
-25%
comment
" ...  I like that I can stay in touch with people while I’m busy but can still read my messages  ...  "
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" ...  There's an emergency notification feature you can set up.  ...  "
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" ...  I can add things to my calendar, set reminders, timers etc  ...  "
Heartrate
 4
time, working, steps, monitor
+75%
-25%
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" ...  I use it for calling, texting, heart rate, and a lot more than just steps and time.  ...  "
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" ...  i love the heart rate monitor feature for working out  ...  "
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" ...  It has some cool features like activity tracking, some apps for health (heart rate is pretty close IMO), etc.  ...  "
Color
 4
love, came, black
+75%
-25%
comment
" ...  The color, the fit, the performance!  ...  "
Accuracy
 3
time, heart rate, accurate
+100%
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" ...  I use it for calling, texting, heart rate, and a lot more than just steps and time.  ...  "
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" ...  Just follow the steps.  ...  "
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" ...  First, as a clock (optional faces), it's excellent and you know it is always accurate.  ...  "
Features
 3
many
+100%
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" ...  It has many other features also which are cool.  ...  "
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" ...  An dits worth taking time to learn the features.  ...  "
Bluetooth
 3
pair, pairing, watch, easy, battery
+33%
-67%
comment
" ...  It would not pair with my iPhone 5.  ...  "
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" ...  I received this watch and it says that I cannot pair my iPhone to it since the person who had it previously did not unpair their phone from it.  ...  "

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Specifications

Battery
Talk Time:  3 hours
Performance
Processor Clock:  0.51 GHz
Memory
Internal Storage:  8 GB
Memory:  512 GB
0.51 GHz
PROCESSOR CLOCK
3 hours
TALK TIME
8 GB
INTERNAL STORAGE
512 GB
MEMORY