Compare Apple Watch 38mm vs Apple Watch Edition 38mm

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Phones
Apple Watch 38mm
Apple Watch Edition 38mm
Network, supported bands and technologies
TechnologyNo cellular connectivityNo cellular connectivity
2G bands Unavailable Unavailable
GPRSNoNo
EDGENoNo
Release date
First presented2014, September 2014, September
StatusAvailable. Released 2015, MayAvailable. Released 2015, July
Size and Dimensions
Measurements38.6 x 33.3 x 10.5 mm (1.52 x 1.31 x 0.41 in)38.6 x 33.3 x 10.5 mm (1.52 x 1.31 x 0.41 in)
Weight40 g body (2.72 oz)55 g body (3.35 oz)
DesignStainless Steel18-karat yellow/rose gold case, ceramic back
SIMNoNo
 - IPX7 certified - water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes- IPX7 certified - water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes
Display (type and size)
TypeAMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colorsAMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size1.5 inches 1.5 inches
Resolution340 x 272 pixels 340 x 272 pixels
MultitouchYesYes
ProtectionSapphire crystal glassSapphire crystal glass
 - Force Touch display- Force Touch display
System and processor information
OSwatchOS 1.0 actualized v2.1watchOS 1.0 actualized v2.1
ChipsetApple S1Apple S1
Central processing unit520 MHz520 MHz
Graphics processing unitPowerVR SGX543PowerVR SGX543
Memory bank
Slot for memory cardNo No
Built-in 512 MB RAM 8 GB 512 MB RAM 8 GB
Camera
 NoNo
Sound
Different alarm typesVibration; Ringtones Vibration; Ringtones
Main speaker
3.5mm jack
Communication
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/nWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.0, LEv4.0, LE
GPSNo No
NFCYesYes
RadioNo No
USBNoNo
Features
SensorsAccelerometer, gyro, heart rate monitorAccelerometer, gyro, heart rate monitor
MessagingSMS(threaded view), Email, Push Mail, IMSMS(threaded view), Email, Push Mail, IM
BrowserNo No
JavaNoNo
 - MP3 player- Photo viewer- Voice dial/commands- MP3 player- Photo viewer- Voice dial/commands
Battery
 Built-in Li-Ion 205 mAh battery (0.78 Wh)Built-in Li-Ion 205 mAh battery (0.78 Wh)
Stand-byUp to 18 h (mixed usage)Up to 18 h (mixed usage)
Talk timeUp to 3 hUp to 3 h
Other
ColorsStainless Steel/Red, White, Brown/Black/Blue Buckle, Blue/Stone Leather Loop, Milanese Loop, Link BraceletSpace Black Stainless Steel/Black, Black Link Bracelet18-karat Rose Gold/White, Rose Gray Buckle18-karat Yellow Gold/Black, Red Buckle