Apple Watch Series 8 to feature bigger display

According to a report by Bloomberg's Mark Gurman, the upcoming Apple Watch Series 8 will reportedly come with a body temperature sensor that can tell whether you have a fever or not.

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Now, in response to a question about the rumor on Twitter, Young claims that the additional display size joining the Apple Watch lineup will be 1.99-inches diagonally.

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It looks like the 1.99-inch display size offered by Young has been rounded up only by Pu.

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A 1.99-inch Apple Watch display size compared to 1.691-inches on the 41mm Apple Watch Series 7and 1.901-inches on the 45mm‌Apple Watch Series 7.

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The new display size will offer an additional 0.089-inch of space diagonally over the 45mm Apple Watch Series 7, which is an increase of about five percent.

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Earlier this year, the leaker known as the "Shrimp ApplePro", who correctly stated that the Apple Watch Series 7 would have a round design similar to that of the Apple Watch Series 6, claimed that Apple would launch a new version for the Apple Watch.  Was working on a "flat front glass display".  Series 8.

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It seems plausible that an Apple Watch design with flat edges, first picked up by leaker John Prosser in 2021, would have a slightly larger flat top surface area, which could explain the five percent increase in display size,  However this speculation remains.

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It's also worth noting that Young and Pu's claims may be in line with rumors about this year's "rugged" Apple Watch model, which is expected to join the Apple Watch lineup along with other Series 8 models.

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Flagship Apple Watches have historically only been offered in two size options, so a third, larger display size may correlate with a newer, additional Apple Watch "Explorer Edition" version, especially if it features a new design with flats.  There is also an offering model.  edges.

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