Apple Watch Series 7 uses same processor as predecessor

The Apple Watch Series 7, announced today, is thought to be using the same S6 system-in-package processor used to power the Apple Watch Series 6 released last year.

Apple Watch Series 7Apple failed to talk up the performance of Apple Watch Series 7’s processor during Tuesday’s unveiling, which is peculiar considering sequential bumps in capability are typically a staple of Apple hardware introductions.It appears, however, that there are no performance gains to speak of, as the new wearable uses the S6 SiP introduced with Apple Watch Series 6 in 2020.

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