Apple Watch SE falls to $229 — lowest price ever!

Apple Watch SE smartwatch
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Update June 7 at 11:59 a.m. ET: This deal sold out, however, Amazon offers the 44mm Apple Watch SE for $279 (opens in new tab) ($30 off). 

The Apple Watch SE is one of the best smartwatches to buy. It's also a solid option if you're on the hunt for a cheaper Apple Watch Series 7 alternative. 

Amazon continues to offer the 44mm Apple Watch SE for $229 (opens in new tab) — its lowest price ever. It typically sells for $309, so that's $80 in savings and one of the best Apple deals out there. By comparison, it's $50 cheaper than Best Buy (opens in new tab)'s current price. 

Apple Watch SE (GPS): was $309 now $229 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)

Apple Watch SE (GPS): was $309 now $229 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Amazon takes $80 off the Apple Watch SE in this rare Apple deal. Apple's mid-tier smartwatch houses the same CPU found in the Apple Watch 5 and a display that's 30% brighter than the Apple Watch 3. This smartwatch supports emergency calls, fall detection, and features a built-in compass and always-on altimeter. 

The Apple Watch SE is one of the mobile tech industry's best wearables. It runs on the same CPU found in the Apple Watch 5. Over the Apple Watch 3, the Watch SE's display is 30% brighter and it supports emergency calling, fall detection and noise monitoring. Rounding out the Apple Watch SE's specs is 50-meter water resistance, a built-in compass, and an always-on altimeter.

Although we didn't test this model, Apple Watch SE reviews on Amazon average 4.7 out of 5-stars. Feedback from satisfied customers praise its fitness and workout tracking along with its vast library of apps. The Apple Watch SE's performance monitoring makes it great for runners. 

And with seamless Apple device connectivity and MacBook unlocking capabilities, the Apple Watch SE is the best smartwatch for most Apple users. So if you're looking for a smartwatch to add to your arsenal of gadgets, the Apple Watch SE is a solid choice.

Amazon didn't attach an expiration date to this deal, so act fast to lock in this epic low deal price. 

Hilda Scott uses her combined passion for gadgets and bargain shopping to bring you the best prices on all things tech. She has a bachelor’s degree in film and media studies from Hunter College and 11 years of tech and entertainment journalism. Her work has been featured on Tom’s Guide, iTechPost, Examiner.com, Parlemag, Enstars, and Latin Times. When she's not scouting for the best deals, Hilda’s catching up on her favorite TV shows and pro-wrestling matches.