Hurry! The best Apple Watch to buy is still on sale for Prime Day day 2

Apple Watch SE 2 in white colorwau against an orange background
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Update July 12 at 12:24 p.m. ET: The GPS- only model is sold out, however, Amazon continues to offer Apple Watch SE 2 Cellular for $279 ($50 off).

Amazon Prime Day 2023 deals are now live and in the words of  Crazy Eddie — the prices are insane. Right now, you can get the Apple Watch SE (2nd Gen) for $199 at checkout via Amazon's on-page coupon. It normally costs $249, so that's $50 in savings and lowest price ever for the 2nd Gen Apple Watch SE. 

As an alternative, you can get the Apple Watch Series 8 for an all-time low price of $279 ($120 off). Hands down, these are two of the best Prime Day Apple Watch deals you can get.

Apple Watch SE 2: $249 $199 @ Amazon

Apple Watch SE 2: $249 $199 @ Amazon
Save $50 on the 2nd generation Apple Watch SE. It's up to 20% faster than the previous Apple Watch SE and features fall Detection, emergency SOS, and crash detection. Stay on top of your health of fitness with daily activity tracking and an Enhanced Workout app. 

Apple's 2nd generation Apple Watch SE 2 runs on the same S8 chip as the Apple Watch Series 8. Besides offering up to 20% faster performance than its predecessor, it features fall detection, emergency SOS, and crash detection.

The Apple Watch SE 2 retains the same 50-meter water resistance, built-in compass, and an always-on altimeter as the 1st generation model. 

Although we didn't get to test it, Apple Watch SE 2 reviews at Amazon give it 4.7 out of 5-stars. Satisifed customers like its hands-free functionality which lets you do things like respond to texts and change music. Others praise its useful Fitness+ app which suggests all types of different workouts and weekly challenges. 

With Apple device connectivity and the ability to unlock a MacBook, the Apple Watch SE 2 is the best smartwatch for Apple users. Whether you're upgrading your Apple gear or gifting someone special, the Apple Watch SE 2 is a solid choice. 

As with all Apple deals, we recommend you act fast to grab it while it's still in stock. 

Apple Watch Series 8 $399 $279 @ Amazon

Apple Watch Series 8 $399 $279 @ Amazon
Save $120 on the Apple Watch Series 8 with Starlight aluminum case and sport band. The Apple Watch Series 8 features a new temperature sensor, Crash Detection, and is more durable than ever. Following the Apple Watch Series 7, the Apple Watch Series 8 is the most advanced Apple smartwatch yet. 

Hilda Scott

Hilda Scott uses her combined passion for gadgets from laptops to TVs and her bargain-shopping savvy 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 over a decade of experience in tech journalism. Her work has been featured on Tom’s Guide, iTechPost,, Parlemag, Enstars, and Latin Times. When she's not scouting for the best deals, Hilda’s catching up on her favorite TV series and combat sports.