The Apple Watch Series 1 is splash and water resistant, but not waterproof.
The Apple Watch Series 1 has a water resistance rating of IPX7 under IEC standard 60529.
This means the watch will survive if you wash your hands while wearing it or if it gets caught in the occasional rain storm, but you should take it off when swimming.
26/11/2019 No Apple Watch is waterproof , but every model is water-resistant to a certain degree.
Newer Watches can be taken up to 50 feet underwater.
22/11/2017 A lot of the time, their bands are water-resistant, not waterproof.
If you#re thinking about buying a waterproof band, look for the band#s IP score or other water-resistance rating.
If the band has an IP score of IP68 or IPX8, that means it has the highest level of water-resistance, making it almost completely waterproof.
13/03/2019 The first Apple Watch isn’t waterproof , and the least water-resistant of all the range.
Apple was at pains to say that this Watch isn’t waterproof when launched, but accidentally it’s more fluidy.
10/07/2019 Devices of all sorts are touting water resistance or waterproofing as a selling point.
From more recent iPhones to the Apple Watch, using our gadgets in the bath or at the pool is becoming more.