While we wait for the iPhone 13 and Apple Watch Series 7 showcase event invitation to hit our inboxes anytime, we’re continuing with last-minute rumors. One of them suggests that we might see a one-millimeter increase in the size of the new Apple Watch.

A millimeter makes the difference in a device of this size

Current Apple watches come in two sizes: 40 and 44 millimeters. The new Apple Watch Series 7 could upgrade to 41 and 45 millimeters respectively, which, with much smaller bezels and flat glass, would result in a noticeably larger screen.

The source of the rumors is on Weibo, the Chinese social network, where user UnclePan shared information about the future Apple Watch (via MacRumors). A source and information that we must take with great caution, but which makes sense in the evolution that we observe in the different versions of the Apple Watch.

Remember that it was with the Apple Watch Series 4, in 2018, that we saw the only change to date in the size of our watches, from 38 and 42 mm to the current 40 and 44. Now, three years later , let’s see, together in the rumored square-edged redesign, a slight increase in the diagonal makes a lot of sense. According to the filter, existing bracelets will continue to be compatible with the new Apple Watch Series 7.

Between the design change, the new screen, the size of the same, the reduction of the frames, the new speakers and the internal improvements of the processor, it is clear that the Apple Watch Series 7 is called to return to mark a turning point. in the Watch range. A renewal of which we will have to wait a short time to officially know all the details.