Apple launched new Apple Watch bands at this time that don’t have any buckles or clasps, referred to as the Solo Loop and the Braided Solo Loop. They look good, however since you gained’t have the ability to alter the size of the band, you’ll should measure your wrist not directly whenever you’re shopping for one to be sure to’re selecting the correct measurement. And that downside turns into trickier on account of the truth that there are 12 complete Loop sizes to choose from.
Apple has just a few options that will help you decide a very good match, nevertheless. The firm has a printable measuring cutout on its web site that you should utilize to determine which Loop band you can purchase. Alternatively, for those who’re capable of measure your wrist in another approach (maybe with measuring tape, for instance), you’ll be able to plug in your measurements on Apple’s on-line retailer for a advice on which Loop strap is best for you. And Apple will presumably allow you to attempt on totally different Loop sizes at its Apple retail shops, however lots of these are nonetheless closed because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
There’s one additional complication, although. The largest three Loop sizes aren’t suitable with a 40mm Watch, whereas the three smallest sizes gained’t work with a 44mm Watch. That means, for instance, for those who needed the smaller Watch however have a big wrist, you may not have the ability to get one of many new Loop bands that matches you.
The silicone Solo Loop prices $49 and is available in seven totally different colours, whereas the Braided Solo Loop prices $99 and is obtainable in 5 colours. You also can purchase them as an choice when selecting out a brand new Apple Watch SE, Series 4, Series 5, or Series 6.