“I’ve been using my Apple Watch Series 2 for over a week,” Jonny Evans writes for Computerworld. “I thought I should share a few observations about my experience and try to explain why I think now is a good time for people who may have been curious about the product to take a look.”

“I was impressed by the speed improvements in every app, while I sometimes experienced a little lag as the app loaded for the first time; all subsequent uses of those apps were much quicker than on Apple Watch 1 on watchOS 2,” Evans writes. ” There is not doubt that watch OS 3 brings significant performance gains across every app, and I fully expect developers to build new and better apps designed to exploit these improvements.”

Apple Watch Series 2 with built-in GPS and water resistance to 50 meters

Apple Watch Series 2 with built-in GPS and water resistance to 50 meters

 
Evans writes, “In future it seems inevitable the Watch will grow an LTE radio and become a truly independent device, but ib the here and now I think the new model means it’s time to try the smartwatch.”

Read more in the full article here.

MacDailyNews Take: If you haven’t yet made the leap to Apple Watch, do it! You’ll be glad you did!

SEE ALSO:
Ars Technica reviews Apple Watch Series 2: ‘Great experience with very few hiccups’ – September 22, 2016
Mossberg reviews Apple’s watchOS 3: Quicker, easier, and more useful – September 21, 2016
CNET reviews Apple Watch Series 2: ‘The smooth wrist companion it was always meant to be’ – September 14, 2016
WSJ reviews Apple Watch Series 2: ‘Apple Watch finds its purpose in life’ – September 14, 2016
The Verge reviews Apple Watch Series 2: There’s something effortlessly cool about it – September 14, 2016
Apple Watch Series 2: Apple refocuses its smartwatch – September 12, 2016