Apple Watch 2nd Gen Coming in Q2 2016

Submitted by lalit on November 13, 2015 - 1:12pm.

According to China’s United Daily News, Quanta Chairman Barry Lam has revealed that second generation Apple Watch will be launched in second quarter of 2016. Quanta has been Apple’s manufacturing partner for the first generation watch that was launched in April this year.

Lam brought this up during Quanta’s earning call revealing that the company is expanding its capacity to assemble new products in 2016. Investors believe that majority of this new capacity will be used for next generation Apple Watch.

Rumors are second generation Apple Watch will have a more powerful processor, bigger battery and improved screen for better outdoor visibility.