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Technology Apple Watch Series 5 is even cheaper with a Medicare plan’s fitness subsidy

14:55  08 october  2019
14:55  08 october  2019 Source:   bgr.com

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Apple Watch Series 5 gets always-on display, ceramic and titanium models, new compass and more Apple just announced the latest generation of its Watch fitness wearable.

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We’ve seen Apple Watch catch on with a handful of insurance providers so far. Now, CNBC reports that Devoted Health has become the first health insurer with private Medicare plans to offer a discounted Apple Watch as a benefit. Ecobee HomeKit Thermostat.

Apple Watch Series 5 is the latest and most expensive Apple Watch model that’s available from Apple. However, the company also kept in inventory the Apple Watch 3, which starts at just $199, making it an incredible deal, especially if you compare it with similarly priced alternatives. Going forward, the Apple Watch might be even cheaper as private Medicare companies have started working with Apple to subsidize the price of the wearable handset.

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One of the best moments of Apple’s iPhone 11 press conference last month came when the company introduced the Apple Watch 5. Apple played a video showing various personal accounts from Apple Watch owners whose lives were saved in one way or another, by the wearable handset.

Apple Watch Series 5 smartwatch: Always-On display, new compass, price, specs and more

Apple Watch Series 5 smartwatch: Always-On display, new compass, price, specs and more Apple just announced the latest generation of its Watch fitness wearable.

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The device can measure the heart rate and warn about irregular patterns and detect falls, which are two features that could undoubtedly improve the lives of elderly patients. And that’s where Medicare subsidies come in.

Devoted Health is the first company to offer Medicare plans that include an Apple Watch subsidy, CNBC reports.

The company offers up to $150 per year for “wellness bucks for classes, programs, and wearable devices like an Apple Watch.”

The starting price for the Apple Watch 5 drops to $250 with the subsidy, making it a no-brainer purchase for seniors over 65 who already own iPhones and are covered by Devoted Health’s Medicare. That puts the Apple Watch Series 3’s price at $50 with the subsidy, which is an incredible deal. Series 5 does offer a bigger display as well as built-in EKG.

Apple’s Latest Watch Adds Always-On Screen, New Titanium Cases

Apple’s Latest Watch Adds Always-On Screen, New Titanium Cases Apple Inc. showed off updated Apple Watch models that come in new ceramic and titanium cases and a new always-on screen. The devices were announced by Apple Watch marketing head Stan Ng during an event at Apple’s Cupertino, California headquarters. The Watch changes are more muted than last year, when Apple added redesigned cases, larger screens, faster processors, and an EKG sensor with the Series 4 line. The new models, called the Series 5, will start at $399, in line with the entry price of the previous model. The always-on screen includes new underlying technology for lower power consumption.

With a display that is now always on, Apple Watch Series 5 is there for you like never before. Faces and complications let you see the information that matters most to you without raising your Wireless service plan required for cellular service. Apple Watch and iPhone service provider must be the same.

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The only problem with the deal is that Devoted Health only covers Florida for the time being, although the company plans to expand to other states like Texas in the coming years.

Other insurers are also considering adding Apple Watch subsidies to their offers, CNBC notes. The list includes companies like Bright Health and Clover Health. Oscar Health, meanwhile, will offer a fitness benefit next year that covers that Fitbit, but not the Apple Watch.

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