The Chinese New Year (CNY) would represent a full gift giving cycle for the controversial Apple Watch and the technology company will market a limited edition model the celebrate The Year of the Monkey.
The CNY Apple Watch Sport will be available in either 38mm and 42mm thickness and can be finished in gold or silver aluminum. Each model comes with a unique red sport band exclusive to the CNY versions. The gold and red color combination is a sign of good fortune in Chinese culture and will most likely be the more popular model of the two.
The watches will be available for sale online and through selected Apple retailers during a limited window from January 15th to February 22nd. Exclusive to Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Taiwan and China, the CNY Apple Watch Sport is priced from $500S to $600S.
By Doron Levy Courtesy TheTopTier Digital Media / Images courtesy Apple