After seeing some of its in-house sport bands on sale at all-time low prices, Amazon is now discounting Apple’s all-new Apple Watch Ocean Bands. Available in two different styles, today’s price cuts drop from the usual $99 first-time price to $89 charged. That’s a $10 discount that’s as rare as it gets for the latest from Apple. Designed specifically for the Apple Watch Ultra, the new Ocean Band is also compatible with both 44 and 45mm models of the Apple Watch and arrives in a unique rubberized form factor that’s a bit more rigid than other options in the official stable. Comprised of high-performance elastomer with a molded design that can stretch and bend thanks to a flexible tubular design, there is also a titanium buckle to complete this premium strap.
Another one of Apple’s newest straps is also on sale, with Amazon marking the Apple Watch Alpine Loop bands for just the second time. also coming in $89 In two different styles, these trade in the above rubber construction for fabric designs that fall below the usual $99 price tag for some of the best prices ever.
The Alpine Loop for Apple Watch Ultra is made with a unique, rugged design that weaves together two layers of woven fabric, but also works with Apple wearables larger than 44 and 45 mm. The seamless look uses high-strength threads to deliver the unique top loop look with a corrosion-resistant titanium G hook that slides into place to secure to your wrist. Head below for more.
As for some alternatives, our roundup of the best Apple Watch bands is packed with plenty of offers for decking out your wearable with some affordable options. In-house Apple Watch bands have always been a sore subject when it comes to pricing, so using a third-party alternative is a great idea with styles starting from $5. All of our favorite brands have made the cut, giving you plenty of different ideas for updating the look of your wearable.
Apple Watch Ocean Band Features:
The Ocean Strap is molded from high-performance elastomer with a tubular geometry that allows it to stretch for a perfect fit, even over a wetsuit. The titanium buckle and adjustable loop secure the strap during high-speed water sports. The Trail Loop, Alpine Loop, and Ocean Band are designed for the Apple Watch Ultra and pair best with the 49mm case size. The bands are also compatible with 44mm and 45mm cases.
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