Any pics of the sports watch silver with different bands?

Discussion in 'Apple Watch' started by michael31986, May 9, 2015.

  1. michael31986 macrumors 68040

    Jul 11, 2008
    I want to order another band but can't find real life pics of the sports watch with other bands. Not the sports bands obviously.
  2. michael31986 thread starter macrumors 68040

    Jul 11, 2008
  3. J.gerbes macrumors 6502

    Jun 11, 2012
    I've been looking forward to seeing this also. I think the leather loops may look pretty good on the Sport.
  4. anez macrumors 6502


    Jun 7, 2011
    I'd like to see some more of these as well-- who wants to share? The generated images from the Mix site are helpful, but real-world images look, at least in my opinion, vastly different.

    I'm still pretty irritated that the leather loop (no metal connection) isn't available for the 38 Sports, to be honest, since I think it will go well with the 42s. Hoping third party bands address this issue soon!
  5. DannyBres macrumors 65816


    Oct 30, 2007
  6. Julien macrumors G4


    Jun 30, 2007
    Looks good, can't wait to see a few Leather Loops.
  7. xplocvo macrumors member

    Mar 27, 2009
    Nice. Is that Light Brown or Stone?
  8. mattopotamus macrumors G5


    Jun 12, 2012
    To me that looks awkward if that makes sense. As if they were never designed to be paired.
  9. RRuxin macrumors member

    Apr 28, 2015
    I agree, the aluminum really only works well with the sport bands, I find the leather bands/milanese loop look out of place.
  10. Chefelvis macrumors member

    Sep 21, 2012
    It is stone. It looks fine to me and the sport band was giving me a rash.
  11. mattopotamus macrumors G5


    Jun 12, 2012
    I think that is a major reason we are not seeing many photos of aluminum watches and different bands. That plus the fact if you are going to spend $150+ on a non-sport band you probably got the SS.
  12. mostlydave macrumors regular

    Aug 5, 2011
    It looks fine to me, I think the reason Apple didn't sell the silver sport body with any of those bands is because it looks to close the more expensive SS models.

    I also think you're not seeing a lot of pics of different bands because they've been very slow shipping them out. I ordered a black sport band on launch day and it won't be arriving until around June 1st, from what I've seen here on the forum there's just not a lot of extra bands out there
  13. digduggler macrumors 6502

    Jul 2, 2007
    Or you got a Sport and another band for cheaper than a SS. To each his or her own....

    The band also theoretically has a longer life than the watch when v2 of the watch comes out.
  14. mattopotamus macrumors G5


    Jun 12, 2012
    The cheapest non-sport band is $150. I just think the person looking to save money by getting the aluminum is less likely to get the $150 band.

    Also, there is no guarantee the bands will work with gen 2. Knowing apple they will not work b.c the new watch will be thinner.
  15. digduggler macrumors 6502

    Jul 2, 2007
    I did it ;)

    I highly suspect the bands will be the same even with a thinner form factor given the fact you can buy bands separately and their cost. That is purely a guess though...
  16. mattopotamus macrumors G5


    Jun 12, 2012
    I hope so. I am on the fence if I want the SS Link. If I 100% knew it would work with gen 2 I would buy it today.
  17. Tom G. macrumors 68020

    Tom G.

    Jun 16, 2009
    Champaign/Urbana Illinois
    Actually the only reason I ordered the Silver Sport Watch with a sport band is to possibly speed up receiving it. (I have a July shipping date). I plan on getting a Milanese Loop for it and may have it before the watch arrives. I'll keep and use the sport band for things like running and gym workouts while using the Milanese Loop for everything else.
  18. ksuyen macrumors 6502a


    Jun 26, 2012
  19. GunNut83 macrumors newbie

    May 5, 2015
    I think the space gray and the green sport band look AMAZING together!
  20. Rok73 macrumors 65816


    Apr 21, 2015
    Planet Earth
  21. rorschach macrumors 68020


    Jul 27, 2003
    That's only true for people who got the Sport to save money. There are other reasons for getting the Sport over SS. Some people (myself included) prefer the look of the aluminum over that of stainless steel.
  22. adammull macrumors 6502a


    Jun 14, 2009
    This is like the 8 millionth time I've read this in this forum. Man I hope not. I wish Apple would quit with the thin crap and give us more features and battery, especially in the iPhone.

    The watch is already insanely light. I don't want it any lighter.

    For the record, I ordered a blue leather loop for my sport as well. Should be here end of month. And I have plenty of money. I just didn't see the point of the Stainless steel for the first go around. But thanks for constantly judging us SS users!!
  23. Arran macrumors 601


    Mar 7, 2008
    Atlanta, USA
    Really like that combo. It's got a Muji sort-of thing going on.

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