Best Apple Watch Series 9 bands

The best Apple Watch Series 9 bands do a great deal of things. Some are made from a super breathable material for running, whereas others are intended to look stylish with your clothes every day. Most importantly, they give you a reason to show off that fancy watch.

Considered one of the best Apple Watches right now, the Apple Watch Series 9 has the impressive S9 SiP chip, a Neural Engine upgrade for faster Siri usage, and improved Find My capabilities. With all of this, plus an excellent display capable of up to 2000 nits brightness, you will want to make sure it is secure on your wrist and has a band that looks just as nice. 

Here are the best Apple Watch Series 9 bands right now. 

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Will my old bands fit the Apple Watch Series 9?

Yes, your current band collection is safe. All Apple Watch bands from every generation are interchangeable within their size category and the band-switching mechanism remains the same as it's always been.

Which Apple Watch Series 9 band should I get?

It's not often that Apple brings back a discontinued item. If you're one of the folks who had wanted a Modern Buckle band back in the day, now's your chance. The colors this time are muted but ultra classy. The vegan leather looks great, and this is a band you're sure to enjoy.

Karen S Freeman

Karen is a contributor to as a writer and co-host of the iMore Show. She’s been writing about Apple since 2010 with a year-long break to work at an Apple Store as a product specialist. She's also a contributor at TechRadar and Tom's Guide. Before joining iMore in 2018, Karen wrote for Macworld, CNET, AppAdvice, and WatchAware. She’s an early adopter who used to wait in long lines on release days before pre-ordering made things much easier. Karen is also a part-time teacher and occasional movie extra. She loves to spend time with her family, travel the world, and is always looking for portable tech and accessories so she can work from anywhere.