Apple can also replace the battery in an Apple Watch Ultra for a fee of $99, regardless of whether the customer has AppleCare+ coverage.
In comparison, the repair cost for the Apple Watch Series 8 ranges from $299 to $399 without an AppleCare+ subscription, while a replacement battery costs $79. Repair costs for the second-generation Apple Watch SE range from $199 to $229.
Available for $99 upfront or $4.99 per month, AppleCare+ for Apple Watch Ultra includes unlimited accidental damage protection with a $79 service charge for each incident. Like any form of insurance, customers who purchase AppleCare+ can save money in the event that they damage their Apple Watch Ultra.