Samsung Galaxy Watch launched in India with Super AMOLED display, IP68 dust and water resistance, and more


At its Unpacked occasion in New York final month, South Korean tech large Samsung introduced two new merchandise below its Galaxy model – the Galaxy Note9 and the Galaxy Watch. The Galaxy Note9 was launched in India precisely a month in the past with a base worth of ₹67,900, and now, Samsung has lastly launched Galaxy Watch as properly within the nation.


The Galaxy Watch is successor to the Gear S3 that was announced means again in September 2016. Being a successor to the Gear S3, it was initially anticipated to be known as Gear S4, however Samsung in the end determined to name it Galaxy Watch.

The Samsung Galaxy Watch is a smartwatch that additionally comes with some options of health trackers. The smartwatch is available in two sizes – 42 mm and 46 mm. The 42 mm model boasts a 1.2-inch Tremendous AMOLED Full Shade At all times-On round show, whereas the 46 mm model boasts a 1.Three-inch Tremendous AMOLED Full Shade At all times-On round show. Nevertheless, each of them have a decision of 360 x 360 pixels, and so they include the safety of Gorilla Glass DX+.


The Galaxy Watch is powered by Samsung’s Tizen primarily based Wearable OS four.zero, and it comes with Exynos 9110 dual-core processor operating the present which is clocked at 1.15 GHz and is paired with 768 MB RAM. The Galaxy Watch additionally comes with four GB of inside storage if you wish to load music on it.

The Galaxy Watch comes with 5 ATM score and IP68 score, which implies you don’t should trouble your self with eradicating it off your wrist when going for a swim or a bathe. The watch additionally comes with MIL-STD-810G army certification which makes it very sturdy.

Samsung had introduced the LTE and Bluetooth variants of the Galaxy Watch, however, it has solely launched the Bluetooth variant in India, with no phrase on if and when it would convey the LTE variant to the nation.

Like we already mentioned, the Samsung Galaxy Watch additionally comes with some options discovered on health trackers. It comes with coronary heart price monitor, sleep monitor, exercise tracker, and extra. It additionally comes with 21 indoor workouts and tracks a complete of 39 exercises.

The 42 mm variant of the Galaxy Watch ships with a 270 mAh battery and the 46 mm variant of Galaxy Watch ships with a 472 mAh battery. Samsung says the battery on Galaxy Watch “lasts days on a single cost”, and with the “proper type of changes”, it may possibly final by way of a working week.

Commenting on the launch of Galaxy Watch, Aditya Babbar, Normal Supervisor, Samsung India, mentioned, “The Galaxy Watch extends our smartwatch custom of mixing timeless design with revolutionary expertise. It’s the excellent trend accent that may change fully to go along with your look. And beneath its refined exterior, Galaxy Watch is a beast of a tool, with options that sustain with all kinds of actions & life. Put merely, Galaxy Watch is a testomony to our single minded purpose of significant innovation. That’s the reason it leads the business with a jaw dropping battery back-up that may final days on a single cost, delivering an uninterrupted & seamless expertise that adjustments your lives“.

Samsung Galaxy Watch Specs

  • CPU: 1.15 GHz Exynos 9110 dual-core processor
  • RAM: 768 MB
  • Working System: Tizen primarily based Wearable OS four.zero
  • Show: 1.2-inch (42 mm variant) / 1.Three-inch (46 mm variant) Round Tremendous AMOLED Full Shade At all times-On Show with 360 x 360 pixel decision and Gorilla Glass DX+ safety
  • Storage: four GB
  • Connectivity: GPS, Bluetooth four.2, Wi-Fi b/g/n
  • Compatibility: Android 5.zero Lollipop or later
  • Different: Coronary heart Price Monitor, 5 ATM + IP68 mud and water resistance, MIL-STD-810G army certification, Interchangeable Straps
  • Colours: Silver (46 mm solely), Midnight Black, Rose Gold
  • Battery: 270 mAh (42 mm variant) / 472 mAh (46 mm variant) with WPC-based Wi-fi Charging

Samsung Galaxy Watch Worth in India and Availability

  • Worth of 42 mm variant: ₹24,990
  • Worth of 46 mm variant: ₹29,990
  • Availability: To be introduced

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