Samsung might launch the Galaxy Watch 5 series on August 10. Although the company is yet to reveal, it’s almost confirmed that instead of the old ‘Classic’ model, this year, we will see a new ‘Pro variant alongside the base Galaxy Watch 5 model.
Well, we have seen some renders of both the watches that exposes different shades and design of the wearables. Meanwhile, according to the tipster Ice Universe’s report, the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro will be the ugliest Samsung smartwatch in prior experience.
Ice Universe claims that Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 Pro will feature a very wide bezel and has no scales. It is not aesthetically pleasing, its predecessor – Galaxy Watch 4 looks great and it was expected that the new-gen Samsung smartwatch will further get improvements in design.
As always, the watch 5 will be leaked and you will see the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro with a very wide bezel and no scales, its design is far from comparable to the Apple Watch 7, and it is not aesthetically pleasing.
— Ice universe (@UniverseIce) June 13, 2022
Apple is the biggest competitor of Samsung. Both companies try to outdo each other while the tipster says that the upcoming Galaxy Watch 5 design is far from comparable to the Apple Watch 7.
There’s no doubt that Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 series will equip the most advanced features and technologies including the body temperature measurement feature. But it looks like the company forgot that half the price of a Watch is in the design.
Anyway, you can check out every small and big news, leak, and rumor about the Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 series through our dedicated tracker that is mentioned below.
Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro price revealed in India
Samsung launched the Galaxy Buds 2 Pro earbuds at the Galaxy Unpacked event on August 10. At the time of launch, Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Buds 2 Pro price and available in many countries and now it has been revealed in India.
Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro is the latest offering in the section and comes with a lot of new features and slight changes in design over the previous version. Thus, the company has made a major hike in the prices.
According to the information, the Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro carries a price tag of INR 17,999 in India. It is available for pre-bookings and will be available in the country starting August 16. You can purchase it through Samsung.com and other retail stores.
Samsung India is also offering a cashback of INR 3,000 from leading banks on earbuds purchases, which will bring down the device’s price to INR 14,999. On the other hand, the customers who pre-book the product can buy the Samsung Wireless Charger Pad worth INR 2,999 at a discounted price of INR 499.
Customers can also avail of easy finance options and get up to INR 3,000 off by exchanging their old Galaxy earbuds. It’s worth mentioning that the device is available in Bora Purple, Graphite, and White color options in India.
Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro features:
Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro features an Intelligent Active Noise Cancellation function along with 24bit Hi-Fi processing. This is capable to hide even the loudest ambient noise.
Additionally, the wearable also comes with ambient mode, which allows the user to listen to audio from the earbuds, while also listening to a person next to them.
It further brings Auto Switch across Galaxy devices for a seamless audio experience, studio-quality sound, HD Voice, 360 Audio with Direct Multi-Channel, 8 hours of battery life on a single charge, IPX7 water-resistance rating, and much more.
Galaxy Watch 5 might not bring ECG and BP features in India
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 and Galaxy Watch 5 Pro have recently launched with all new technologies to set a new standard in the wearables market. However, there are some functions of the Galaxy Watch 5 series including ECG and BP features are not coming to India.
Samsung has officially introduced the ECG and Blood Pressure features on its smartwatches since Galaxy Watch Active 2. These are two of the essential features of the smartwatches and every Galaxy smartwatch comes with these features since then.
These features were primarily released for the South Korean variants of the Galaxy smartwatches and then expanded to many other countries. However, there are still some regions where the company is not providing these features, and one of the major Samsung markets, India is one of them.
Samsung’s all-new Galaxy Watch 5 series also comes with ECG and BP measurement features in many countries but not in India, as reported by TizenHelp. It looks like the Indian variant of the device is still not compatible to obtain these upgraded features.
While the Galaxy Watch 5 and Watch 5 Pro are already up for pre-orders in many countries, these will start on August 16 in India. Ahead of this, Amazon India has listed these watches and teased the products in the “Coming soon” category.
This listing also mentions the features and specifications of the Indian version of the wearables. There are a lot of features that can be seen but there is no glimpse of the ECG and BP features.
On the other hand, Samsung’s official website also mentions that the features are limited to select countries, however, it has not noted the names of those unlucky countries’ customers. It’s worth mentioning the BP function is not even available in the United States.
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5, Watch 5 Pro India price revealed
At the Galaxy Unpacked event on August 10, Samsung launched the Galaxy Watch 5 and Galaxy Watch 5 Pro with new futuristic features. The company has officially announced the prices and availability of these products in the US. Now the Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 and Galaxy Watch 5 Pro India price has revealed.
The Galaxy Watch 5 has two different sizes – 40mm and 44mm, however, with the same features. On the other side, the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro comes in 45mm size. All of these smartwatches come in both Bluetooth and LTE versions.
Let’s check out the prices of both Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 and Galaxy Watch 5 Pro India price for their Bluetooth and LTE variants.
Galaxy Watch 5 Price:
- 40mm: INR 27,999
- 44mm: INR 30,999
- 40mm: INR 32,999
- 44mm: INR 35,999
Galaxy Watch 5 Pro Price:
- 45mm: INR 44,999
- 45mm: INR 49,999
The Galaxy Watch 5 series pre-orders will start in India on August 16. You can get a cashback of INR 3,000 on the Watch 5 and INR 5,000 cashback on the Watch 5 Pro. Also, you can avail of an exchange bonus of up to INR 5,000 on both smartwatches.
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 series:
The new wearable comes with some great improvements over the previous version. Their BioActive sensor merges three powerful health sensors into a single to provide extensive measurements that include heart rate, blood oxygen level, and stress level.
On the other side, the newly added temperature measurement sensor works simultaneously with its powerful 3-in-1 BioActive sensor to give consumers a wider awareness of their well-being.
Whereas, the three new Health features including Route Workout, Turn-by-Turn Directions, and TrackBack are limited to the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro. There’s a lot more to know about these two wearables, you can check out the complete specifications and other details here and here.