Samsung has launched a new 4G smartwatch in the Indian market. Highlights of the device include a Super AMOLED display, rotating touch bezel, and military-level durability. Read more to find about Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 Price in India, Specifications, and Features
Price and Availability
|40mm aluminum||$279.99 (Rs. 19,830 approx.) / € 299 (Rs. 23,710 approx.)|
|40mm stainless steel||€ 399 (US$ 446 / Rs. 31,635 approx.)|
|44mm aluminum||$299.99 (Rs. 21,245 approx.) / € 319 (Rs. 25,295 approx.)|
|44mm stainless steel||€ 419 (US$ 469 / Rs. 33,225 approx.)|
|40mm LTE stainless steel||€ 449 (US$ 502 / Rs. 35,605 approx.)|
|44mm LTE stainless steel||€ 469 (US$ 525 / Rs. 37,195 approx.)|
The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 was earlier launched in Europe and the US.
Now, the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 4G variant (44mm) is available in India at Rs 35,990.
“With the launch of Galaxy Watch Active2 4G, Samsung now has the widest range of 4G-enabled smartwatches in India spanning 2 unique design templates, 3 sizes and 6 colour finishes,” said Aditya Babbar, Director, Mobile Business, Samsung India.
“The fresh design language and all new digital bezel UI in combination with seamless 4G connectivity make this watch an essential for those seeking a blend of style and functionality,” he added.
Highlights and Features
- Heart Rate Monitor (with 8 Photodiodes)
- Electrocardiogram (ECG)
- Accelerometer (measure up to 32g of force)
- Ambient Light Sensor
- Corning Gorilla Glass DX+ protection
- Super AMOLED display
- My Style color extraction algorithm
- 1.15GHz dual-core Exynos 9110 SoC
- 768MB / 1.5GB (LTE) RAM
- 4GB internal storage
- 340mAh (44mm) / 247mAh (40mm) battery
- Wireless charging support
- One UI
- LTE (Optional)
- Bluetooth 5.0
- Wi-Fi b/g/n
- A-GPS/ GLONASS/ Beidou
- MIL-STD-810G certified
- IP68 water-resistant
- 39 workouts
- Multiple color options
The new smartwatch comes in two models and six variants. The 44mm model sports 1.4-inch Super AMOLED full-color Always-On display with Corning Gorilla Glass DX+ protection and resolution of 360 x 360 pixels.
On the other hand, the 40mm model features a 1.2-inch Super AMOLED full color Always On Display with Corning Gorilla Glass DX+ protection and resolution of 360 x 360 pixels.
Both 1.4-inch and 1.2-inch curved Super AMOLED screens come with rotating touch bezel that turns both clockwise and counter-clockwise to allow you to easily choose your favorite apps.
The One UI comes with My Style color extraction algorithm. It lets you take a photo of your outfit and choose from five different color patterns for your watch face.
The new wearable runs Tizen-based Wearable OS which is compatible with both Android (5.0 or above/ more than 1.5GB RAM) and iPhone (5 and above/ iOS 9.0 or above) devices. Connectivity options include LTE (Optional), Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi b/g/n, NFC, and A-GPS/ GLONASS/ Beidou.
The 4G variant comes with eSIM connectivity that allows users to make or receive calls directly from the smartwatch. It also provides access to social media apps, without the phone being in the proximity.
The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 is powered by a 1.15GHz dual-core Exynos 9110 processor along with 768MB / 1.5GB (LTE) RAM, and 4GB internal storage. It is backed by 340mAh (44mm) / 247mAh (40mm) battery with WPC-based wireless charging support.
The new wearable can manually track more than 39 workouts. Seven of them are automatically activated (including running, walking, cycling, swimming, rowing machine, elliptical machine).
Samsung claims that the new health sensors take faster readings and monitor real-time stress levels through Samsung Health (provides guided meditation programs). Sensors on the device include Heart Rate Monitor (with 8 Photodiodes), Electrocardiogram (ECG), Accelerometer (measure up to 32g of force), Gyroscope, Barometer, Ambient Light Sensor.
The lightweight aluminum variant comes with a casual Fluoroelastomer (FKM) band. Whereas the premium solid stainless steel variant comes with a leather strap. Both variants come with 5ATM + IP68 water resistance rating and MIL-STD-810G certified for durability.
The Aluminum version comes in Silver Cloud, Aqua Black and Pink Gold color options with Fluoroelastomer (FKM). While the Stainless Steel version will be available in Silver, Black, and Gold with Leather Strap color options.
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