During the Galaxy Unpacked 2022 event Samsung announced the launch of four new products in India and globally. Alongside Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4, Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Galaxy Buds 2 Pro TWS the firm also introduced Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 series. The new Samsung smartwatch series includes Galaxy Watch 5 in two sizes and the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro. The fitness tracker has a BioActive sensor similar to the previous generation watch. Additionally, the device can monitor your blood pressure and ECG as well.
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 Series price and sale details
The 40mm Bluetooth version of the Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 costs $279, which is equal to Rs 22,100, and the LTE version costs $329, which is equal to Rs 26,100. The cost of the bigger Galaxy Watch 5 (44mm) Bluetooth and LTE models have not yet been disclosed. On the other hand, the pricing of the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro is $449 for the Bluetooth version, which equals Rs. 35,600, and $499 for the LTE version, which equals Rs. 39,600.
Colour possibilities for the 40mm version include Graphite, Pink Gold, and Silver. The strap on the latter is Bora Purple. Colour options for the Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 in 44mm include Graphite, Sapphire, and Silver. There are two colour options for the Pro model: Black Titanium and Gray Titanium.
In a few markets, you can currently place pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 and Galaxy Watch 5 Pro. Starting on August 26, the smartwatches will be for sale.
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 Pro specifications
The Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 Pro has a 1.4-inch Super AMOLED always-on display with a resolution of 450×450 pixels.
The Samsung smartwatch runs on One UI Watch 4.5, which is based on WearOS 3.5. It is powered by a dual-core Exynos W920 SoC, paired with 1.5GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage.
Thanks to its high-quality materials, Watch5 Pro is up for any adventure, from cycling to trekking. It has an improved Sapphire Crystal that is more resistant to damage, as well as a sturdy titanium case that guards the screen with a protruded bezel design. The brand-new D-Buckle Sport Band18 that is included with the Galaxy Watch5 Pro delivers a snug fit and tough durability.
The Galaxy Watch5 Pro features the biggest battery of any Galaxy Watch and is made to last. It packs a 590mAh battery. Utilize GPX, which is now accessible for the first time on a Galaxy Watch. Take a hike, record it with Route Workout on the Samsung Health app, and share it with other trail enthusiasts.
With intuitive Turn-by-Turn directions, you can hike or cycle while keeping your eyes off the map. When you’re ready to go home, the Trackback feature on the Galaxy Watch5 Pro will make it simple for you to do so by leading you in the other direction.
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 specifications
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 has a 1.4-inch Super AMOLED display with 450×450 pixels (44mm) and 1.2-inch Super AMOLED display with 396×396 pixels resolution (40mm). Both variations have an always-on display.
It is powered by 1.5GB of RAM and a dual-core Exynos W920 SoC. 16GB of internal storage is also present in the Galaxy Watch 5. One UI Watch 4.5 is the operating system used by the smartwatch. The IP68 rating for the Galaxy Watch 5’s water and dust resistance is 5 ATM.
The next generation of digital health monitoring is powered by Samsung’s own BioActive Sensor, which is a feature of the Galaxy Watch5. The BioActive Sensor, which was first featured on the Galaxy Watch4 series, combines three potent health sensors — optical heart rate, electrical heart signal, and bioelectrical impedance analysis — on a single, special chip to provide comprehensive readings that include heart rate, blood oxygen level, and even stress level. Additionally, users can monitor their blood pressure and ECG from their wrists to gain a better understanding of their heart health.
The Body Composition measurement tool offers a comprehensive picture of the user’s overall health and enables them to set objectives, receive individualised workout advice, and monitor their progress. And when it’s time to unwind, the Galaxy Watch5 series equips users with recovery information, such as post-cardio heart rate following a strenuous workout and personalised water consumption recommendations based on sweat loss.
Learn about sleep patterns by using Sleep Scores, which track various sleep stages, snoring detection, and blood oxygen levels. Improve your sleeping habits with advanced sleep coaching, which offers a customised programme for a full month. The Galaxy Watch5 automatically adjusts connected lights, AC units, and TVs to specified settings that promote restful sleep thanks to SmartThings connectivity. Users can rest easy knowing that improved fall detection will notify an emergency contact if they or a loved one trips home or tumbles out of bed.
There is a 410mAh battery within the 44mm Galaxy Watch 5. The 284mAh battery in the 40mm Galaxy Watch 5 is smaller. Both variations are compatible with WPC-based wireless charging.
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