Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 series was unveiled at the Galaxy Unpacked 2022 event on Wednesday. The latest series of smartwatches comprises two models: the Galaxy Watch 5 (in two sizes) as well as the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 series was introduced at the Galaxy Unpacked 2022 event on Wednesday. The latest smartwatch line comprises Galaxy Watch 5 (in two sizes) Galaxy Watch 5 (in two sizes) and the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro. Its Galaxy Watch 5 has a bioactive sensor which measures Heart rate, SpO2 level and stress levels. The brand new Galaxy Watch 5 also offers ECG and blood pressure (BP) monitoring. It also has the ability to monitor temperature using infrared technology. It claims by the manufacturer that the smartwatch can provide up to 8 hours of sleep monitoring with 8 minutes of battery charge.
This is the cost of both versions.
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 starts at $279 (approximately 22100 rupees) in the case of its 40mm Bluetooth version, and $329 (approximately 26100 rupees) in version LTE version. The cost of the larger Galaxy Watch 5 (44mm) Bluetooth and LTE variants are not yet announced. The 40mm version comes with graphite as well as silver, and pink gold choices. The latter comes with a bora purple strap. Its 44mm counterpart of Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 has silver, graphite and sapphire color options.
Samsung’s Galaxy Watch 5 Pro has been priced at $449 (approximately 35,600 Rs) to purchase the Bluetooth version and $499 (approximately 39,600 rupees) in the LTE version. The Pro model comes for purchase in Black Titanium and Grey Titanium colour options. Each of the Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 and Galaxy Watch 5 Pro are currently available for pre-ordering in certain markets. The smartwatches will be on sale to purchase starting on August 26.
Features of Samsung Galaxy Watch 5
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 runs on One UI Watch 4.5 built upon Wear OS 3.5. It sports an “Armor Aluminum case that has the sport band. The 44mm model comes with the 1.4-inch Super AMOLED screen, with resolution of 450×450 while the smaller 40mm version has an 1.2-inch Super AMOLED panel that has 396×396 pixels. Both models have an ever-on display (AOD). The company declares it is the Sapphire Crystal display in the smartwatch provides an ultra-stiff 60 percent outer layer. It comes with a Dual-core Exynos W920 SoC along having 1.5GB RAM. It comes in a variety of colors. Galaxy Watch 5 also has 16GB of storage onboard.
The watch sports a brand-new Samsung Bioactive sensor. According to Samsung it is a sensor that combines optical heart rate sensors along with electrical heart signal as well as bioelectrical impedance measurement, to allow the wearer to obtain a variety of health data, like heart rate, SpO2 levels and stress levels. Samsung has also fitted with the Galaxy Watch 5 with a temperature sensor that utilizes infrared technology. Sensors include barometer, accelerometer as well as gyroscope, compass, and the light sensor.
Samsung has announced they will launch it will be launching the Google Maps app is coming to the Galaxy Watch 5 soon, that can operate independent of a smartphone connected to it. Samsung is also adding the ability to connect SoundCloud and Deezer streaming audio and music.
Its Galaxy Watch 5 has IP68 rating for water and dust (5 5 atm) resistant. Connectivity options include WiFi, Bluetooth v5.2, NFC and GPS support. Galaxy Watch 5 (44mm) Galaxy Watch 5 (44mm) comes with a battery of 410mAh. A smaller size, 39mm Galaxy Watch 5 comes with 284mAh of battery. Both watches feature wireless charging, that is based on WPC. According to Samsung it’s battery capacity is 13.3% bigger and provides the option of 8 hours sleep monitoring with a charging time of 8 minutes. The 44mm model is 43.3×44.4×9.8mm in weight and is 33.5 grams. The other variant the 40mm version is 39.3×40.4×9.8mm which weighs 28.7 grams.
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 Pro also runs One UI Watch 4.5 that is based upon WearOS 3.5. It sports the 1.4-inch Super AMOLED screen with the resolution of 450×450. As with the non-Pro version, it also has a 1.4-inch Super AMOLED display. Galaxy Watch 5 Pro also comes with an all-time display. It sports a titanium casing that sports a D-buckle. It also shares specifications such as SoC as well as storage and RAM configurations to Samsung’s Galaxy Watch 5. Galaxy Watch 5.
Samsung’s Galaxy Watch 5 Pro features Samsung’s bioactive sensor, which is a temperature sensor accelerometer, barometer the gyroscope, compass, and an LED sensor. The Pro version of Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 gets Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.2, NFC and GPS support. Similar to its predecessor Galaxy Watch 5, it comes with an IP68 rating to be the water and dust (5ATM) and water (5ATM) resistance. It comes with a 590mAh battery with wireless charging capabilities based on WPC. Its dimensions total are 45.4 x 45.4 10.5 x 10.5 millimeters, and weighs approximately 46.5 grams.