Samsung Galaxy Watch Active, Galaxy Fit and Galaxy Fit e wearables launched in India: Price, specs and availability
After announcing two new tablets in India on Monday, Samsung has now launched three new wearables in the country - Galaxy Watch Active, Galaxy Fit and Galaxy Fit e. The first is a brand new smartwatch that is a more sportier take on last year's Galaxy Watch. The Galaxy Watch Active highlights an AMOLED display and blood pressure monitoring. The Galaxy Fit and Galaxy Fit e, on the other hand, are affordable fitness bands that come with improved fitness tracking and lightweight designs.
The Galaxy Watch Active has been priced at Rs 19,999 and will be available offline via Samsung SmartCafe outlets and partner retail stores as well as online via Samsung Shop and Amazon India. The Galaxy Fit and Galaxy Fit e are priced at Rs 9,990 and Rs 2,590, respectively, and will also be available through similar offline channels. In addition to the Samsung online store, the Galaxy Fit and Galaxy Fit e will also be on sale on Flipkart and Myntra.
The Galaxy Watch Active will be available in Black, Silver, Rose Gold and Deep Green colours starting June 25. The Galaxy Fit comes in Silver and Black colours and will also be available starting June 25. The Galaxy Fit e will be available in Black, White and Yellow colours online between July 5 to July 19, post which it will be on sale through select retail stores.
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active specifications
The Galaxy Watch Active comes with a circular dial but ditches the traditional rotating bezels that we have seen on previous Samsung smartwatches. It sports a 1,1-inch Super AMOLED (360x360) display with Gorilla Glass protection. The smartwatch measures 39.5 x 39.5 x 10.5mm and weighs 25 grams without the straps.
The Samsung smartwatch is powered by an Exynos 9110 chipset and runs on Tizen OS 4.0. It comes with 0.75GB memory and 4GB of internal storage. The Galaxy Watch Active is IP68 + 5ATM rated for water resistance up to 50 meters.
The Galaxy Watch Active offers features like exercise, sleep, stress and health tracking, and is also the company's first wearable to track blood pressure. The Galaxy Watch Active supports wireless charging, Bluetooth 4.2 and Wi-Fi b/g/n, among other things.
Samsung Galaxy Fit, Galaxy Fit e specifications
The Galaxy Fit sports a 0.95-inch AMOLED (120X240) full colour display. It measures 45.1mm in height, 18.3mm in width and weighs 23 grams. The Galaxy Fit comes with 2MB RAM and 32MB storage. The Galaxy Fit houses a 120mAh battery and supports 5ATM water resistance. In addition to showing notifications, the Galaxy Fit will also support reply functionality.
The Galaxy Fit e, on the other hand, gets a smaller 0.74-inch PMOLED 64x128) display. It packs a smaller 70mAh battery and shows notifications. Both the wearables can auto detect some workouts such as walking, running and dynamic workout and are water resistant up to 50 meters. The wearables also support over 90 different activities that can be accessed from the Samsung Health app. The Galaxy Fit and Fit e can also track sleep and stress along with continuous heart rate monitoring.