We’ve seen a showdown between the flagship smartwatches Apple Watch Series 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 when they were released a couple of years ago, and now it’s time for one more rivalry between two of their future counterparts. Apple Watch Series 7, sporting a new design and top-notch features, is about to launch in India in September, and now, the prices of Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 and Galaxy Watch 4 Classic are allegedly roaming around the web.
The South Korean tech giant Samsung will release the Galaxy 4 Series smartwatches along with a few other products next week during its Galaxy Unpacked August 2021 event. Previously, the images of these flagship smartwatches from Samsung were leaked online, and most of us know what these smartwatches look like.
Galaxy Watch 4 and Galaxy Watch 4 Classic smartwatches will sport circular Super AMOLED displays with Corning’s Gorilla Glass DX/DX+ protection. The company hasn’t revealed anything about the processor yet, but both the flagship smartwatches are expected to be powered by the Exynos W920 SoC and will run One UI Watch 3.5 software based on Google’s new iteration of Wear OS.
The Galaxy Watch 4 is tipped to feature a 1.19-inch display in 40mm and 44mm dial sizes, whereas the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic is expected to arrive in three sizes – 42mm, 44mm, and 46mm. The Galaxy Watch 4 Series smartwatches will feature stress monitoring, ECG, GPS, gyro, heart rate monitor, body fat composition measurement and IP68 certification for dust, water, and shock resistance.
The Galaxy Watch 4 Classic is tipped to arrive in three colours and will feature a rotating bezel along with two buttons on its right side. Samsung Galaxy Watch Series 4 smartwatches are tipped to be waterproof up to 50 metres (5ATM). Along with these, the flagship smartwatches will have 1.5GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage.
The Galaxy Watch 4 in the 40mm dial size can be expected to cost around ₹25,000, and the 44mm dial variant is expected to be priced around ₹27,500. Meanwhile, Galaxy Watch 4 Classic is expected to be priced around ₹33,500 for 42 mm, ₹35,000 for 44 mm, and ₹36,100 for the 46 mm variant.