Samsung Galaxy Watch3 was unveiled at the company’s virtual Unpacked Event for 2020. The Note 20 series unveiled on the same event is currently available for pre-order in Nepal. And now, the Galaxy Watch3 is available in Nepal (Bluetooth only variant not LTE variants).
The Galaxy watch is the successor to Galaxy Watch. It brings improvements in design and adds serious health tracking features that make it a step up from the Galaxy Watch. It is one of the best smartwatches available in the market. Let’s peak into spec sheets, features, price and availability in Nepal of all new Galaxy Watch3.
Samsung Galaxy Watch3 Overview
Display and Design
The Samsung Galaxy Watch3 comes with slimmer, lighter and refined design. You can choose between two sizes with a 41mm being smaller option and a 45mm for those who prefer larger wrist watch. With it, the rotating bezel is back which makes it unique among the bunch of other smartwatch brands. Both the model have same features with a couple small differences.
The Galaxy Watch3 features a display of 1.2” for 41mm whereas the 45mm features 1.4” display. Both the panels are Super AMOLED with 360 x 360 pixel resolution. The smartwatch has a full-color always on display. The panel is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass DX.
The smartwatch is 14% slimmer and 15% lighter than the Galaxy Watch. The body is made up of stainless steel. The straps are made up of genuine leather and measures 20mm for 41mm model whereas 22mm for 45mm model. On the side, there are two buttons for back and home. Similarly, rotating bezels can also be used for navigation.
Furthermore, the watch is IP68 water and dust resistant and comes with MIL-STD-BIOG certification.
Performance and Software
The Galaxy Watch3 is running on Exynos 9110 chipset which is same to original Galaxy Watch. It is teamed with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of storage.
The Galaxy Watch3 is running Samsung’s Tizen OS since the company moved away from Google’s Android Wear platform. The OS has a limited library compared to watchOS or wearOS.
In addition, you can receive smartphone notification and reply it from your wrist. It can even show your chat history for certain messaging apps.
The smartwatch is compatible with both Android devices and iPhones. However, some elements will work better on Android devices than on iPhones. Similarly, certain features are optimized for Samsung smartphones.
Samsung Galaxy Watch3 has a lot of features and fitness is its key component. You can track a total of 40 activities out of which 7 activities will auto-trigger. These seven activities are running, walking, swimming, cycling, rowing, dynamic workouts and elliptical workouts.
Samsung has equipped the watch with sleep tracking as well. They have partnered with US National Sleep Institute which provides deeper insight of Rapid Eye Movement (REM) cycle and sleep quality. Further, it tracks heart rates and suggest breathing exercises.
Additionally, there’s also built in electrocardiogram (ECG) and blood pressure monitoring on the device. For now, it is only available in South Korea. Soon, it will be available in US.
Further, it has safety feature –fall detection which we’ve seen on Apple Watch 5. The VO2max included calculates the maximum amount of oxygen your body can take during incremental exercise. It also packs blood oxygen monitoring (SpO2) feature which will be able to measure and track oxygen saturation over time.
Furthermore, it has women’s health selection too for monitoring menstrual cycles and its effects on your fitness.
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Compared to Galaxy Watch, Samsung has decrease the capacity of battery. The 41mm variant has a 247mAh battery whereas the 45mm model has a 340mAh battery. According to Samsung, the Galaxy Watch3 can last up to 2 days of usage and one day of usage for 45mm and 41mm respectively. WPC based wireless charging charges the watch.
Connectivity option includes Bluetooth 5, Wi-Fi, NFC, GPS and LTE (not available in Nepal).
Samsung Galaxy Watch3 Price and Availability in Nepal
With no doubt Samsung Galaxy Watch3 is one of the best smartwatch now available in Nepalese market. The 41mm Galaxy Watch3 is available in Mystic Bronze and Mystic Silver color option whereas, the 45mm model is available in Mystic Silver and Mystic Black color.
Samsung Galaxy Watch3 price in Nepal is Rs. 53,999 and Rs. 55,999 for 41mm and 45mm respectively. If you pre-order Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 ultra you will get huge discount on Galaxy Watch3.
|Model||Price in Nepal|
|Samsung Galaxy Watch3(45mm)||Rs. 55,999|
|Samsung Galaxy Watch3(41mm)||Rs. 53,999|