Samsung officially unveiled its Galaxy Watch 3 and Galaxy Buds Live at an Unpacked event on August 5th. During the event, they didn’t disclose the prices for its Smartwatch and TWS earphones in India. However, almost after a gap of two weeks, they officially disclosed their pricing along with its availability.
Samsung Galaxy Watch 3: Availability and pricing
The Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 is beautifully crafted in a steel frame accompanied by a leather strap. It is fitted with a rotating bezel that drives the popular rotating bezel UI making it one of the most efficient ways to navigate the smartwatch’s features.
The Watch 3 sports 1GB RAM and 8GB internal storage. It has an IP68 rating along with MIL-STD-810G standard compliant. The smartwatch is available two sizes of 45mm and 41mm with a size of 1.4-inch and 1.2-inch, respectively. Both the variants houses a Super AMOLED display with the 360 x 360 pixels resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass DX for additional protection. The smartwatch comes powered with Exynos 9110 SoC, dual-core CPU, and 1.15GHz. It runs on Tizen 5.5 OS.
It has a 340mAh battery inside the 45mm watch while a 247 mAh battery resides in the smaller variant. The eSIM powered 4G functionality makes it easier to manage calls and notifications, stream your favorite playlists, and access your favorite apps. Galaxy Watch 3 4G is supported by Airtel and Jio. There’s also a Bluetooth variant.
It also supports the all-new Blood Oxygen (SpO2) feature which measures and tracks oxygen saturation over time, for fitness and wellness purposes. As per the official announcement, it will be available on Samsung Opera, Samsung Online Store, Retail Outlets, and Online portals from 27th August onwards.
The smaller 41nm model will be available in Mystic Bronze and Mystic Silver colors. Price starts at:
- Galaxy Watch 3 41nm BT @ ₹29,990
- Galaxy Watch 3 41nm 4G @ ₹34,990
Whereas, the bigger 45nm model will be available in Mystic Silver and Mystic Black colors. Price starts at:
- Galaxy Watch 3 45nm BT @ ₹32,990
- Galaxy Watch 3 45nm 4G @ ₹38,990
Samsung Galaxy Buds Live: Availability and pricing
The Samsung Galaxy Buds Live is ergonomically shaped like a bean, which is the first of its kind. The sound is provided by AKG based on a 12nm speaker, and bass duct resulting in a good music experience.
Additionally, it features 3 microphones and a Voice Pickup unit which drastically improves the sound quality, a new Active Noise Cancellation, and a long-lasting battery life that supports up to 8 hours of playback. You can gain 1 hour of playtime with just 5 minutes of quick charging. It also supports wireless charging.
As for availability, the Galaxy Buds Live will be available from the 25th of August on Samsung Opera, Samsung Online Store, Retail Outlets, and Online portals. It will be available in Mystic Bronze, Mystic Black, and Mystic White colors and can be availed at ₹14,990.
Samsung Galaxy Watch3 & Buds Live: Pre-booking offers
Consumers are eligible to purchase the Galaxy Buds Live at just ₹4,990 (a benefit of ₹10,000) on pre-booking the Galaxy Watch3 4G model (both 41 and 45mm variants). The pre-bookings are only valid from 16th till 26th August if it’s ordered from Samsung Shop and offline retail stores.
Whereas, consumers are eligible for an instant cashback of ₹4,500 on the 41mm model and ₹5,000 on the 45mm model on pre-booking the Galaxy Watch3 Bluetooth model (both 41 and 45mm variants). The offer is exclusive to pre-bookings done online at Samsung Shop, Amazon, and Flipkart between August 20 and 26.