The Galaxy Watch 5 lineup includes two models — Galaxy Watch 5 and Galaxy Watch 5 Pro. This is the first Galaxy Watch series to feature a ‘Pro’ version. There’s no Galaxy Watch Classic this year. The Galaxy Watch 5 Pro model is aimed at serious fitness enthusiasts and outdoor activity lovers. The watch comes with outdoor data tracking capabilities with the ability to import GPS routes.
Galaxy Watch 5 series comes with advanced sleep tracking features including snoring. Other health features include heart rate tracking, blood oxygen level and personalised goal setting. A key highlight of the smartwatches is the new infrared temperature sensor.
Both the watches come with Privacy Dashboard that gives users control on what features and data they want to keep private. Also, the Galaxy Watch 5 models come with Sapphire crystal glass coating on top. .
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5, Watch 5 Pro: Availability
The Galaxy Watch5 and Galaxy Watch5 Pro are available for pre-order in select markets starting on August 10, with retail availability starting August 26.
|Galaxy Watch5||Galaxy Watch5 Pro|
|Material & Color||Armor Aluminum case with Sport Band
– 44mm: Graphite, Sapphire, Sliver
– 40mm: Graphite, Pink Gold, Sliver
|Titanium case with D-Buckle Sport Band
– Black Titanium, Gray Titanium
|– 44mm: 43.3 x 44.4 x 9.8 mm, 33.5g
– 40mm: 39.3 x 40.4 x 9.8 mm, 28.7g
|45.4 x 45.4 x 10.5 mm, 46.5g|
– 44mm: 1.4″ (34.6mm) 450×450 Super AMOLED, Full Color Always On Display
– 40mm: 1.2″ (30.4mm) 396×396 Super AMOLED, Full Color Always On Display
– 1.4″ (34.6mm) 450×450 Super AMOLED, Full Color Always On Display
|Processor||Exynos W920 Dual-Core 1.18GHz|
|Memory||1.5GB RAM + 16GB internal storage|
|Battery (typical)||– 44mm: 410mAh
– 40mm: 284mAh
|Charging||Faster Charging (WPC-based wireless charging)|
|OS||Wear OS Powered by Samsung (Wear OS 3.5)|
|UI||One UI Watch4.5|
|Sensors||Samsung BioActive Sensor (Optical Heart Rate + Electrical Heart Signal + Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis), Temperature Sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Light Sensor|
|Connectivity||LTE, Bluetooth 5.2, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n 2.4+5GHz, NFC, GPS/Glonass/Beidou/Galileo|
|Durability||5ATM + IP68 / MIL-STD-810H|
|Compatibility||Android 8.0 or higher and with more than 1.5GB of RAM|