And as expected, today July 31, the chinese manufacturer OPPO has presented the international version of its first smart watch, the OPPO Watch. This model had already gone on sale in China, although there used a proprietary operating system that we see in international markets. And yes, had appeared in Europe, although not in an official way.
With very good criteria, the brand has chosen to use Wear OS, the old version of Android for watches, as the operating system for your wrist device, making it compatible also with Google applications like Pay and Fit.
- Processor: Snapdragon Wear 3100.
- Screen: 1,91″ and 1.6″ AMOLED and brightness of 1000 nits.
- Memory RAM: 1 GB.
- Storage: 8 GB.
- Sensors: accelerometer, gyroscope, barometer, ECG and heart rate sensor.
- Battery: 430 mAh / 300 mAh
- System version: Wear OS with ColorOS for Watch.
- Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, LTE with apud esim (the largest size).
- Water resistance: valid for swimming at indoor and outdoor.
- Other: physical buttons, app store…
Two versions of different size
As often happens in this type of products, we will have two different sizes, one with a crown of 41 mm and another with a 46-mm, And the eye because the prices are quite different. The reason for this is that the model of 46 mm is equipped with 4G connectivity thanks to a apud esim.
Both variants have 1 GB of RAM, 8 GB of internal storage, water resistance, suitable for swimming, electrocardiogram, NFC with Google Pay, and interchangeable straps. The batteries of the two models are different, but both feature the fast-charging Super VOOC able to be completed in a little over an hour.
The autonomy of these clocks is going 36 hours if we use them with all of their active functions to the 20 days if we use them as simple clocks.
Despite the fact that it was expected that the processor chosen was the Snapdragon Wear 2500 we are glad to know that the company has finally opted for the Snapdragon Wear 3100, a chipset much more modern and capable.
In addition, they have a second processor, a Ambiq Micro Apollo3 Wireless, which manages the wireless connections, and improving the autonomy.
Price and availability of the OPPO Watch
But it has been launched in international markets such as india, where it has a price of between 14999 rupees (about 170 euros) for the version of 41 mm and 19999 rupees (about 225 euros) for the model of 46 mm will Be launched on the 10th of August.
In the Uk it has also been announced, to 229 pounds (about 250 euros) for the model of 41 mm and 369 pounds (about 400 euros), the 46-mm We will be able to buy the 3 of September.
The model of 41 mm will be available in pink, black, silver, and gold, while the 46 mm is only available in black and gold.
The input The OPPO Watch is international: Wear OS and Google Pay appears first in Android Free.