Competition for the Apple Watch: Will the Galaxy Watch 5 be cheaper than expected? [Gerücht]
The next generation of the Samsung Galaxy Watch has now been leaked. The prices are said to be lower than previously expected.
Last year, Samsung made a radical change in smartwatches. Instead of relying on the in-house operating system Tizen OS, they are working together with Google on a new version of Android Wear. Android Wear 3 then made its debut with the Galaxy Watch 4. This year, the new Galaxy Watch 5 is on the program. Some leakers believe that the upcoming Pro model could cost around 500 euros. Well want Experience DealnTech with a “trusted dealer”. have that the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro should only cost around 430 euros. The entry-level model Galaxy Watch 5 Bluetooth should cost around 260 euros.
What should the Galaxy Watch 5 have to offer?
The Galaxy Watch 4 currently costs at least 219 euros, with the RRP being 269 euros. At around 370 euros, the RRP for the Classic version is slightly higher. The successor model Galaxy Watch 5 Pro should probably cost 430 euros, whereby this euro price comes from a country with 22 percent VAT. On August 10th there will be a resolution when Samsung officially presents the new competitors of the Apple Watch.
The upcoming Galaxy Watch 5 will be pre-installed with One UI 4.5, which Galaxy Watch 4 owners will receive as an update. In addition to the normal Galaxy Watch 5, there will be a new, more expensive Pro version. A larger touchscreen with a digital bezel is installed. However, you probably have to do without a physical bezel, as with the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic. With the new generation, the rumor mill expects longer battery life and a display protection made of sapphire glass instead of Gorilla Glass.
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Collection for the Samsung Galaxy Watch 5:
- The Galaxy Watch 5 Pro is said to only cost around 430 euros, while previous rumors had spoken of around 500 euros.
- The entry-level model Galaxy Watch 5 Bluetooth should cost around 260 euros.
- You will find out how high the RRP actually is on August 10th at the presentation of Samsung’s new smartwatches.
- The new iteration may offer longer battery life and a screen protector made of sapphire glass instead of Gorilla Glass.