The Apple Watch Series 5 is now available for purchase in India. Apple’s new wearable is available on online sites as well as offline retail stores nationwide. Ingram Micro says that about 800 retail stores in India will sell the Apple Watch series. The new Apple Watch Series 5 listed by e-commerce sites includes Amazon.in and Flipkart, while Reliance Digital and Croma will also stock offline retail stores.
Apple Watch Series 5 Price, Availability in India
Apple Watch Series 5 Price in India Rs. Only 40 mm variant is available in case of 40,900 aluminum for GPS. On the other hand Apple Watch Series 5 GPS, 40,900 44mm aluminum variant priced at Rs. 43,900.
On the cellular option, the Apple Watch Series 5 GPS + Cellular 40mm Aluminum variant is priced at Rs. 49,900, while the Apple Watch Series 5 GPS + Cellular 44mm aluminum model carries a price tag of Rs. 52,900. Apple Watch Series 5 GPS + Cellular 40mm Stainless Steel Variant Price Rs. 65,900, while the Apple Watch Series 5 GPS + Cellular 44mm Stainless Steel option of Rs. 69,900.
There is also an Apple Watch Nike Series 5 GPS 40mm aluminum variant in India, which is priced in India. 40,900, while the Apple Watch Nike Series 5 GPS 44mm aluminum option is priced at Rs. 43,900. In contrast, the Apple Watch Nike Series 5 GPS + Cellular 40mm aluminum variant comes at Rs. 49,900 and Apple Watch Nike Series 5 GPS + Cellular 44mm Aluminum Option Price Rs. 52,900.
Online sites where you can buy Apple Watch Series 5 include Amazon.in, Flipkart, Paytm Mall. Notably, Paytm is still taking pre-orders, while Flipkart and Amazon have started taking general orders for smartwatches. Even Flipkart and Amazon have already sold many variants. E-commerce sites currently offer a no-cost EMI option and Rs. 4,000 instant cashback as a pre-order offer on HDFC debit and credit cards, but not sure if these will still go live, once the Apple Watch Series 5 is openly for sale.
If you want to buy it through offline retail stores, Ingram Micro says that around 800 retail stores across the country will start selling new wearables. This includes Reliance Digital, Maple, Croma, and more. To find a retail store near you, go to the Apple website and enter your pincode with the product you want to buy and a list of nearby stores should appear based on your locality.
Apple Watch Series 5 specifications, features
At first detailed, the Apple Watch Series 5 comes in two sizes – 40mm and 44mm, and features GPS and GPS + cellular models. It runs on WatchOS 6, and always has a Retina LTPO OLED display. It has a resolution of 324×394 pixels (40 mm) and 386×448 pixels (44 mm), and 1,000 nits of peak brightness.
The Apple Watch Series 5 is powered by a 64-bit dual-core Apple S5 SoC, paired with a W3 wireless chip and 32GB of onboard storage. Sensors on board include an electrical heart rate sensor, second generation optical sensor, compass, barometric altimeter, accelerometer, and an ambient light sensor.
The new wearable claim provides up to 18 hours of battery life on a single charge. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n, Bluetooth v5.0, and GPS / GLONASS / Galileo / QZSS.