- Oppo retails its smartwatch first via online channel
- Oppo Watch features Snapdragon 2500
- The company claims that the smartwatch would be able to support iOS devices soon
Oppo today launched its first smartwatch – Oppo Watch. The product is launched via online channels first. The product features in two sizes – 41mm and 46mm. The Oppo Watch 41mmm variant has a 1.6-inch AMOLED display with 320×360 pixels resolution, while the 46mm model comes with a 1.91-inch curved AMOLED display with 402×476 pixels resolution and 326ppi pixel density.
The 41mm variant in elegant black, rose gold and fog silver colours is priced at 1499 Yuan (MRP 15,930 approx.), 46mm aluminum alloy variant in Black and rose gold is priced at 1999 Yuan (MRP 21,325 approx.) and the 46mm stainless steel version that comes in a sole silver case version with leather band imported from Italy is priced at 2499 yuan (approx. MRP 25,000).
The smartwatch is powered by Snapdragon 2500
Oppo Watch is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 2500 & Apollo 3 processor along with 1GB RAM and 8GB storage. The company claims that when the watch needs to save power, it automatically switches from the Qualcomm’s chipset to Apollo chipset. The smartwatch is running a custom version of the company’s own ColorOS and is based on Wear OS compatible with Android 6.0 and above. Oppo claims that support for iOS devices will also be available soon. The product features with built-in GPS modules as well as NFC connectivity.
Oppo Watch focusing more on Sports Fans
The smartwatch can track a wide range of workouts. It can track indoor and outdoor running, outdoor walking, outdoor cycling, swimming and more. It can also perform an electrocardiogram (ECG). The 46mm variant comes with a 5ATM water resistance rating, while the 41mm variant has 3ATM water resistance rating. For tracking sleep, it also has a sleep monitoring algorithm for tracking sleep pattern and 24×7 heart rate monitoring.
The Oppo Watch features eSIM support that lets users to make and take calls. The product’s 41mm model is powered by a 300 mAh battery with 20 hours of usage, 14 days in long battery mode while the 46mm model packs 430 mAh battery with 40 hours of usage, 21 days in long battery mode. The Oppo Watch features VOOC flash charge technology with which the battery can be charged from 1% to 50% in 17 minutes.