Samsung Galaxy Watch (42mm) Full Specifications, Features and Price

$269.90

  • Release date:: August, 2018
  • Display:: 1.2 inches, 360x360px
  • Body:: 49 grams (excluding straps)
  • Battery Life:: 270mAh, 5days+
  • Memory:: 4GB ROM, 0.75GB RAM
  • Compatibility:: Android 5.0+ & RAM 1.5GB+
    iPhone 5+ and iOS 9.0+


EDITOR’S RATING

Design:4.5 out of 5 stars (4.5 / 5)
Battery:3.8 out of 5 stars (3.8 / 5)
Fitness tracking:4.2 out of 5 stars (4.2 / 5)
Features:4.2 out of 5 stars (4.2 / 5)
Price:3.5 out of 5 stars (3.5 / 5)
Average:4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)

Last updated on March 19, 2020 8:03 pmCompare

Samsung Galaxy Watch (42mm) Full Specifications – The Galaxy watch is Samsung’s premier smartwatch, a premium classic smartwatch with the appearance of a traditional smartwatch. It’s a standalone smartwatch with cellular support up to 4G LTE (not available in every country), plus onboard music storage that lets you take your music with you. The Galaxy watch succeeds the Gear S3 series, and just like its predecessors has a long battery life of about 2-5 days.

The Samsung Galaxy watch is fitness focused as its well equipped to track your active life. It keeps you connected to all that matters to you, and being a standalone smartwatch, it also keeps you connected even when your phone isn’t nearby. You can as well configure smart devices by configuring via the smartthings app.

Samsung Galaxy Watch (42mm) Features

  • AMOLED display and lightweight design.
  • Swim-proof, eject water from the loudspeaker after immersion in water.
  • Physical rotating bezel for easy navigation.
  • Rugged smartwatch with MIL-STD-810G- US military grade rating for shock.
  • 39 preloaded sport modes with ability to auto track 6 of those. Sport modes include both indoor training and outdoor training.
  • Tracks your heart rate, stress management, and complete four stages of sleep monitoring.
  • Integrated with Samsung Health App that lets you see activity summary for the day, as well as helps you manages your overall well-being.
  • Contactless payment on the go with Samsung pay.
  • Up to 4 days or more battery life.
  • Keeps you connected to all that matters to you like email, SMS, and notifications from third-party apps are beamed to your watch.
  • Download your favorite apps from the App store.
  • Take your music with you with about 2.5GB available storage capacity after system requirements.

Pros

  • Premium, stylish and lightweight design.
  • A comprehensive fitness tracker.
  • Onboard music storage.
  • Loudspeaker and microphone inbuilt.
  • A rugged and durable device.
  • Physical rotating bezel for easy navigation.
  • Long battery life.

Cons

  • Quiet heavy.

Video

Samsung Galaxy Watch (42mm) Review

Samsung Galaxy watch detailed review

Samsung Galaxy Watch (42mm) Prices

ABOUT DEVICE

ABOUT DEVICE

Device name

(42mm), Bluetooth only, Samsung Galaxy Watch

Device type

Fitness/Classic smartwatch

Gender

Unisex

Release date

August, 2018

Predecessor

Samsung Gear S3

Successor

Versions

Bluetooth only, LTE/GPS

BODY

BODY

Dimension

41.9 x 45.7 x 12.7 mm

Weight

49g (excluding straps)

Shape

Circular

Case material

Stainless steel

Strap material

Leather, Silicone

Bezel material

Stainless steel

Strap size

20 mm

Screen protection

Corning Gorilla glass DX+

Water resistance

Yes, 5ATM

Durability test

MIL-STD-810G

Swim-proof

Yes, recommended

Color

Rose-gold, Silver

DISPLAY

DISPLAY

Display size

1.2 inches

Display type

Super AMOLED, Full color

Display resolution

360 x 360 pixel

Pixel density

Always on

Yes

Custom watch face

Yes

Input type

2 Physical buttons, Physical rotating bezel, Touchscreen

CONNECTIVITY

CONNECTIVITY

Bluetooth

Yes, Bluetooth v4.2 LE

Bluetooth calling

Yes

GPS

Galileo, Yes, GPS/GLONASS/BEIDOU

NFC

Yes

Wi-Fi

Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac

MEMORY

MEMORY

RAM

0.75GB

ROM

4GB

Memory card slot

No

CELLULAR CONNECTIVITY

CELLULAR CONNECTIVITY

Technology

None

SIM type

None

Band

NOTIFICATIONS

NOTIFICATIONS

SMS alert

Yes

Calls alert

Yes

Email alert

Yes

Event reminder

Yes

Third-party apps alert

Yes

MEDIA

MEDIA

Audio

mp3/mp4

Bluetooth music

Yes

Loudspeaker

Yes

Microphone

Yes

Camera

No

Radio

No

SENSORS

SENSORS

Accelerometer

Yes

Altimeter

No

Ambient light

Yes

Barometer

Yes

Compass

ECG

No

Gyroscope

Yes

HRM

Yes

Pulse oximeter

No

Thermometer

No

Other sensors

ACTIVITY TRACKING

ACTIVITY TRACKING

Blood oxygen

No

Blood Pressure

No

Calories

Yes

Distance

Yes

ECG tracking

No

Fitness Level

Heart rate monitoring

Yes

Sleep tracking

Yes

Steps

Yes

Stress

Yes

Incidental fall detection

No

Menstrual cycle

No

VO2 Max

Yes

Swim-tracking

Yes

Swim-heart tracking

No

On-screen workout

No

Sport modes

39

BATTERY

BATTERY

Battery type

Non-removable Li-ion battery

Battery capacity

270mAh

Battery life

Regular usage: 3 days+, Standby:10 days+

Charging type

WPC based wireless charging

Charging time

1-2 hours

Solar power

No

PLATFORM

PLATFORM

Chipset

Exynos 9110

CPU

Dual core 1.15GHz

GPU

Operating system

Tizen OS 4.0

MISC

MISC

Companion app

Samsung Gear app, Samsung Health App

Compatibility

Android 5.0+ & RAM 1.5GB+, iPhone 5+ and iOS 9.0+

Payment system

Samsung Pay

Interchangeable strap

Yes

Voice command

Yes, Bixby

Find my phone

Yes

Box content

Charger, Manual, Samsung Galaxy Watch, Straps

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Samsung Galaxy Watch (42mm) Full Specifications, Features and Price”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Scroll to Top