- OnePlus Watch Cobalt Limited Edition has been launched for CNY 1,599 (around Rs 18,200).
- The new smartwatch by OnePlus comes with a gold-finish frame and vegan leather straps.
- Price and availability for the global markets is yet unknown.
OnePlus has launched a special edition of the OnePlus Watch that debuted in March this year. The new variant is called the OnePlus Watch Cobalt Limited Edition and has been introduced in China for OnePlus' international markets.
The special edition OnePlus watch has a completely new look that sports cobalt alloy in its middle frame. OnePlus claims that this is the first time that the alloy has been used in a smartwatch. It also promises a sturdier built, being twice as hard as stainless steel.
Other than this, the OnePlus Watch Cobalt Limited Edition comes with sapphire glass on top as well as a handmade vegan leather strap to give it a more premium finish. As for the design, the smartwatch carries a similar round frame design as seen on the regular variant, but with a gold finish on the alloy frame to give it a classier look.
OnePlus Watch Cobalt Limited Edition price
OnePlus Watch Cobalt Limited Edition price has been launched at CNY 1,599 (~Rs 18,200). This is nearly 60 per cent higher than the OnePlus Watch launched in March. It debuted at CNY 999 (~Rs 11,400), with its India price set for Rs 14,999.
So if a similar hike is followed in the country, OnePlus Watch Cobalt Limited Edition will be available in India for a price of around Rs 24,000.
The company, however, is yet to announce the limited edition's availability for its global markets. For now, its sale will be limited to China and will start on May 17.
OnePlus Watch Cobalt Limited Edition specifications
Specifications of both the variants remain the same. So the new variant carries the same 1.39-inch AMOLED display and measures 46.4×46.4mm×10.9mm excluding protrusions. The Cobalt Limited Edition is a bit lighter than the regular version thanks to a lighter strap.
OnePlus Watch comes with 4GB of onboard storage that is claimed enough for over 500 songs. It is backed by a 402mAh battery promising up to 14 days of use on a single charge.
The smartwatch can also play music wirelessly over a Bluetooth connection. The smartwatch requires Android 6.0 and above and does not support iOS.
Sensors on board include Acceleration sensor, Gyroscope sensor, Geomagnetic sensor, Optical heart rate and blood oxygen sensor, Ambient light sensor, Air pressure sensor, and Capacitance sensor.
OnePlus Watch has been hailed by the experts since its release. We had a chance to experience the OnePlus Watch recently and you can read all about it here.