- OnePlus Watch will be first available on April 21 for the Red Cable Club members.
- OnePlus is offering an additional discount atop the introductory price for select cardholders.
- OnePlus Watch also doubles up as a remote for the OnePlus TV for several functions.
OnePlus has announced the availability dates of its much-awaited OnePlus Watch in India. With the wearable, the company expands its portfolio in the country to a connected ecosystem.
The Chinese technology major unveiled its first-ever global wearable device late last month. At the time, it had announced a price of Rs 16,999 for the OnePlus watch. It will, however, go up for grabs at an introductory price of Rs 14,999.
OnePlus hails its new smartwatch for its smart fitness tracking features, connectivity across devices and long battery life. We recently reviewed it and found it to be a great package at its price. So in case you are looking for such a smartwatch, here is how and when to get one -
OnePlus Watch India price and availability
OnePlus Watch will first start retailing in India on April 21 as early access to Red Cable Club members. The Red Cable First Sale will go live on OnePlus.in and the OnePlus Store App starting 9:00 AM, April 21, 2021.
The smartwatch will be available at a special launch price of Rs 14,999 for two colour variants - Midnight Black and Moonlight Silver. The Cobalt Limited Edition variant is expected to arrive at a later date.
For the non-members of the club, the OnePlus Watch will be available across offline and online channels starting noon, April 22, 2021, at the same introductory price. These channels include OnePlus.in, Amazon.in, Flipkart.com, OnePlus Exclusive Stores and partner outlets.
OnePlus Watch introductory offer
OnePlus says that interested buyers can avail an additional instant discount of Rs 2,000 on the OnePlus Watch. The deal is only applicable on SBI Card credit cards and EMI transactions till April 30, 2021.
Select American Express cardholders can also avail up to 5 per cent cashback on the OnePlus Watch, as listed on the OnePlus website.
OnePlus Watch specifications
As for what is on offer, the OnePlus Watch comes with a 1.39 inch 2.5D curved AMOLED display with a brightness of 326 PPI. It is powered by an STM32 chipset and carries 1GB of RAM and 4GB of onboard storage.
The watch is backed by a 402mAh battery which is claimed to last for 14 days on a single charge. Sensors on board include an Acceleration sensor, a Gyroscope sensor, Geomagnetic sensor, Optical heart rate and blood oxygen sensor, Ambient light sensor, Air pressure sensor, Capacitance sensor.
The smartwatch measures 46.4 x 46.4 x 10.9mm and weighs 45 grams without a strap. Connectivity options include Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, GPS, GLONASS, Galileo and Beidou.
Since it is a part of OnePlus' work towards a connected ecosystem, the OnePlus Watch also doubles up as a remote for the OnePlus TV. The watch allows you to control music, navigate within the UI and more. It can even detect if the user is sleeping and turns off the TV after 30 mins.