Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 4G Aluminium Edition launched in India: price, features, and more

The new aluminium edition Samsung watch will be available for sale from July 11th.

Highlights
  • The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 is the first smartwatch from the brand to be made in India
  • The entire range of Galaxy smartwatches will now be Made in India

A new edition of Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 4G has been launched in India. The wearable now has an aluminium edition, which will be available for sale from July 11th onwards across retail stores, Samsung Opera House, Samsung.com, and leading online portals. The Samsung Galaxy Watch 2 Active 4G Aluminium edition price in India is set at Rs 28,490. It supports bands in three colour options: Cloud Silver, Aqua Black and Pink Gold. Customers buying the aluminium edition of Samsung Galaxy 2 Active 4G can avail 10 percent cashback and six-month no-cost EMI offers before July 31st.

“The Aluminium edition of Galaxy Watch Active 2 4G is our most affordable 4G watch now. It’s also the first smartwatch to be made in India,” said Mohandeep Singh, Senior Vice President, Mobile Business, Samsung India. Additionally, the company also announced that its entire range of 18 smartwatches in India is being made locally as part of ‘Make for India’ program.

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 4G specifications

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 4G Aluminium edition touts similar specifications as the regular variant. It sports a 1.4-inch Super AMOLED always-on display with 360×360 pixels resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass DX+ protection. The dial of the watch is touch-sensitive with haptic feedback as you scroll over and allows you to scroll through different menus. Under the hood, the Active 2 4G rocks heart rate monitor and accelerometer, ECG sensor, gyroscope, barometer, and ambient light sensor.

Thanks to Bixby voice assistant, it’s the first smartwatch by Samsung to support real-time pace coaching. The wearable is claimed to track 39 different workouts, and seven of them are automatically activated, including running, walking, cycling, swimming, rowing machine, elliptical machine, and dynamic workouts. Other features include e-SIM for 4G connectivity, a 340mAh battery, 1.5GB RAM, 4GB storage, IP68 and MIL-STD-810G certification for extreme durability, and Tizen OS to take care of software side of things. The wearable is compatible with both Android 5.0 or above and iOS 9.0 or higher devices.