Nearly a year after the first rumors about it, the Google Pixel Watch is finally here. It runs Wear OS 3.5, though that version is rare without Samsung’s One UI Watch skin.
Google Pixel Watch
Pixel Watch is available in two flavors – Wi-Fi and LTE – but only in one size 50 mm. At least you have a small strap and a large strap in the box (we’ll find the straps as there are several options to customize your look).
The watch is equipped with a small 1.2” display with a peak of 1, Brightness for outdoor visibility with always-on mode. Gorilla Glass 5 covering the watch is dome shaped , the only physical controls are the buttons on the side. The chassis is made of stainless steel, so it should be very durable.
Available on Pixel Watch A heart rate sensor on the bottom along with an electrocardiogram sensor for more detailed heart readings. Google used the expertise of the Fitbit team to develop more accurate algorithms for overall fitness tracking — and the watch can even tell you when it’s best to rest and recover.
You can also swim with this watch, it is 5ATM water resistant (you will often see it listed as “10m”).
Google has opted for the standard Exynos instead of the custom chip on the phone, which is available in Galaxy Watches It’s used as far away 670. It comes with a decent 2GB of RAM (the new Watch5 Pro has 1.5GB), and Google thinks the battery Sufficient for 41 hours.
Let’s do it with connectivity. As we already mentioned, if you want to use the watch without your phone, you can use the LTE version. Otherwise, you’ll get the usual Wi-Fi (2.4 GHz) and Bluetooth (5.0) connectivity, and NFC for Google Pay (or other mobile payment services).
Colors of some Pixel Watches
In Europe, Pixel Watch (Wi-Fi) will cost you $239/€169, while the LTE option can be your $400/€239. You can even get it for free if you pre-order the Pixel 7 Pro. By the way, the Pixel Watch comes with 6 months of free Fitbit Premium (plus 3 months of YouTube Premium.
Anyway, you get a silicon “Active” band in the box, but you Optional straps in other colors and styles are also available to customize the look of the watch. There are woven straps as well as metal and leather straps.
Pixel Watch can use different styles of straps