The Apple Watch Series 7 price and availability in India have been officially revealed. The new Apple Watch will be available in the country in the first wave beginning October 15.
The Apple Watch Series 7 debuted last month alongside the iPhone 13 series. It has a bigger Always-On Retina display with a greater screen surface and thinner bezels to accommodate more on-screen information and make typing easier.
The Apple Watch Series 7 also incorporates watchOS 8 — the most recent operating system, which includes features such as the new Mindfulness app and updated Messages and Photos apps.
Apple Watch Series 7 pricing and availability in India
Apple has announced that the price of the Apple Watch Series 7 in India would begin at Rs. 41,900. The watch will be available for pre-order in India commencing at 1 pm IST on Friday, October 8, with retail availability beginning on October 15.
In addition to India, the Apple Watch Series 7 will be available in Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Japan, Mexico, Russia, South Korea, the UAE, the United Kingdom, and the United States in the first phase.
The Apple Watch Series 7 will be available in five new aluminium case finishes Green, Midnight, New Blue, Starlight, and (PRODUCT)RED. Stainless Steel variants. It will be available in Gold, Graphite, and Silver colours, with Apple Watch Edition models available in Space Black Titanium and Titanium.
The pricing of the Apple Watch Series 7 models has yet to be released. However, earlier this week, Flipkart indicated that the Rs. 41,900 price tag will be connected with the 41mm size variant of the Aluminium-made Apple Watch Series 7 GPS edition.
The 45mm variant of the GPS device was also priced at Rs. 44,900 on the e-commerce site. The Apple Watch Series 7 GPS + Cellular option was priced at Rs. 50,900 for the 41mm variant and Rs. 53,900 for the 45mm variant on Flipkart.
In addition to the Aluminum variants, Flipkart featured the Stainless Steel versions of the Apple Watch Series 7 with GPS + Cellular connectivity as standard. The 41mm Apple Watch Series 7 in Stainless Steel shell will cost Rs. 69,900.
while the 45mm variant will cost Rs. 73,900. A Milanese Loop option in the Stainless Steel shell was also featured on Flipkart for an extra Rs. 4,000 — over and above the standard MSRP
Specifications and features of the Apple Watch Series 7
The Apple Watch Series 7 is available in 41mm and 45mm sizes, with a dust and water resistance rating of IP6X and WR50. The watch has an electrical heart sensor as well as a Blood Oxygen sensor.
It also works with the ECG and Blood Oxygen applications to provide important information on a linked iPhone while on the go. The Apple Watch Series 7 is also said to have 18-hour battery life and 33 per cent faster charging.
Apple Watch Series 7 comes with preinstalled watchOS 8 with features such as a new QWERTY keyboard and two new watch faces, Contour and Modular Duo. The larger monitor also has a better user interface.