Over the years, Smartwatches have become more useful and more integral parts of our lives. In 2022, smartwatches are not just about accessing notifications on your wrist, but they fulfill diverse roles from being fitness guides to live savers.
More and more smartwatch makers are adding support for mobile payments and calling which are features that enable these to shoulder a lot of your phone burden in day-to-day usage.
We have put together a list that should help you make a decision. Let’s now check out all the best smartwatches in India available across different price segments:
Top 12 smartwatches to buy in India in 2022
- Apple Watch SE
- Garmin Forerunner 245
- Samsung Galaxy Watch 4
- Garmin Vivomove Luxe Hybrid
- Mobvoi TicWatch Pro 3
- Fossil Gen 6
- OPPO Watch
- Fitbit Versa 3
- Motorola Moto 360
- Amazfit GTS
- Honor Watch Magic
- Mi Watch Revolve
Best smartwatch to buy in India
1. Apple Watch SE (GPS+Cellular, 44mm)
The latest from Apple, Apple Watch SE is a premium smartwatch for a lower price. It brings some great fitness and health features for iPhone users. It is as slick as the higher-priced Watch 6 Series and delivers all essential features and then some. If you are not really fond of advanced health sensors, this can be the one for you. It is fast and smooth to use and has a clear and bright screen.
It is priced at Rs. 32,990 in India and is available in 3 colors- Space Grey, Gold, and Silver
Apple Watch SE Specs
The Apple Watch SE has a 1.78-inch AMOLED display and runs WatchOS 7.0 upgradable to 8.3. It is powered by an Apple S5 chipset and is water-resistant up to 50 meters. It has 1GB RAM and weighs about 36.4 grams.
The watch has features like 24 hours heart rate tracking, female cycle tracking, sleep quality monitoring, stress level monitoring, and built-in sports modes.
2. Garmin Forerunner 245
The Garmin Forerunner 245 focuses on providing you with the best fitness tracking abilities possible. It has a sporty look equipped with a vibrant display and is lightweight due to the heavy use of plastic in its body. It is comfortable to wear for any activity and features physical buttons and no touchscreen.
The Garmin Forerunner 245 provides you with detailed data about every training session. It is a comprehensive fitness tracker in this price range and has a memory in pixel display technology. It is priced at Rs. 29,990 in India and comes in Amp Yellow and Slate colors.
Garmin Forerunner 245 Specs
Garmin Forerunner 245 has a 1.2-inch transflective MIP display with 3.5GB storage and 50 meters of water resistance. It is 12.2mm thick and weighs about 38.5 grams. Its strap is made of silicone and it has a circular, flat dial with touch controls. Its screen is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass and the battery lasts up to 7 days.
Best smartwatches in India under Rs 40,000 in 2022
3. Samsung Galaxy Watch 4
Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 is one of the best options to buy in the under 40k price range. It gives you a solid fitness experience and has good smartwatch software. Its display is crisp, bright, and not at all flickery. Build quality is great and it is fit for rough and tough usage.
It is available in Black, silver, green, and pink gold colors starting at Rs. 28,999.
Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 Specs
The Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 comes with a 1.4-inch AMOLED display and Android WearOS with One UI Watch 3. It is powered by Exynos W920 5nm processor and is IP68 water-resistant. It is ECG certified and compatible with 20mm straps. It has a rotating bezel, female cycle tracking, sleep quality monitoring, stress level monitoring, and blood pressure monitor. It has 1.5GB RAM and 16GB storage with Bluetooth connectivity.
4. Garmin Vivomove Luxe Hybrid
Garmin’s Vivomove Luxe Hybrid is a perfect combination of comfort and style. It has a touchscreen display only visible when you need it. It has a domed sapphire crystal lens and a stainless steel watch case with a polished finish. Garmin Vivomove Luxe Hybrid lets you stay connected with smart notifications delivered to your wrist.
The Vivomove Luxe Hybrid smartwatch comes in a variety of colors- Silver, rose gold, black, brown, gold, and white. It starts at Rs. 35,990 in India.
Garmin Vivomove Luxe Hybrid Specs
It has a 1.2-inch AMOLED display and is compatible with iPhone as well as Android phones. The bezel is made of stainless steel and is 11.9mm thick. It has up to 5 days of battery life and is 5ATM rated for water resistance. It comes with features like a step counter, heart rate monitor, Move IQ, Body Battery energy monitor, all-day stress tracking, sleep monitoring among others.
Best smartwatch in India under Rs 30,000 in 2022
5. Mobvoi TicWatch Pro 3
Mobvoi TicWatch Pro 3 (review) is an excellent watch worth considering under Rs 30,000. It comes with 1.4-inch dual displays. That’s right, one AMOLED display (454 x 454) paired with an FSTN (Film compensated twisted nematic) LCD panel.
The TicWatch Pro 3 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 4100 coupled with 1GB RAM and 8GB ROM. The Google’s Wear OS-based watch has fluid animations, better gesture accuracy, and faster UI transitions.
Mobvoi TicWatch Pro 3 Specs
Dial Size: 44mm | Display: 1.4-inch | Internal storage: 8GB | OS: WearOS | Battery: 577mAh | Charging method: Proprietary | Waterproof: 5 ATM | Charging method: wired | GPS: Yes | Heart Rate Monitor: Supported | Mobile Payments: Google Pay | Compatibility: Android, iOS | Sensors: accelerometer, gyroscope, barometer, SPO2, heart rate monitor, ambient light sensor |
6. Fossil Gen 6 (GPS+Wi-Fi+ Bluetooth)
Fossil Gen 6 is meant for fitness freaks. It comes with an always-on display which is brighter than earlier. It has thousands of watch faces to customize and can run hundreds of apps. It is powered by Google WearOS and works best with both Android and iOS devices.
It is priced at Rs. 24,995 in India and comes in black, navy, rose gold, pink, grey, pride red, and steel mesh colors.
Fossil Gen 6 Smartwatch Specs
Fossil Gen 6 smartwatch has a 1.28-inch AMOLED display with 416×4126 resolution and 326ppi. It comes in 44mm and 42mm dial sizes and has a stainless steel case. It is powered by Snapdragon Wear 4100 plus processor and has 1GB RAM and 300mAh battery. It has an 8GB storage capacity and sensors like altimeter, ambient light, compass, gyroscope, SpO2, GPS, and heart rate monitor. It comes with 3ATM water resistance.
Best smartwatch in India under Rs 20,000 in 2022
7. Fitbit Versa 3
The Fitbit Versa 3 is also an excellent option that offers excellent fitness tracker features. The watch houses an AMOLED display along with Fitbit Pay. It lacks in-built GPS though which is a glaring omission for a device that is aimed at fitness enthusiasts.
The Versa 3 smartwatch can track heart rate, sleep, and even swim activities. It also has Alexa built-in and Spotify integration. Like most Fitbit watches, Versa 3 is also compatible with Apple Health or Google Fit. It is priced at Rs. 18,999 in India and comes in pink, black, blue, clay, olive, and thistle colors.
Fitbit Versa 3 Specs
The smartwatch has a 1.58-inch AMOLED display and weighs 40 grams. It has 4GB memory and 6 days+ battery life. It is compatible with Android and iOS devices and has a silicone strap. It has 20+ sports modes, NFC 5ATM water resistance, GPS, Step counter, microphone, and loudspeaker.
8. OPPO Watch 46mm
The Oppo Watch 46mm (review) is one of the rare smartwatches which punches above its price. It is actually one of the best affordable Wear OS smartwatches in India. OPPO manages to offer a perfect synergy of hardware-software which is aptly priced. While it draws inspiration from Apple Watch’s design, its impressive display and various fitness modes make it an easy recommendation. A bigger battery would have made it a killer product under Rs 20,000.
It comes in two sizes – 41mm and 46mm. While the smaller one comes with a 1.4-inch flat AMOLED screen, the more premium one scores a 1.9-inch curved AMOLED screen. It runs Snapdragon Wear 3100 SoC coupled with 1GB RAM and 8GB of internal storage. OPPO has also added an Ambiq Apollo 3 chipset for the battery saver mode.
Oppo Watch Specs
Dial Size: 44mm, 46mm | Display: 1.6-inch, 1.9-inch AMOLED | Internal storage: 8GB | OS: WearOS | Battery: 300mAh, 430mAh | Charging: wired| Waterproof: 5 ATM | Charging method: wired | GPS: Yes | Heart Rate Monitor: Supported | Mobile Payments: Google Pay | Compatibility: Android, iOS | Sensors: Accelerometer, gyro, heart rate, compass, barometer|
9. Motorola Moto 360
Moto 360 is made of stainless steel with a rotating crown and customizable action button mimic. It has WearOS by Google along with support from Google Fit, NFC, and Google Play. It has an always-on display and extended battery life too.
Moto 360 is priced at Rs. 15,999 in India and has 3 color variants- Gold, Phantom Black, and Steel Gray.
Moto 360 Specs
Moto 360 smartwatch is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 3100 chipset and has 1GB RAM and 8GB internal memory. It packs a 355mAh battery and runs WearOS by Google. It is 3ATM rated and offers Bluetooth, NFC, Wi-Fi, GPS, and Glonass connectivity. Its dimensions are 42.8×42.8×11.68mm.
Best Smartwatch in India under Rs. 10,000 in 2022
10. Amazfit GTS
The Amazfit GTS offers a variety of cool features for its price making it one of the best budget smartwatches in the market. You can choose from a wide range of colors and enjoy its vivid crystal clear AMOLED display. It helps you along your fitness journey and is super lightweight. It comes with Gorilla Glass 3 protection and an accurate heart rate sensor.
The watch is available for Rs. 9999 online and comes in 3 colors- dolphin grey, obsidian black, and streamer gold.
Amazfit GTS Specs
It has a 1.65-inch AMOLED display and storage of 4GB with 14-day battery life. It weighs 25 grams and is compatible with Android and iOS. It has a built-in GPS, Bluetooth, and WiFi. It has 12 sports modes, activity tracking, 50m water resistance, and a heart rate monitor too.
11. Honor Watch Magic
Honor Watch Magic sports a sleek stylish design and a round dial that can be worn by men and women who prefer an athletic look to their watches. The screen of the watch automatically adjusts its brightness depending on the environment for a better viewing experience. It is lightweight and has a nice build.
Honor Watch Magic is currently available for Rs. 8071 online and comes in lava black, blue, and orange colors.
Honor Watch Magic specs
The watch sports a 1.2-inch AMOLED color display and is made of stainless steel. It weighs 32 grams and has 7-day battery life. There is no internal storage but it has Wi-Fi and Bluetooth support. It is compatible with Android as well as iOS devices and has a built-in GPS. There are 11 sports modes, 50m water resistance, sleep tracking, and activity tracking sensors.
12. Mi Watch Revolve
Mi Watch Revolve has a simple, minimalistic design with powerful performance packed in a premium metallic dial covered in Gorilla Glass 3. It has 110+ watch faces and interchangeable strap options to match it with your outfit for the day. It has a first beat motion algorithm that uses a highly detailed analytical engine to accurately track fitness activities.
It is available for Rs. 7999 online and has 3 color modes- white, black, and navy blue.
Mi Watch Revolve Specs
Mi Watch revolve has a 1.39-inch AMOLED full-color always on a touch display and is made of aluminum. It weighs 46 grams and comes with a 14 days battery life. There is Bluetooth and WiFi connectivity but no storage space. It is compatible with iOS as well as Android devices and has a 24×7 heart rate monitor, 10+ sports modes, and 50m water resistance.
Round-up: 10 best smartwatches in India in 2022
|Smartwatch||Price (starting from)|
|Apple Watch SE||₹32,990|
|Garmin Frontrunner 245||₹29,990|
|Samsung Galaxy Watch 4||₹28,999|
|Garmin Vivomove luxe hybrid||₹35,990|
|Mobvoi TicWatch Pro 3||₹24,999|
|Fossil Gen 6||₹24,495|
|Fitbit Versa 3||₹18,999|
|OPPO Watch 46mm||₹19,990|
|Honor Watch Magic||₹8071|
|Mi Watch Revolve||₹7999|