The launch of Oppo Watch 3 series can happen very soon in China. The date is yet to be officially confirmed by the brand, but a fresh leak suggests that the latest wearable will go official on August 10 in Oppo’s home country. Samsung is also expected to unveil the Galaxy Watch 5 smartwatch on the same day. Oppo’s upcoming Watch 3 will run on Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon W5 Gen 1 chipset. The new model will replace the Oppo Watch 2 launched last year.
famous tipster digital chat station Groove China launch date of Oppo Watch 3 series on Weibo. As per the post, the Oppo Watch 3 series will be announced on August 10 in China. These are said to have a low-temperature polycrystalline oxide (LTPO) display with an adaptive refresh rate and may come with ECG monitoring capability. Meanwhile, Samsung is also expected to unveil the Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 series at an Unpacked event on August 10.
Oppo recently confirmed that the upcoming Watch 3 will use Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon W5 Gen1 chipset based on a 4nm manufacturing process. The lineup will debut with the Snapdragon W5 platform globally and with this, Oppo will become one of the first manufacturers to use the Snapdragon W5 platform.
To recall, the Oppo Watch 2 was introduced in China in July last year with a starting price of CNY 1,299 (approximately Rs 14,900). The model is yet to be launched in the Indian market.
It is available in 1.75-inch and 1.91-inch AMOLED display options with 60Hz refresh rate and 3D glass protection on top. Oppo Watch 2 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 4100 SoC with a custom Apollo 4s co-processor. It packs 1GB of RAM and has 8GB of onboard storage.
The Oppo Watch 2 features over 100 sports modes, 24-hour heart rate tracking, and SpO2 blood oxygen monitoring. It also monitors sleep, snoring and stress. It also has 5ATM (50 meters) water resistance.