Best Smartwatches That You Can Buy in Nepal

Best Smartwatches in Nepal

Smartphones that we carry around can do wonders. You can use them as a communication medium, camera, notebook, and so on. But sometimes, it is not enough. To unlock the full potential of smartphones and other technologies, people are now turning towards wearables. The market for smart wearables is blooming as every top smartphone brands are now investing in the technology. Among them, smartwatches are gaining a lot of momentum. Together with a smartphone, it can help you with better notifications, alerts, fitness routines, and so on. Today, we are going to list the best smartwatches that you can buy in Nepal.

Best Smartwatches to Buy in Nepal [Summary]

Smartwatch Name Price in Nepal
Amazfit T-Rex Rs. 21,499
Mobvoi TicWatch C2+ Rs. 35,999
Oppo Watch
  • Rs. 24,990 (41mm)
  • Rs. 34,990 (46mm)
Fitbit Versa 3 Rs. 39,999
TicWatch Pro 2020 Rs. 41,499
Samsung Watch Active 2 Rs. 38,999 (44mm)
Apple Watch SE Rs. 45,000 (44mm)
Samsung Galaxy Watch 3
  • Rs. 53,999 (41mm)
  • Rs. 55,999 (45mm)
Apple Watch Series 6 Rs. 65,000 (44mm)

9. Amazfit T-Rex

Starting our list of best smartwatches in Nepal is the Amazfit T-Rex. It was first announced at CES 2020. It sports a rugged design and military certifications. The watch is designed for adventurous and urban-outdoor enthusiasts. It comes with a 1.3-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 360 x 360 pixels. The screen is protected by Corning Gorilla 3.

Amazfit T-Rex

 

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The PPG optical heart sensor in the T-Rex supports all-day heart-rate monitoring and rapid heart rate alerts. Similarly, the watch can also track 14 different sports mode.

Also Read: Amazfit smartwatches now available in Nepal

Specifications:

  • Body: 47.7 x 47.7 x 13.5-mm; 58 grams
  • Material: Polymer
  • Display: 1.3-inch AMOLED panel; Corning Gorilla Glass 3, anti-fingerprint sensor
  • Resolution: 360 x 360 pixels
  • Battery: 390mAh; Full charge under 2 hours
  • Battery Life: 20 days normal usage; 66 days (watch-only); 20 hours (continuous GPS usage)
  • Water Resistance Level: 5 ATM (50m/160ft)
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth 5.0/BLE
  • Sensors: Biotracker PPG optical heart rate, tri-axis accelerometer, geo-magnetic, in-built GPS + GLONASS, ambient light sensor
  • Price in Nepal: Rs. 21,499

8. Mobvoi Ticwatch C2+

The Mobvoi Ticwatch C2+ is the follow-up to the original C2 which was launched back in 2018. The C2+ features 1GB RAM, an additional silicone strap, and new watch faces. Other than that, the watch is no different than the C2. The Mobvoi Ticwatch C2+ features a 1.30-inch AMOLED pixel with a resolution of 360 x 360 pixels. The watch case is made up of polyamide and glass fiber and has a leather strap.

The back cover and bezel have aluminum and stainless steel construction, respectively. Similarly, it is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100 and ships with Wear OS. Other features include built-in GPS, IP68 certification, NFC, TicMotion, and 400mAh battery.

Also Read: Mobvoi TicWatch and TicPods launched in Nepal

Specifications:

  • Body: Polyamide & Glass fiber, Stainless steel bezel, Aluminum back cover
  • Dimension: 42.8 x 42.8 x 12.7mm; 35.2g;
  • Strap: Interchangeable Genuine leather (18mm/20mm)
  • Display: 1.30-inch AMOLED (360 x 360 pixels)
  • Chipset: Snapdragon Wear 2100
  • OS: WearOS
  • RAM/ROM: 1GB/4GB
  • Sensors: Heart rate +Accelerometer, Gyroscope
  • Water Resistant: Yes, IP68
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS+GLONASS+Beidou, NFC (Google Pay)
  • Battery: 400mAh
  • Price in Nepal: Rs: 35,999

7. Oppo Watch

Moving on, taking the seventh spot in our list of best smartwatches in Nepal is the Oppo Watch. It is the company’s first take on a smartwatch, and is available in two sizes – 41mm and 46mm. Both variants come with a square AMOLED display. The 46mm variant has a dual-curved panel and a higher pixel density of 326PPI. It also has a glossy finish. On the other hand, the 41mm variant has a flat display with 301PPI and a matte finish.

OPPO Watch - Display

The watch is powered by Snapdragon Wear 3100. Additionally, Oppo has also included Apollo 3 co-processor for the Power Saver mode. The watch ships with Wear OS and thus has Google Assistant, Google Fit, and Google Pay built-in. Fitness-related features include real-time heart monitoring, sleep detection, breathing exercises, and idle notification.

Learn more about Oppo Watch in our review.

Specifications:

  • Dimensions: (41mm: 41.45 x 36.37W x 13-mm); (46mm: 46 x 39W x 12.96-mm))
  • Weight: (41mm: 30.1gm / 46mm: 39.3gm) w/out strap
  • Body: Aluminium alloy frame, Ceramic + PC bottom, Fluororubber strap
  • Display: (41mm: 1.6-inches Rigid AMOLED screen) / (46mm: 1.91-inches Dual-curved AMOLED screen)
  • Resolution: (41mm: 320 x 360 pixels); (46mm: 402 x 476 pixels)
  • Button: Home Button, Multi-function button
  • Battery: (41mm: 300mAh) / (46mm: 430mAh);
  • Charging: Watch VOOC charging (100% in 75 minutes)
  • Battery Life: (41mm: up to 24 hours) / (46mm: up to 36 hours)
  • Memory: 1GB + 8GB
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 3100; Ambiq Micro Apollo3 wireless chip
  • OS: Google Wear OS
  • App: WearOS, HeyTap
  • Water Resistance Level: 41mm: 3ATM / 46mm: 5ATM
  • Connectivity: eSIM (only on 46mm, select regions only), WLAN 2.4 GHz, Bluetooth 4.2 + LE, Built-in GPS (with A-GPS/GLONASS), NFC
  • Sensors: Geomagnetic, Barometer, Optical Heart Sensor, Gyroscope, Tri-axial Acceleration sensor, Ambient Light Sensor
  • Price in Nepal: Rs. 24,990 (41mm) | Rs. 34,990 (46mm)

6. Fitbit Versa 3

Fitbit Versa 3 was launched alongside the more premium Fitbit Sense earlier this year. As the latter is not available in Nepal, Versa 3 remains the most advanced Fitbit smartwatch in Nepal. It features an AMOLED Display with an Always-On Display and built-in ambient light sensor. It also has an in-built GPS sensor. Other inclusion in the Fitbit Versa 3 includes in-app workout intensity map, improved PurePulse 2.0 technology, and Active Zone Minutes.

Fitbit Versa 3

Similarly, it is also equipped with a microphone and speaker which you should be able to use during calls after a software update. The watch boasts a battery life of up to 6 days. The magnetic charger also supports fast charging. According to the company, a 12-minute fast charging can provide up to a full day of battery usage.

Also Read: Fitbit Nepal launches 6 smartwatches in the country

Specifications:

  • Dimension: 1.59 x 1.59 x 0.49-inches
  • Display: 1.58 AMOLED, Always-on Display; Built-in Ambient light sensor
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4GHz), Bluetooth 5.0, GPS+GLONASS
  • Audio: Microphone, Speaker
  • Battery Backup: up to 6 days
  • Compatibility: iOS 12.2 or 12.2+ and Android 7.0 or 7.0+
  • Water Resistant: Up to 50m
  • Features: 24/7 heart rate tracking, sleep stages & sleep score, Active Zone Minutes, All-Day Activity Tracking, 20+ Goal-Based Exercise Modes & SmartTrack, Workout Intensity Map, Sleep Mode, Guided Breathing Sessions, etc.
  • Colors: Black / Black Aluminum, Pink Clay / Soft Gold Aluminum, Midnight / Soft Gold Aluminum
  • Price in Nepal: Rs. 39,999

5. Mobvoi Ticwatch Pro 2020

Similarly, the 5th entry in this list of best smartwatches in Nepal is Ticwatch Pro 2020. It is a refresh of the original Ticwatch Pro. It features the same 1.39-inch AMOLED touch panel with a resolution of 400 x 400 pixels. As with the original Ticwatch Pro, this one too uses the layered display technology for battery efficiency. In simple terms, the watch has a monochrome FSTN LCD in addition to the AMOLED panel.

It comes with 1GB of RAM and 4GB of internal storage. It also has MIL-STD-810G certification and Corning Gorilla Glass protection. With the Smart Mode turned on, the watch can last up to 2 days.

Specifications:

  • Body: 45.08 x 12.6mm; 58.5g; Polyamide and Glass fiber
  • Strap: Interchangeable Genuine leather / Silicone (18mm/20mm)
  • Display: 1.39-inch AMOLED (360 x 360 pixels) + FSTN LCD
  • Chipset: Snapdragon Wear
  • RAM/ROM: 1GB/4GB
  • Sensors: Heart rate +Accelerometer, Gyroscope
  • Water Resistant: Yes, IP68
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS+GLONASS+Beidou+Galileo, NFC (Google Pay)
  • Battery: 415mAh
  • Price in Nepal: Rs. 41,499

4. Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2

The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 looks similar to its predecessor, except for some upgrades here and there. First is the screen size, which is now 1.4-inch on the 44mm variant. There is also a smaller 40mm variant, but it is not available in Nepal.

samsung galaxy watch active launched in Nepal

The super AMOLED display has better protection with Gorilla Glass DX+. Samsung has replaced the boring retro bezels with digital bezels that let you navigate through the menu and settings more easily. It does have an ECG sensor, but it is yet to receive the certification. While the other features have remained similar, it now has built-in speakers.

Learn more about Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 in our review.

Specifications:

  • Dimensions: (44mm: 44 x 44 x 10.9mm); (40mm: 40 x 40 x 10.9mm)
  • Weight: (44mm: 30gm / 40mm: 26gm) w/o strap
  • Body: Aluminium case
  • Display: (44mm: 1.4-inches, 40mm: 1.2-inches) Super AMOLED, Corning Gorilla Glass DX+
  • Resolution: 360 x 360 pixels
  • Battery: (44mm: 340mAh, 40mm: 247mAh) WPC-based wireless-charging
  • RAM: 0.75GB RAM, 1.5GB (on LTE)
  • Memory: 4GB Internal Storage
  • Chipset: Dual-core Exynos 9110 (Dual-core, 1.15GHz)
  • OS: Tizen OS 4.0
  • Compatibility: Android 5.0+ & iOS 9.0+
  • Durability: 50ATM, IP68, MIL-STD-810G
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, A-GPS/GLONASS/Galileo, NFC
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, Gyro, Barometer, HRM, Ambient Light
  • Price: Rs. 38,999 (44mm)
  • Watch our review of Galaxy Watch Active 2

3. Apple Watch SE

The third entry in our list of best smartwatches in Nepal goes to the Apple Watch SE. It is basically the cheaper alternative to the Apple Watch Series 6. Needless to say, the company has made some comprises. For instance, you don’t get the new Blood Oxygen sensor. Similarly, it doesn’t have the ECG sensor as well. The Apple Watch SE uses Apple’s second-generation optical heart sensor instead of the latest third generation.

Apple Watch SE

The watch is only available in an aluminum body and users have fewer colors to choose from. Apple has dropped the U1 chip as well.  While it does have Wi-Fi, only the 2.4GHz band is supported.

Specifications:

  • Dimensions: (40mm: 40H x 34W x 10.42D-mm); (44mm: 44H x 38W x 10.42D-mm)
  • Body: Glass front, Aluminum frame
  • Display: (44mm: 368 x 394 p) / (40mm: 324 x 394) Always-on Retina LTPO OLED Display; 1000 nits
  • Control: Touch, Swipe, Digital Crown with haptic feedback
  • Battery Life: Up to 18 hours of battery life
  • Memory: 32GB Internal Storage
  • Chipset: Apple S6 with 64-bit dual-core processor; W3 Apple wireless chip
  • OS: Apple watchOS 7
  • Water Resistance Level: 50m water-resistant
  • Connectivity: WiFi 802.11b/g/n (2.4GHz), Bluetooth 5.0, Built-in GPS (with GPS/GNSS)
  • Sensors: Built-in Compass, Barometer Altimeter, Second-Gen Optical Heart Sensor, Accelerometer up to 32 g-force
  • Price: Rs. 45,000 (unofficial)

2. Samsung Galaxy Watch 3

Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 is the successor to the original Galaxy Watch. It is available in two different sizes – 41mm and 44mm. Samsung claims that the new watch is up to 14% thinner and 15% lighter than its predecessor. The case is of stainless steel construction and is IP68 certified. It also has the MIL-STD-810G certification in case you doubt the durability of the watch.

The watch has a circular Super AMOLED screen with a rotating bezel. It is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass DX. The watch can auto-detect seven of the 40 exercises it can track and has Samsung’s latest sleep tracking algorithm. It also features an ECG and blood pressure monitoring but it limited to few regions.

Learn more about Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 in our review.

Specifications:

  • Design: Stainless Steel / Titanium Frame; Physical Rotating bezel
  • Body:
    • 45mm: 46.2 x 45.0 x 11.1mm; 53.8gm
    • 41: 42.5 x 41.0 x 11.3mm; 48.2
  • Display: (45mm – 1.4″ / 41mm – 1.2″); Super AMOLED; Corning Gorilla Glass DX; 360 x 360 pixels; Always on Display
  • Strap: (41mm: 20mm / 45mm: 22mm) Leather interchangeable
  • Chipset: Dual-core Exynos 9110 @ 1.15GHz
  • RAM: 1GB RAM
  • Storage: 8GB eMMC
  • Battery: (41mm – 247mAh / 40mm – 340mAh)
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi b/g/n, NFC, A-GPS/Glonass/Beidou
  • Software: Tizen OS 5.5
  • Companion App: Samsung Health
  • Water Resistant: 5ATM / IP68
  • Durability: MIL-STD-810G
  • Compatibility: Android: 5.0 or higher, RAM 1.5GB and above, iPhone: iPhone 5 and above, iOS 9.0 or above
  • Price in Nepal: Rs. 53,999 (41mm, BT + WiFi) | Rs. 55,999 (45mm, BT + WiFi)
  • Watch our review of the Samsung Galaxy Watch 3

1. Apple Watch Series 6

The number one pick in our list of best smartwatches to buy in Nepal is the Apple Watch Series 6. It is launching soon, so pricing detail remains a mystery for now. The design of the watch is similar to that of its predecessor but Apple has thrown in more color options. Users can choose between aluminum, stainless steel case, and Titanium body. It was with this watch that Apple introduced the Solo Loop band. The display is now twice as bright as its predecessor. It is powered by a dual-core S6 System in Package. Apple has also included a U1 chip, ultra-wide antennas for improved short-range wireless location feature.

Apple Watch Series 6

The highlight of Series 6 is the Blood Oxygen app which makes use of different LEDs and photodiodes on the back of the watch to calculate blood saturation level (SpO2). There is also the Always-On altimeter that detects a small change of up to 1 foot. Other new features in the watchOS 7 include low-range VO2 Max, sleep tracking, automatic handwashing detection. The watch has the same battery endurance as its predecessor but can be charged faster.

Specifications:

  • Dimensions: (40mm: 40H x 34W x 10.42D-mm); (44mm: 44H x 38W x 10.42D-mm)
  • Body: Glass front, Aluminum frame / Stainless Steel frame / Titanium
  • Display: (44mm: 368 x 394px) / (40mm: 324 x 394px) Always-on Retina LTPO OLED Display; 1000 nits
  • Control: Touch, Swipe, Digital Crown with haptic feedback
  • Battery Life: Up to 18 hours of battery life
  • Memory: 32GB Internal Storage
  • Chipset: Apple S6 with 64-bit dual-core processor; W3 Apple wireless chip; U1 chip
  • OS: Apple watchOS 7
  • Water Resistance Level: 50m water-resistant
  • Connectivity: WiFi 802.11b/g/n (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.0, Built-in GPS (with GPS/GNSS)
  • Sensors: Built-in Compass, Barometer Altimeter, SpO2 Sensor, Third-Gen Optical Heart Sensor, Electrical Heart Sensor, Accelerometer up to 32 g-force
  • Price: Rs. 65,000 (unofficial)