Update: Apple has announced that the Apple Watch Series 7 pre-order in India kicks off on October 8. The new Apple Watch can be bought via the Apple India Online Store and authorised retailers starting October 15. Customers can pre-order the Watch Series 7 starting at 5.30 pm IST.
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Apple launched the new Series 7 smartwatch at the iPhone 13 launch event earlier this year. The new Apple Watch comes with the same S6 chip but also offers a bigger screen. Apple did not announce the availability details of the Series 7 at the event. The company only announced that its new smartwatch will go on sale later this year. Flipkart has now quietly unveiled the Series 7 India price and other details. The listing reveals that the base model of the Apple Watch with a 41mm screen will start at Rs 41,900. Let’s take a look at the Apple Watch Series 7 price in India, specs and other details.
Apple Watch Series 7 price in India
Apple Watch Series 7 will launch in multiple options in India. According to the Flipkart listing spotted by tipster Ishan Agarwal, the aluminium variant will cost Rs 41,900 for the 41mm variant. The 45mm Series 7 watch with an aluminium case will cost Rs 44,900 in India. Apple is also launching a cellular variant of both models, which will cost Rs 50,900 and Rs 53,900, respectively.
In addition to this, the company will also debut the Stainless Steel case variants with GPS + Cellular connectivity. The 41mm variant will cost Rs 69,900, whereas the 45mm variant will cost Rs 73,900. Customers who wish to purchase the Milanese Loop variant will have to spend an additional Rs 4,000 on top.
The new Series 7 comes with 40% thinner bezels around the display, which curves along the sides. Apple also claims that the Series 7 has the most crack-resistant glass ever on an Apple Watch. While it uses the same S6 chip, Apple claims that the Series 7 will offer up to 33% faster charging. It continues to offer IP6X certification for dust resistance and a WR50 rating for up to 50 meters of water resistance.