Google has officially confirmed the launch of the Pixel Watch at its October 6 event. The company revealed the design of its first smartwatch in the Pixel series a couple of weeks before its launch. The Pixel Watch was first teased at the Google I/O 2022 event in May. Google, at the time, did not reveal the specifications or features in detail of its smartwatch.
The upcoming smartwatch will run Wear OS 3 out of the box. Some details of the Pixel Watch have leaked as well. A new report by 9to5Google has revealed the pricing details of the Google smartwatch. It also revealed some of the key features of the Pixel Watch. Let’s take a look at the Google Pixel Watch design, price, features and other details known so far.
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Google Pixel Watch Design
Google has teased the design of the Pixel Watch days before its official launch. The Pixel smartwatch will debut globally on October 6. At the event, Google will deep dive into the specs and features of its first smartwatch. Meanwhile, the company has teased the circular design of the watch. The Pixel Watch has a circular display, which curves towards the frame for a seamless, bezel-less look.
The teaser video also confirms some of the features, such as a stainless steel design, support for heart rate monitoring, etc. The Pixel Watch will also come with support for multiple watch faces. The teaser video confirms that there will be at least seven different watch faces.
Users will be able to navigate through the settings with the help of a crown button on the right side of the watch. There is a tiny cutout on the right corner, which could be for the microphone. This suggests that the Pixel Watch will support Bluetooth / Cellular calling.
Google Pixel Watch: Price and Colour Options
A 9to5Google report revealed that the Pixel Watch will be priced at $349.99 (roughly Rs 28,300) for the Bluetooth/ Wi-Fi variant. It will launch in Black case / Obsidian band, Silver/Chalk, and Gold/Hazel colours. The cellular variant will be priced at $399.99 (roughly Rs 32,400 and will be available in Black/Obsidian, Silver/Charcoal, and Gold/Hazel.
More details about the Pixel Watch should surface ahead of the event on October 6. We will share more details as and when available. At the event, the company will also launch the Google Pixel 7 and the 7 Pro, which will be its new flagship phones for the year. Meanwhile, let us know your thoughts on the Google smartwatch in the comments below.