Wearable tech gadgets are becoming more mainstream by the day. There was a time when any smartwatches, fitness bands and all sorts of wearable gadgets were seen as gimmicky and only for the rich or the tech-savvy. But in today’s time the uses of smartwatches have become more common.
Smartwatches provide an easy window to your notifications, calls and almost everything without looking at your phone and you can even take calls if you have earphones on, considering most people are moving to wireless earphones nowadays. Other than that, smartwatches also provide you fitness tracking functions like heart-rate monitor and step calculator.
Top 5 Best Smartwatches in India Under 20,000 INR
With the progressive nature of tech companies, wearable tech has grown tremendously and premium smartwatches rule the tech/geek world. You can buy a very good smartwatch in a budget of INR 20,000 very comfortably. To help you out, we have compiled a list of the best smartwatches available in India under 20K INR.
Samsung is the most trusted tech brand in India. Samsung is known for its quality and durability. The Gear S3 Frontier Smartwatch by Samsung is an excellent piece of tech accessory for your premium smartphone. The circular dial gives the watch a conventional look rather than a chunky one.
The circular dial houses the 1.3 inch AMOLED display and the performance is top notch thanks to a 1Ghz processor running under the hood. It works on Samsung’s Tizen UI and comes with all the fitness tracking features like heart rate monitor, pedometer and a built-in GPS. It is IP68 water resistant. It has 4GB inbuilt memory and the battery lasts for as long as 5 days which is convincing.
The Mobvoi Ticwatch is one of the best-selling watches of all time. The Ticwatch E and S are a part of the same Kickstarter campaign. The Ticwatch E and S easily win the tag of the best looking smartwatches in the list with their minimalistic and classy design. And that is not where it ends, both these watches pack a lot of power and features too. The only difference between the two is that the Express has a more casual design whereas the Sport has a fitness-oriented design. The Ticwatch Sport is also a little bit more accurate with the fitness tracking.
On the software side, we have Android Wear 2.0 OS which is a very solid point and makes the Ticwatch a convincing purchase. The watches is IP67 water resistant. The 300 mAh battery can easily last up to 2 days with average usage. The software is really great and the performance is good which results in a smooth experience. We love these watch for their great design, performance, battery and these are the overall best smartwatches we can easily recommend for the average consumer.
Fitbit is a very well-known fitness band maker in India. This time however, they have launched a new range of smartwatches which includes the Fitbit Versa smartwatch. This smartwatch has a very neat look which everyone will like at the first glance. This affordable smartwatch offers what matters the most.
This good-looking smartwatch offers a spectacular battery life of 3-4 days depending on usage. It is also water resistant up to 50m. The software is Fitbit’s proprietary OS and it delivers a good UI and features like sleep tracking apart from the common fitness ones. It does not come with an onboard GPS though, which can be a problem for some fitness enthusiasts.
Fossil is one of the most trusted premium smartwatch brands in India. Moving from traditional watches for which it was known for, Fossil’s latest smartwatches offer a lot of bells and whistles for people looking for more than just a watch.
The Fossil 4th Gen Explorist HR smartwatch is very beautiful looking watch which anyone will mistake for a conventional wrist watch. The looks and material quality are something we find perfect in all Fossil watches. The watch features a circular 1.7 inch AMOLED display running Android Wear OS 2.0. The experience is silky smooth and super impressive. The watch is also water resistant up to 30m. The performance is uncompromised with a Snapdragon 2100 processor.
Samsung makes a number of smartwatches, some of them for the average consumers with a classy look and some with a sporty look targeted at fitness enthusiasts. The Gear Sport smartwatch belongs to the latter category.
This smartwatch features a circular dial which houses a 1.2 inch AMOLED display which is your window to notifications, calls and all the fitness apps on this watch. It has 2 side buttons for home and back functions. The software is Samsung’s Tizen OS. The battery lasts for about 2 days and the watch is water resistant up to 50m.