The need for having a smartwatch is gradually rising, purely because of the convenience that a user is getting. They not only offer the ability to check smartphone messages, but also let you control music and monitor your health. Several brands like Fitbit, Huawei, and Amazfit offer good smartwatches to help you track your activities and health. If you are someone who is willing to spend up to Rs 15,000 on a smartwatch, then you can check out some of the below-mentioned wearables.
The benefit of investing in a premium watch is that you get detailed data and more sensors than budget ones for better health assessment. We have listed some of the best smartwatches under Rs 15,000 that you can consider buying.
Best smartwatches to buy in India under Rs 15,000
Fitbit Versa 2
Fitbit is a known brand when it comes to fitness wearables. You can consider buying the Fitbit Versa 2. It has a lightweight design with a square dial. So, one won’t any issues in wearing it all day. You also get health tracking features like always-on heart rate monitoring, sleep, steps tracking and more. You can expect fairly accurate readings and detailed data with Fitbit watches. One can also stream music using Spotify on this watch and control Amazon’s Echo devices as well. It even has a swim-proof design as well as a microphone, so you will be able to pick or reject calls as well using the watch. The company claims that this device can deliver more than five days of battery life with regular usage.
All this doesn’t mean that this is a perfect watch. One of the biggest drawbacks of this smartwatch is that it lacks support for GPS and relies on a phone for GPS tracking. This basically means that you will have to carry your phone when you head out for a run (for distance tracking). While its successor Fitbit Versa 3 is already available in the market, you should buy the Versa 2 as this one is cheaper and still has enough features with an attractive design. The Versa 3 will cost you Rs 17,499, whereas the Fitbit Versa 2 will cost you Rs 13,799.
One can check out the 41mm Wi-Fi model of Oppo Watch. It is one of the best smartwatches under Rs 15,000 that can consider buying for health tracking. It has a big, crisp and vibrant AMOLED display with good viewing angles. You might be happy to know that the watch strongly resembles an Apple Watch. The device features an aluminium case and a curved panel, so users will get a premium feel.
The device comes with features like message notifications, step tracking, heart rate monitoring and sleep tracking. Users will be able to track sports activities like fitness run, fat burn run, outdoor cycling or swimming. It has GPS too for distance tracking. One will be able to reply to messages and even attend calls using this watch. The company is claiming that users will get up to 14 days of battery life. The Oppo Watch (41mm) is currently selling on Flipkart for Rs 14,990.
Amazfit GTS 2
There is also Amazfit GTS 2 that packs a 1.65-inch AMOLED display and a built-in GPS to track outdoor activities like running, cycling and open water swimming. There is also BioTracker 2 PPG optical sensor, which will help monitor heart rate. It even offers the ability to take blood-oxygen measurements. Apart from this, one will also be able to track sleep. The company is claiming that the watch offers 90+ Sports modes, including outdoor running, walking, indoor cycling, pool swimming, climbing, outdoor cycling, and more. The device comes with 3GB of storage as well, so one will be able to transfer their music playlist as well.
Huawei Watch GT 2
The Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm) is yet another smartwatch that you can add to your buying list. It features a 1.39-inch AMOLED display and has up to 15 sports tracking features and eight outdoor sports. These include running, walking, climbing, cycling, swimming pool, free training, elliptical machine, and more. One will also be able to track their heart-rate and sleeping patterns.
Users will also be able to answer calls using this watch. The Huawei Watch GT 2 comes with sensors like accelerometer, ambient light, air pressure, gyroscope, geomagnetic, optical heart-rate, and a capacitive sensor. It is 5ATM rated, so it is water-resistant as well. Huawei is claiming that the watch will deliver 14 days of battery life. The Huawei Watch GT 2 can be purchased for Rs 12,490.