lineup will apparently be shaken up this year. Rumors claim that the Classic variant, which is known for its iconic physical rotating bezel, will be
with a premium Pro variant. revered leaker
has meanwhile published the (European) prices for all variants.
Galaxy Watch 5 series could see a price spike
According to the tipster, the lineup will start at €300 for the 40mm Bluetooth-only Galaxy Watch 5. This would be a €30 increase over the 40mm Galaxy Watch 4. Likewise, with an expected price tag of €350, The 40mm LTE Galaxy Watch 5 model is expected to cost €30 more than the equivalent 2021 model with cellular connectivity.
Then we have the larger 44mm model, whose Bluetooth model is reportedly retailing for €350, up €50 from its 2021 counterpart. The 4G model can be priced at €400, a €50 premium over the LTE 44mm Galaxy Watch 4.
The Galaxy Watch 5 Pro will reportedly only be available in a 45mm size, nor is it a direct successor to the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic, which comes in 42mm and 46mm sizes, so we can’t exactly do a comparable comparison. .
In contrast, the 46mm Watch 4 Classic was available for purchase for €399, and the 4G model was priced at €449.
Galaxy Watch 5 vs Watch 4 prices at a glance
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 40mm Bluetooth €300 | Galaxy Watch 4 40mm Bluetooth €270
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 44mm Bluetooth €350 | Galaxy Watch 4 44mm Bluetooth €300
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 Pro 45mm Bluetooth €490 | Galaxy Watch 4 Classic 46mm Bluetooth €400
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 Pro 45mm LTE €540 | Galaxy Watch 4 Classic 46mm LTE €450
Galaxy Watch 5: What’s new this year?
The insider believes that this way there is less chance of accidental touches, but at the same time it will feel like a physical ring. They also said that the Watch 5 Pro has a very premium look and that the ‘battery life is phenomenal’.