Samsung Galaxy Watch Ultra Full Smartwatch Specifications, Features and Price

$650.00

  • Release date:: July, 2024
  • Display:: 1.47 inches, 480 x 480 pixels
  • Body:: Titanium | Sapphire glass
  • Battery Life:: 425mAh | Up to 40 hours
  • Storage & Memory:: 32GB ROM, 2GB RAM
  • Compatibility:: Android 11.0+ and RAM 1.5GB+

EDITOR’S RATING

Design:4.9 out of 5 stars (4.9 / 5)
Battery:3.9 out of 5 stars (3.9 / 5)
Fitness tracking:4.9 out of 5 stars (4.9 / 5)
Features:4.9 out of 5 stars (4.9 / 5)
Price:4.3 out of 5 stars (4.3 / 5)
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Description

Samsung has today, the 10th of July 2024 unveiled the Galaxy Watch Ultra – a rugged outdoor watch that many agree targets the Apple Watch Ultra. The new Galaxy Watch Ultra was released alongside the Galaxy Watch 7. It is powered by an advanced penta-core Exynos W1000 chip and boasts up to 3000 nits in display brightness.

The Galaxy Watch Ultra comes in a square case with a circular screen, a design that seems to take inspiration from the 2017 Gear Sport. It has a grade 4 titanium frame while Sapphire glass protects the display. Unlike the Galaxy Watch 7, the Ultra is only available in 47mm case and is available in white, gray, and silver colors.

Galaxy Watch 7 Ultra is available in three colors - Gray, White and Silver Colors
Galaxy Watch 7 Ultra is available in three colors – Gray, White and Silver Colors

Complementing its status as a rugged outdoor watch, the Ultra is rated 10ATM/IP68 which means it can survive water pressure up to 100 meters and is water resistant up to 1.5 meters.

The Watch Ultra also boasts a massive 32GB of storage. Moreover, there is a speaker and microphone that allows for on-wrist calls. Unlike the Galaxy Watch 7, the Ultra is only available in LTE model. There is no Bluetooth option.

Samsung has equipped the Galaxy Watch Ultra with a brand-new processor. Both the Galaxy Watch 7 and Ultra are powered by a faster 5-core Exynos W1000 chip paired with 2GB of RAM, which should boast a decent performance.

In terms of health tracking, Samsung unveiled the Galaxy AI, aimed at enhancing activity tracking. The Galaxy Watch Ultra comes with an upgraded Bioactive sensor for improved accuracy. The improved Bioactive sensor also introduces the capability to monitor sleep apnea to the Galaxy Watch 7 and Ultra.

Additionally, the Galaxy Watch 7 and Ultra have inbuilt GPS as well as dual-band GPS that ensures better location tracking accuracy even in challenging terrains with tall trees or buildings.

Alongside the new sleep apnea measurement and dual-band GPS, the Galaxy Watch Ultra like older Galaxy watches will track sleep, heart rate, blood oxygen, skin temperature, stress, and calories. It also offers over 100 sports workout modes.

In the battery department, Samsung has equipped the Galaxy Watch Ultra with the same battery capacity as the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro. Samsung claims with energy-saving enabled, the watch can go up to 100 hours, this is a little longer than the 72 hours of Galaxy Watch 5 Pro.

Samsung Galaxy Watch Ultra Features

  • Has a 1.47 inches always-on display powered by super AMOLED with up to 3000nits in brightness. Navigation is via touchscreen support, a digital rotating bezel, and 3 physical buttons.
  • Case is made of grade 4 titanium, the bezel is also made of titanium while the straps are made of silicone. Meanwhile, the screen is made of sapphire glass.
  • The Ultra is available in gray, white and silver colors.
  • The Galaxy Watch Ultra is rated 10ATM, thus it can survive water pressure up to 100 meters. You can wear it under the rain or to the swimming pool.
  • The watch comes with a handful of preloaded watch faces and you can change the watch face by choosing from the preloaded watch faces or downloading more from the Google Playstore.
  • The watch is rugged and tough, thanks to the MIL-STD-810H certification – A US military grade rating that certifies it can withstand harsh weather conditions.
  • The watch is equipped with 32GB storage which allows you to store your favorite tracks. You can also stream music from popular services like Spotify and YouTube music. To get the best music experience, connect a headphone.
  • Features voice assistants like Google Assistant and Bixby by Samsung that will allow you to use your voice to do simple tasks.
  • Features on-the-go non-contactless payment with Samsung Pay. Google Pay is also available.
  • Equipped with both a microphone and speaker, you can make and receive calls directly from the Galaxy Watch 6 when you are nearby. With the LTE model, you don’t need your phone nearby to make and receive calls.
  • When notification is enabled, the watch will keep you connected to all that matters to you such as email, calls and SMS. It also features utility apps like reminders, weather forecasts, unlock phone, remote music control, remote camera control, timer, alarm and stopwatch apps.
  • Equipped with 2GB RAM and a 3nm W1000 Exynos chip which according to Samsung promises 2.7x faster performance when compared to Galaxy Watch 6.
  • Runs on Wear OS 5 out of the box with Samsung’s One UI 6 Watch interface that enables a better user experience.
  • It’s compatible with Android 11.0 or higher, RAM 1.5GB above

Samsung Galaxy Watch Ultra Fitness and Activity Tracking Features

  • The Galaxy Watch Ultra is equipped with an improved Bioactive sensor that enables it to continuously track all the basics such as your steps, calories, distance, and floors climbed.
  • It will also comprehensively track your sleep in four stages; light, deep, awake, and REM stages of sleep.(NEW) Moreover, the BioActive sensor also enables the Galaxy Watch Ultra to track sleep apnea.
  • It comprehensively tracks your heart rate continuously and will show your average, maximum and resting heart rate.
  • Will also allow you to measure your stress level and can help manage stress via guided breathing sessions.
  • There is an electrical heart sensor that will allow you to take ECG and can help detect atrial fibrillations.
  • Features blood pressure monitoring that allows you to easily measure your blood pressure directly from the watch. You must calibrate the watch with a traditional cuff to get the best result. You will also need to install the Samsung Health Monitor app to do this.
  • There are over 100 preset workout modes for you to choose from with the ability to auto-detect and track 7 activities.
  • It features Spo2 measurement, a feature that allows you to measure your blood oxygen directly from the watch.
  • Features incidental fall detection that will allow the watch to call preset emergency contacts when it detects a hard fall.
  • Tracks your fitness level and shows your VO2 Max. after a workout.
  • Features Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis (BIA) that will allow you to measure your body composition. It will measure your body fat, body water, skeletal muscle mass, and BMI.
  • There is a temperature sensor that will allow you to monitor your skin temperature with the watch.
  • (NEW) The Galaxy Watch Ultra features dual-band GPS which enables increased location tracking accuracy even in difficult terrains.

Pros

  • Rugged, bold and elegant.
  • A comprehensive health tracker. Can now track sleep apnea.
  • 32GB onboard music storage (about 24GB is available for use).
  • Can make and receive calls.
  • Great performance with Exynos W1000 and 2GB RAM.

Cons

  • Not compatible with iOS devices.
  • ECG, blood pressure and BIA might not work in every country (no thanks to different country policies).
  • Some features like the new sleep apnea, ECG and blood pressure might not work with non-Samsung phones.
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Additional information

ABOUT DEVICE

ABOUT DEVICE

Device name

Galaxy Watch Ultra

Device type

Gender

Release date

July, 2024

Predecessor

Successor

Versions

LTE

BODY

BODY

Dimension

47.4 x 47.1 x 12.1 mm

Weight

(excluding straps), 60.5g

Shape

Square

Case material

Titanium

Strap material

Silicone

Bezel material

Titanium

Strap size

22 mm

Screen protection

Water resistance

Durability test

MIL-STD-810H

Swim-proof

Yes, recommended

Color

Gray, Silver, White

DISPLAY

DISPLAY

Display size

1.47 inches

Display type

Super AMOLED, Full color, 3000 nits

Display resolution

480 x 480 pixels

Pixel density

453 PPI

Always on

Yes

Custom watch face

Yes

Input type

3 Physical buttons, Digital rotating bezel, Touchscreen

CONNECTIVITY

CONNECTIVITY

Bluetooth

Bluetooth v5.3

Bluetooth calling

Yes

GPS

A-GPS/GLONASS/Beidou/Galileo, (Also has dual-band GPS)

NFC

Yes

Wi-Fi

Yes

MEMORY

MEMORY

RAM

2GB RAM

ROM

32GB

Memory card slot

CELLULAR CONNECTIVITY

CELLULAR CONNECTIVITY

Technology

(Cellular model), 4G LTE

SIM type

,

Band

NOTIFICATIONS

NOTIFICATIONS

SMS alert

Yes

Calls alert

Yes

Email alert

Yes

Event reminder

Yes

Third-party apps alert

Yes

Reply to Notifications

Yes

MEDIA

MEDIA

Audio

Bluetooth music

Loudspeaker

Microphone

Camera

No

Radio

No

SENSORS

SENSORS

Sensor(s)

Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Barometer, BIA sensor, Electrical heart sensor, Geomagnetic sensor, Infrared temperature sensor, Optical heart rate sensor

ACTIVITY TRACKING

ACTIVITY TRACKING

Blood oxygen

Blood Pressure

Calories

Yes

Distance

Yes

ECG tracking

Heart rate monitoring

Yes

Sleep tracking

Yes

Steps

Yes

Floors climbed

Stress

Yes

Fall detection

Menstrual cycle

VO2 Max

Yes

Swim-tracking

Yes

Underwater heart rate tracking

Yes

On-screen workout

Yes

Sport modes

100

BATTERY

BATTERY

Battery type

Non-removable Li-ion battery

Battery capacity

590mAh

Battery life

Up to 100hrs

Charging type

Charging dock, WPC based wireless charging

Charging time

30min-1hr

Solar charging

No

PLATFORM

PLATFORM

Chipset

Exynos W1000

CPU

1.4GHz Dual-core (Cortex-A55), 1.5 GHz Quad-core (Cortex-A55) & 1.6GHz Single-core (Cortex-A78)

GPU

Mali™-G68 MP2

Operating system

Wear OS 5

MISC

MISC

Companion app

Samsung Galaxy Wearable app

Compatibility

Android 11.0+ with 1.5GB+ RAM

Payment system

Google Pay, Samsung Pay

Interchangeable strap

,

Voice command

,

Find my phone

Yes

Box content

Charger, Manual, Straps, Galaxy Watch Ultra

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