OPPO Watch 3 series confirmed to be powered by Snapdragon Wear 5 SoC, will launch next month

Yesterday, Qualcomm announced the Snapdragon Wear 5 and Wear 5+ Gen 1 processor for wearable devices. Now OPPO has confirmed that it will launch its smartwatch with the latest processor. The upcoming offering is called the OPPO Watch 3 and it will arrive as the successor to the last year’s OPPO Watch 2. It is expected to debut next month.

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OPPO’s Associate Vice President and President of IoT Business Franco Li referred to the Watch 3 as a series. This indicates that more than one model of the Watch 3 is expected. Apart from this, there is no additional information on the Watch 3 series, but we can expect the brand to start teasing in the coming weeks. As per tipster Digital Chat Station, the OPPO Watch 3 series will include three smartwatches with model numbers OWW211, OWW212, and OWW213. The devices will feature a high screen-to-body ratio and an eSIM technology of independent eUICC chip. He adds that the upcoming offerings will sport high-end platinum black and brown gold colour body. The ColorOS Watch system is also said to have been improved a lot.

Additionally, along with OPPO, Mobvoi has also confirmed that it will launch its next-generation TicWatch with Snapdragon Wear 5+ Gen 1 SoC.

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Wear 5 and Wear 5+ Gen 1 is built on a 4nm process. They are said to offer 2x power using half the power compared to their predecessor. The latest chipsets are also touted to deliver a long-lasting battery life.

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