Samsung launches Gear S smartwatch

Samsung launches Gear S smartwatch

The Korean company Samsung has officially released its Gear S smartwatch just days before the launch of the Apple competitor iWatch.

The new smartwatch comes with IP67 certification that provides it with resistance against dirt and water and measures 58.3 x 39.8 x 12.5 mm. The new Gear S seems to be a pretty capable device that offers a 2-inch curved Super AMOLED display at 360 x 480 pixels (300 ppi), 512 MB of RAM, 4 GB of internal memory and a dual-core processor at 1 GHz. The device also has Wi-Fi 802.11n, Bluetooth 4.1, a GPS receiver, a SIM card slot and a 300 mAh battery that should provide enough power for two days of use. The smartwatch can send and receive messages and make phone calls. This is also the first Samsung device that runs the Tizen operating system.

Along with the Gear S Samsung also announced the Gear Circle, which is a necklace-shaped set of headphones that when paired with a smartphone allows users to answer phone calls and listen to music.

The new Gear S smartwatch will be on the market in October of this year. Samsung has not released information on its pricing, though.

Source: Samsung

Related posts

Gigabyte presents Brix Gaming mini-computer

Gigabyte presents Brix Gaming mini-computer

PC gaming is a really popular activity around the world and this is one of the reasons why the Taiwanese company Gigabyte has presented a new gaming computer – the so-called Brix Gaming. A gaming PC needs the latest hardware and this is why the Brix Gaming PC comes with a dual-core Intel Core...

Colorful presents four GeForce GTX 1060 models

Colorful presents four GeForce GTX 1060 models

We have been talking a lot about the GeForce GTX 1060 lately but we somehow forget the fact that this video card will be in stores only on July 19. So now is the time to prepare models, which will tempt users just a few days from now and Colorful is, apparently, not wasting its time. This...

Flick Soccer 15

Flick Soccer 15

Fans of soccer will definitely have a great time with one more free Android app called Flick Soccer 15. The game offers fast-paced gameplay and numerous game modes so you will be never bored with it – furthermore no matter which one you choose you will have to do one thing – score a goal! The...

Leave a comment