Samsung officially unveils its new Gear S2 smartwatch
Two years almost to the day after launching his first smartwatch, Samsung is back with a new smart watch, the S2 Gear.
A few days after a first taste, the Samsung S2 Gear was officially unveiled at the IFA in Berlin. The manufacturer advertises 2 to 3 days of autonomy and Tizen operating system for both variations, Classic and 3G.
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Elegant, round and refined, this new find of Samsung proudly wears a circular screen 1.2 inch with a resolution of 360 x 360 pixels. With 4 GB internal memory and 512 MB of RAM, it will work with a dual-core processor clocked at 1 GHz. All will run under Tizen, the OS from Samsung.
Side connectivity, the manufacturer promises 4.1 Bluetooth, Wi – Fi and the NFC. With a capacity of 250 mAh battery, it can offer a range of 2 to 3 days after the Wireless charging.
The Advantages Of This New Smartwatch
Available in Classic version and version 3G, this shows connected has the particularity to be certified to IP68, i.e. resistance to dust and water.Thanks to the OS Tizen, it has Samsung applications including S Voice, SMS and e-mail notifications and S Health.
It should also be noted the presence of a port e – SIM compatible with the 3G connection. Allowing it to operate independently, without any connection with a smartphone. For the rest, the new Gear S2 works as a classic watch.
All these features allow this watch to position itself as one of the main competitors of the Moto 360 – the smartwatch Android Wear from Motorola, which we told you the biggest well – and The Apple Watch, which can barely convince decidedly.
Finally, for the moment, Samsung has not provided any information on the availability date and the price of the S2 Gear, but rumors say that it would be some $ 300.