Berlin, Wednesday: During IFA Consumer Electronics Fair in Berlin, Samsung unveiled the price and release date of the highly-anticipated Galaxy gear ‘Smart watch’.
The Gear with a 1.63 inch super AMOLED panel can act as an extension to market leading Galaxy Smartphones, With the look of a Smart spy watch on your wrist.
“It’s a companion device that will keep us constantly connected,” Samsung Executive Vice President of Marketing, Lee Young-hee told reporters in Seoul ahead of the smart watch’s launch. Her remarks had been embargoed until Wednesday.
“It will increase user experience with the Galaxy Note 3 and with this, we aim to create a new lifestyle trend, initially targeting young trend-setters and style icons.”
The super spy like look device, allows hands-free calling, text messages , emails, snap photos, record videos and access to social Networks like twitter, without taking out Synced galaxy smartphone from your pocket or handbag. The Smart watch will be connected with its Synced galaxy device via wireless Bluetooth technology.
- A 1.63-inch (4.14-CM screen) 320 x 320 AMOLED Display, with which tasks can be accessed with simple swipes on the screen.
- The Super Galaxy watch comes in 6 different band colors including black, gray, orange, beige, gold, and green.
- 800 MHz, super fast processor.
- 1.9 megapixel camera, Located on the side of watch’s band providing ease in taking pictures, is designed to capture low-res shots and 10-second 720p videos, and includes a 1.9-megapixel BSI sensor and an auto-focus lens.
- 70 dedicated applications including some basic fitness apps, and social networks like twitter.
- 315 mAh non-removable cell, has improved to over 27 hours use under Samsung’s normal-use tests.
- 4GB inbuilt storage and 512MB of RAM.
- Two built in mics, with noise cancellation support. and a speaker.
- Connectivity:Connected with its synced device with, Bluetooth 4.0.
- Priced at about 299$, will be available in the last week of September, this year.
Special features, and working:
The Galaxy watch synced with Galaxy Smartphone, can be used for voice chat, with holding your hand up to your ear. Features can be accessed by voice commands. In addition to voice call, user can send text messages, check the weather, set appointments on calender with S-Voice.
Security feature: The screen is locked Automatically, if the gear is moved more than 1.5 meters away from its synced device. In case your Synced Galaxy Smartphone is missing, the gear will make the device light up and beep.
The Galaxy gear will be Available Around September 25, priced at about 299$.