LG just announced their new LG G Watch R, and now Samsung has announced another new smartwatch, the Samsung Gear S, the device comes with Samsung’s Tizen OS instead of Android Wear.
The Samsung Gear S features a 2 inch curved Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 360 x 480 pixels, the device is powered by a dual core 1GHz processor and it comes with 512MB of RAM and 4GB of built in storage.
The new Samsung Gear S comes with 3G, plus Bluetooth and WiFi, and it can be used on its own without the need for a smartphone, the device can also be connected to your smartphone.
Other specifications on the Samsung Gear S include a 300 mAh battery which will give you up to two days of usage, plus it features A-GPS/Glonass and it it is IP67 certified for dust and water resistance.
Samsung is leading this exciting and rapidly developing wearable category through progressive innovation,” said JK Shin, CEO and head of IT & mobile communication at Samsung Electronics. “The Samsung Gear S redefines the idea of the smart wearable and the culture of mobile communication. It will let consumers live a truly connected life anywhere, anytime.
Samsung will be showing off the new Samsung Gear S at IFA next month, the device will go on sale in October, as yet there are no details on pricing.