SAMSUNG Gear S

Announced: 2014, August
Status: Dis-continued, Release 2014, October

Samsung Gear S designed with an elegant curved Super AMOLED display for a comfortable fit. Customizable screen clock faces and changeable straps helps to express your own style. Enjoy rich views with a beautiful and easy-to-use user interface which allows access to relevant information and notification at ease. with 3G, Wi-fi and Bluetooth connectivity, the Samsung Gear S allows you to make/receive calls and messages even when away from your phone. Instantly send messages using onscreen keyboard, supporting up to 69 languages. Samsung Gear S allows you to be lively and productive while on the go, with its extended features & applications. Get to your destination with turn-by-turn pedestrian navigation, Use enhanced S Voice to complete tasks hands free and Enjoy 24-hour News Briefing and Use S Health to stay fit. Samsung Gear S is a perfect health and fitness companion featuring more enhanced multi-sensors, built in GPS and robust S Health features. Additionally, applications such as Nike+ Running allow users to track their runs and stay motivated while on the move, without their smartphone.

Pros

• Fantastic curved Super AMOLED display

• Battery cradle also charges

• Notifications work well

• Plenty of apps available on Tizen

Cons

• It’s expensive

• Samsung Galaxy phone reliance

• Samsung Health features are poor

Tech Spec

Processor

CPU Speed & Type

Dual core 1.0GHz

OS/Applications

Operating System

Tizen

Memory

RAM Size

512MB

ROM Size

4GB

Physical Specifications

Dimensions ( HxWxD )

39.9mm x 58.1mm x 12.5mm (2.29in x 1.57in x 0.49in)

Weight (g)

67

Display

Size (Main Display)

2"

Resolution (Main Display)

480 x 360

Color Depth

16M

Pixel Density

300ppi

Technology (Main Display)

Curved Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Battery

Standard Battery Capacity

300mAh

Normal Usage Time

1-2 Days

Low Time

4 Days

Networks

2G

CDMA CDMA800, USPCS1900

3G

CDMA BC0(800),BC1(1900)

Connectivity

USB Version

USB 2.0

WLAN

WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, A-GPS/Glonass

Bluetooth Version

Bluetooth v4.1

Location Technology

GPS, Glonass

GPRS/EDGE

Yes

Multimedia

Audio Playing Formats

MP3, M4A, AAC, OGG, WAV

Audio Codec Formats

MP3/AAC/AAC+/eAAC+

Music Features

Background Music Play, Samsung Music Player, Eco Cancellation

Sensors

Sensors

Accelerometer, Barometer, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, HR Sensor, Light Sensor, UV Sensor

General Information

Color

CHARCOAL BLACK | WHITE

Protection & Security

IP67 certified - dust and water resistant, Water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes