Samsung Introduces the new Samsung Galaxy Watch

Samsung Galaxy Watch

Samsung wants you to stay connected no matter where you are. And so, they released their newest addition to the Galaxy line; the Samsung Galaxy Watch.

The Samsung Galaxy Watch brings the best of the Samsung’s Galaxy ecosystem with long-lasting battery life, LTE connectivity, wellness capabilities, and a timeless, personalized design. It also includes three new watch faces in Silver, Midnight Black, and Rose Gold, as well as new customizable watch band colors.

“At Samsung, we have a long history of providing consumers with choice, while maintaining innovation within our products, and we are excited to continue the proud heritage of our Galaxy line with our wearables,” said DJ Koh, President and CEO of IT & Mobile Communications Division, Samsung Electronics. “The new Galaxy Watch was designed for all lifestyles to help meet consumer needs, such as more efficient battery life to stay connected longer, and better wellness tracking to help users maintain their goals – we are delivering them with connected experiences, all at the touch of a wrist.”

Samsung’s new smartwatch is designed with wellness in mind. It offers a true holistic health experience with its new stress management tracker. It also has a new advanced sleep tracker which monitors all levels of sleep, including REM cycles, to help users adjust their sleeping habits and get the rest that they need.

Galaxy Watch

The watch caters to more sizes and styles. Users can now customize the watch even more with a selection of watch faces and straps, including options from Braloba, a high-quality watch straps manufacturer. The watch will also feature an improved battery life of up to 80+ hours, eliminating the need to charge every day. It also has an IP68 rating.

Samsung Galaxy Watch Specifications

  • Dimensions – 46 x 49 x 13 mm/ 41.9 x 45.7 x 12.7 mm
  • Weight – 63 g/ 49 g (without strap)
  • CPU – Exynos 9110 Dual core 1.15GHz
  • RAM – LTE: 1.5GB, Bluetooth: 768
  • Storage – 4 GB
  • Display – 1.3” (33mm)/ 1.2” (30mm), Circular Super AMOLED (360 x 360)
  • Battery – 472 mAh/ 270 mAh with WPC based wireless charging
  • OS – Tizen Based Wearable OS 4.0

The Samsung Galaxy Watch will be available starting in the U.S. in select carriers and retail locations on August 24, 2018, in Korea on August 31, 2018, and in additional select markets on September 14, 2918.

 

 

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Josef Cagas
Geek-of-all-Trades, master of none, Josef is the founder of Davao Geek Hub. He has a passion for all things tech, and consumes all forms of media.