Samsung Gear S2 Smartwatch Officially Unveiled
Apple smartwatch was a big hit this year. Different companies followed the steps of the famous iPhone maker and released their own watches. For example, Google presented Android Wear device and recently Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch was introduced to public. This newest model hasn’t been officially released yet but you can still take a look at it.
It is not clear at the moment what device the next Gear S2 is to pair with. Thus, Android Wear can be supported by Apple iPhone as well as Apple Watch wearable that is working only with iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models.
Samsung smartwatch Gear S 2 model won’t be running Android Wear system. Instead, Samsung created the Tizen OS for this particular gadget. It could happen so that the S2 version would be supported by only a number of Samsung smartphones. Still no official information about pairing has been announced so this might be only an idea.
Samsung smartwatch review is still not full. There are a lot of details that are not known about this device. It looks like it will be round and get different options. When the company is planning to release it, we don’t know. Apple, by the way, is also working on the next generation Apple Watch 2 release that is believed to happen in the end of 2015 or early 2016.
The price on the new device is also unknown yet. Reports say that Samsung will present the classic version of Gear S2 and Gear S2 model. The classic release is aimed at customers who enjoy ‘timeless watch design’ more than modern gadget looks. It could be a stylish smartwatch with a black finish on its case and a black leather band while the regular model could get the silver or dark gray case and a gray or white band.
The watch can also boast the 360 x 360 resolution and 1.2-inch screen with rotating bezel that offers control over the gadget’s functions. There are two buttons: Home and Back. The gadget’s battery life is supposed to last for 2-3 days. We’ll surely learn more about this watch soon.