As we already reported, Samsung has introduced a smart watch, Galaxy Gear S2. Unlike previous versions, the new model can be paired not only with Samsung smartphones, but also with any device on Android version 4.4 and above. In the long term to use the device and iPhone owners.
Gear S2 got round Super AMOLED display with a protective glass Gorilla glass 3. Diameter of screen is 1.2 inch and its resolution – 360 x 360 pixels. The main feature of the clock was the Manager of the bezel (rotating ribbed rim around the dial).
Samsung Gear S2 work on the operating system Tizen, and they developed a special interface Curcular UX. According to the manufacturer, the watch can operate without recharging for 2-3 days.
The watch is presented in two versions — Sport and Classic. Sport is available in two versions — 3G and a Bluetooth module, and only with Bluetooth. The Classic version of the 3G module is missing. NFC and Wi-Fi are available in all versions of clock. Both models Gear S2 has a stainless steel case and is able to monitor physical activity, sleep, heart rate, oxygen content in the blood and interact with elements of “smart home”.
At IFA 2015 Samsung representative said that the company is working to provide the ability to connect smart watch for iPhone. “We are positively looking to access Gear S2,” – said the representative of the company. We opened the Android device and looking in the direction of iOS,” added Samsung.
However, to expect that Gear S2 will work with the iPhone in the near future, not worth it. It is assumed that the support of Apple’s smartphone will be announced in 2016.
It is known that a new watch Samsung will appear in Finland and Denmark with a price tag of € 349 (26 300 rubles), and Gear S2 Classic can be purchased for 399 euros (30 000). And these pictures will likely be relevant for other European countries.