Samsung unveils its new Gear S Tizen based curved display smartwatch

Samsung has officially unveiled its new Gear S smartwatch that is based of Tizen operating system. Gear S is the first smartwatch by Samsung that doesn’t require any smartphone to connect with. The company has loaded a sim card slot inside the smartwatch so that user can make calls, send/receive sms’s and also 3G connectivity to enhance your social networking experience. Gear S comes with a new Gear Circle bluetooth headset. This headset will help you make and receive call on one go.

Samsung Gear S will also to keep fit as they say:

The Samsung Gear S provides easy access to relevant information through essential widgets and combined notification boards. Its powerful features include turn-by-turn pedestrian navigation provided by HERE, a 24-hour news and views service from The Financial Times ‘fastFT’, works together with advanced-reading technology from Spritz, and the ability to see and respond to important social notifications instantly with Facebook. Together, these features allow users to be live and actionable while on the go.

​The Samsung Gear S is also a health and fitness companion with more enhanced multi-sensors, built-in GPS, and robust S Health features. In addition, applications such as Nike+ Running allow users to track their runs and stay motivated while on the move, without their smartphone

In terms of specifications, it comes with:

  • 2″ 360×480 Super AMOLED curved display
  • 512MB RAM
  • 1GHz dual-core processor
  • 4GB internal storage
  • 300mAh battery(keep you on for 2 days)
  • IP67 certification for water and dust resistivity
  • Availability from October.
  • Colour options: Black and White

So now we have a Samsung product that we would compare with upcoming iWatch that is almost confirmed for next month launch.

Stay Tuned!