Many years of research and innovation experience in the segment of portable devices behind the new round smart watch Samsung Gear S2. It said the South Korean company for the official announcement of that device, which was made today.
Among the most important details of the new SmartWatch representative of the Koreans is the fact that Samsung Gear S2 is based on the platform for portable devices OS Tizen, not the Android Wear. The device also features universal round shape intuitively understandable user interface and advanced features that will not only facilitate but also will make pleasure communicating with smartphones and other mobile gadgets. This will surely help in buttons “Home” and “Back”, providing quick and convenient access to notifications and applications.
Samsung Gear S2
Samsung Gear S2 will be available in two versions – Gear S2 and Gear S2 classic, which will appeal to different categories of users. Gear S2 classic model is aimed at users who prefer a more classic design watches and features a black casing and leather strap. Gear S2 version does is designed for mobile users who enjoy minimalist modern design.
The clock Samsung Gear S2 is equipped with a circular Super AMOLED screen with a diameter of 1.2 inches and a resolution of 360h360 points (302 ppi). The calculations are performed by an unnamed dual-core processor running at 1 GHz, and the configuration also includes 512 MB RAM and 4 GB of flash memory for storage. To interact with mobile devices using wireless interfaces Wi-Fi: 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 and NFC, but the functionality is complemented by an accelerometer, gyroscope sensor pulse sensor lighting and barometer. Furthermore, the device is protected from dust and moisture, which corresponds to the standard IP68, so no problem to stand for half an hour in water to a depth of 1.5 meters.
Samsung Gear S2 will be available in a version with 3G support, which will have a more powerful battery of Wi-Fi-version – 300 mAh against 250 mAh (of course, the size and weight in this situation are also larger). Otherwise, in both cases, according to the manufacturer, one charge of battery provides 2-3 days runtime.
According to Samsung, the new watch can notify the receipt of SMS-s, e-mail-and other events, as also provides access to services S Health, Nike + Running, S Voice, Voice Memo, Find My Device, Power Saving Mode, Safety assistance and Privacy lock.
The smart clock Samsung Gear S2 will be commercially available in two versions for color design: dark gray with dark gray or silver strap white strap. Unfortunately not reported anything about the price and the beginning of sales of the device.