The fourth generation Samsung Gear wearable Gear S4 will be going to release in this year. After the release of Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch company went for Gear Sport, the special targeted device for sport persons & workout purposes. Gear devices are actually made for health, fitness and sport related tasks but in the later models it has focused on many things. Now Samsung want to continue its legacy with Gear S4. The Gear S2 & Gear S3 smartwatches were the two original devices who made this lineup so successful. The Gear Sport is not that customer centric model and not doing good business in many countries.
Rumor mill has provided some specifications that might match with next device. New wearable will come with improved S Health feature – specially more in depth sleep tracking. Model number for upcoming smartwatch is SM-R800, it matches with current Samsung watches. There are highly chances Gear S4 will launch with Tizen 4.0 software. Samsung Gear Sport & Gear S3 are both running on Tizen 22.214.171.124 firmware update. The launch date for Gear S4 is in Q4 2018 so you have to wait some more time. Below is the official specification of Samsung Gear S3 Frontier & Classic watches.
Samsung launched this gadget in two variants, there is Gear S3 Classic to Wi-Fi only use and the other Gear S3 Frontier to use with Wi-Fi plus 4G LTE, off course both models comes in different prices. Processor on both models are powered by their own Exynos chipset which locked at 1GHz and to boost its speed there is 786MB RAM. To store personal data, smartwatch apps and other personal images it has 4GB of internal storage.
Here, display is 1.3-inch screen with 360×360 resolution, best part of the display is it made from new Corning Gorilla Glass SR+ technology. Corning said new Gorilla Glass SR+ technology specially made for smartwatches, it gives extra security and better scratch resistant protection to the watches. Samsung Gear S3 is now running on Tizen 126.96.36.199 software version and after the recent update its battery backup has improved a lot. Wait a while to know more about next Samsung Gear smartwatch.