Samsung Gear S4 Will Run on Tizen Not Android Wear

The leakster who said next Samsung wearable Gear S4 will run on Android Wear has now changed its statement and said next smartwatch will run on Samsung’s own Tizen OS. The famous rumor mill @evleaks has again tweeted on his official Twitter account and said the last news was mistake. He also stated there is no confirmation that Samsung will go with Android Wear software. Few weeks ago he posted one image which was clearly showing a Samsung worker is wearing Samsung Gear S4 or Gear Sport 2 smartwatch, which was running on Android Wear version.

In clarification he said, “It looks this is Google’s work which created one special Gear smartwatch for Samsung worker.” The reason is not clear whether Google created one new smartwatch for Samsung worker or it is just misunderstanding which spread within no time. Samsung Gear S4 is most waited wearable from company. After Samsung Gear S3 company decided to launch Gear Sport with Tizen 3.0 version, which was focused on sports activities. Now again company want to come on track with Gear S4 which might run on upcoming Tizen 4.0 software version.

Samsung Gear S4

This year Samsung hasn’t launched any device powered with Tizen operating system. Last year company had launched Samsung Z4 smartphone, Gear Sport wearable, Gear IconX, Gear Fit 2 Pro, Gear VR and Gear 360 devices. Last year was successful for Samsung, all the devices were doing great in market. This year is absolutely different compare to last two years. In this year company has not launched any single device powered with Tizen OS. Well, not yet, may be we can see more devices running on Tizen from second half of this year.

It is very surprising that Samsung yet has to launch Samsung Z5 smartphone, the next device in Tizen lineup. It is now more than a year passed and there is no device in the market. Samsung might launch all the next Tizen products in August this year. The launch of Gear S4 or Gear Sport 2, Gear Fit 3, Samsung Z5 and next generation Gear VR device would be launch in the next August event. Which device are you waiting most? Tell us your favorite Tizen gadget in the comments section.