The wait is over! Samsung has launched a new Galaxy Watch wearable with Tizen 4.0 update in its smart wearable series. The new watch has announced along with Galaxy Note 9 in a special event. With the announcement of this attractive Samsung Galaxy Smartwatch, the successor of Samsung Gear S3, Samsung continued the series of unmatchable smartwatches. This newly launched Galaxy Watch is available in 46mm size but unlike its previous versions this watch also added the 42mm option too with 22 and 20 mm watch bands. Among these two size variants 42mm version will be available in Rose Gold and Black colors where as the 46mm model will be available in Silver colour only. The circular bezel on the Samsung Galaxy Watch will rotate to navigate you through Tizen interface. All models have 5 ATM waterproof super AMOLED display.
The display of 42mm model is 1.2 inches and that of 46mm model is of 1.3 inches with Gorilla glass DX+ on it. These both size variants of Galaxy Watch have the variable batteries like 42mm version 270mAh battery while the 46mm version come with 472mAh battery. Samsung claims that both of these versions will have several days battery life in appropriate conditions. The estimated time period for the 42mm would be 120 hours and for the 46mm model it may be 168 hours respectively. With these available estimates its easy for the users to guess the average battery life. Samsung said more than 60 thousand watch faces are ready support on new Galaxy Watch.
These smartwatches built with Samsung’s unique Tizen 4.0 Operating System. Both gadgets are available in Bluetooth and LTE models to users. These both Bluetooth and LTE models have 4GB internal storage varying in the RAM, Bluetooth model has 768 RAM where as the LTE model has 1.5GB RAM. The name ‘Samsung Gear’ is no longer exist, company has changed it with Galaxy Watch. The last two smartwatches – Samsung Gear S3 & Gear Sport are last wearables to carry that name.
Samsung Galaxy Watch is built with health and fitness alerts technology as like its predecessors. These smartwatches are built with different tracking features like sleep tracking, Exercise tracking which is expanded to include heart rate and workout information covering 39 different exercises. Galaxy Watches are equipped to detect your stress level based on your heart rate and will also monitor your sleep. Samsung will start the selling of Galaxy Watch in US on August 24th. T-Mobile will sell the LTE Galaxy Watch of 42mm for $375 and 46mm will cost for $400 respectively and Bluetooth model will cost $330 for 42mm and $350 for 46mm.
Madhav Biradar started his career in technology back in 2011, where he covered mobile & gaming articles. He is an enthusiast in smartphone & wearable gadgets. In his free time, he likes to read about new tech gadgets and watch movies.