The wait is finally over for a flagship smartwatch from Samsung. Samsung has released their latest flagship smartwatch along with the release of Samsung Galaxy Note 9. The all new Samsung Galaxy Watch is the new and best ever addition to their smartwatch collection. Innovative features, solid performance and gorgeous design is the main attraction of this smartwatch. Starting at a price of 329.99$, it was widely admired and sold all around the world. Their excellent sales figure also says so. Anyways, let’s have an insight of this brilliant smartwatch.
Samsung Galaxy Watch; Image Source: Samsung
The first thing to notice about this smartwatch is its design. Samsung Galaxy Watch has an exclusive and high end design which can compete with any expensive branded watch case with a beautiful belt gives an elegant feel. The best part about the design is, Samsung tried to give a feel like expensive branded in their watch. Like the smartwatch has several watch faces and even they have included the tick sounds that is found in expensive chronographs. The smartwatch also has a moderately slim design and great display to show off the beauty. This smartwatch comes in two different sizes along with different specifications. They have two models that are Samsung Galaxy Watch 46mm and 42mm with respectively 33mm and 30mm displays and only 13 mm thin. Silicon straps that comes in different color choices make the watch more gorgeous. Like the other branded and high end smartwatches, an IP68 water resistant property completes the design. Overall, the design is pretty much top-notch comparing to other smartwatches.
Samsung Galaxy Watch Comes In Different Colors; Image Source: Samsung
The Samsung Galaxy Watch gives a new dimension in smartwatch industry by introducing LTE connectivity. This smartwatch can independently connect to you by its 3G/LTE feature. This truly creates a new era in the smartwatch technology. However, this feature is present in only 46mm model. This smartwatch has other excellent features like display, battery, processor, performance etc.
The Samsung Galaxy Watch has a circular color display of 1.3 inches or 33 mm in 46mm model, and a circular 1.2 inches or 30 mm color display in 42mm model. Both displays are Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 360×360. Also, it has Always On Display feature which gives a more watch like feel rather than smartwatch feel. The display in both models also have Corning® Gorilla® Glass for extended protection. So, the display seemed to be quite awesome for us.
Samsung Galaxy Watch; Image Source: Samsung
This smartwatch is run by a special smartwatch operating system called Tizen Based Wearable OS 4.0. This operating system is pretty fast and easy to use for smartwatches. It has several connectivity options like 3G/LTE, Bluetooth® 4.2, Wi-Fi, NFC and A-GPS/Glonass which gives us more comfort and ease. Besides numerous sensors like Accelerometer, Gyro, Barometer, HRM and Ambient Light help to provide smart and efficient features.
This smartwatch is designed with water-resistance capability; Image Source: Samsung
This smartwatch has different battery options for different models. The 46mm model has a 472 mAh battery and the 42mm model has a 270 mAh battery. Both of them have a quick charging option and since it has a NFC, it also supports wireless charging. The 46mm model has a great battery so the back up is excellent although the battery back up of the 42mm model isn’t that much impressive. We expected a better battery life, but it is quite okay to use since the quick charge feature.
This smartwatch is can replace your fitness trainer; Image Source: Samsung
This smartwatch has an Exynos 9110 Dual core 1.15GHz processor with 1.5 GB RAM in 46mm model and 768 MB RAM in 42mm. So the smartwatch seems to be super fast comparing with other smartwatches. Both models have a 4 GB storage capacity that is more than enough for a smartwatch. Overall, the technical specification seems to be quite impressive and brilliant enough as a flagship smartwatch.
Samsung Galaxy Watch also supports Samsung Pay; Image Source: Samsung
The Samsung Galaxy Watch has a wide range of smart features including health, music, Samsung Pay, multiple apps etc. This smartwatch is a great companion for you for your fitness. It works like your fitness partner by tracking your exercise and fitness journey. Heart Rate Monitor sensor monitors your heart rate and makes your health chart. The LTE version lets you to connect independently to online music streaming platforms and also it can connect to Bluetooth earphones for enjoyable jogging session. Besides, this smartwatch supports Samsung Pay. Multiple smart apps have made it a true smartwatch.
The smartwatch is indeed brilliant and elegant for its smart features and gorgeous designs. This smartwatch is complete enough to replace a smartphone for you. The performance is efficient enough to call it a beast. Overall, it would be a great addition to your gadget collection.