Things just got interesting in the wearables world. According to a new report from CNET, Samsung is planning to show off a new smartwatch powered by Android Wear at next week’s Google I/O conference. For nearly a year, Samsung has been creating its own smartwatches, initially powered by Android, but then switching to Tizen. With ... Read More »
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Samsung is officially taking the Galaxy out of the original Galaxy Gear. Starting today, Galaxy Gear owners can jump onto Samsung’s updating software Kies and ditch Android on their wearable for the noticeably improved Tizen OS.
This shouldn’t come as much of a shock, because we’ve known an update like this was in the works ... Read More »
According to Wall Street Journal sources, Samsung is planning to reveal yet another smartwatch this year, and this time it won’t be reliant on a smartphone.
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The Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch has some awesome features, but unfortunately, Samsung decided to limit its compatibility to only Galaxy devices. And not even all Galaxy devices, just a few with Android 4.3. Not only does this limit the amount of money Samsung can make from the watch, but it also keeps people from using ... Read More »
Samsung has moved on from updating its last few flagships to Android 4.3, like the Galaxy S4, Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II, and is now updating lower-end devices. The latest to be updated to Android 4.3 is the Verizon Galaxy S4 Mini, and surprisingly, the budget-oriented device is getting support for the Galaxy ... Read More »
The Galaxy Gear has many faults, but the biggest one is arguably compatibility. It would be great if it worked with all Android phones like the Sony SmartWatch 2, but that isn’t the case. Not even most Galaxy devices are supported, with only the Galaxy Note 3 supporting the new smartwatch right now. That’s a ... Read More »
T-Mobile announced this morning that pre-orders for its Galaxy Note 3 will start September 18. If you pre-order, your Note 3 will ship “on or before October 2,” Hopefully you’ll end up being one of the first on the block with it, as that’s the date that they will be hitting T-Mobile retail ... Read More »
Samsung has just taken the wraps off the Galaxy Gear smartwatch during the Unpacked event, and it is definitely a bit different than what we have seen in the leaks.
The Gear doesn’t look too large; with a 1.63-inch Super AMOLED screen, it should fit on most wrists without overwhelming them. It has a ... Read More »
Over the course of the day we pass on quite a few stories that we just don’t feel warrant a post all their own, we don’t aim to be the site clogging up your feeds with every last detail that hits the wire, but that isn’t to say that some of these stories aren’t important ... Read More »
Samsung Executive VP of Mobile Lee Young-hee has confirmed in an interview with the Korea Times that the Samsung Galaxy Gear and the Note III will both be unveiled at the September 4 Samsung Unpacked event that proceeds IFA.
She also had a couple additional details to share regarding the Galaxy Gear. Unfortunately, ... Read More »