When it comes to market share, Android Wear is struggling a little bit. After the first wave of watches, new releases were few and far between. In that period of time, Samsung found some success with its Tizen-powered Gear smartwatches.
Tizen now controls 1% more market share than Android Wear, though ... Read More »
The Samsung Gear S2 is a pretty solid smartwatch despite the fact that it runs Tizen instead of Android Wear. However, now might not be the best time to buy one, as the successor is reportedly launching in a little over a month.
The Samsung Gear S2 may be running Tizen rather than Android, but it’s still a solid smartwatch option for Android users, especially if you have a Samsung phone. Now a rumor claims that the Gear S2 is apparently about to get significantly better.
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It’s no surprise that Samsung is aiming to use its own ecosystem rather than Google’s. Samsung used Android to boost itself to the top of the market, competing with Apple and leaving every other brand behind (at least in the US). The company has its own Android skin, its own apps that can replace Google’s, its ... Read More »
Though smartwatches have really taken off in the last few years, standalone smartwatches connected to your carrier of choice are still rare. LG’s attempt with the Watch Urbane LTE was cancelled, but Samsung is giving it a shot with the Gear S2 Classic 4G.
Like another company that shall not be named, Samsung kept its last iteration of smart wearables locked to its own ecosystem. So while owners of an HTC, Motorola, or LG smartphone may have wanted to use one of Samsung’s non-Android Wear wearables, it simply wasn’t in the cards.
Samsung has a new smartwatch on the way called the Gear S2, and it sports a round face with a unique-looking interface. The company has been teasing it for a bit of time now, and now it’s adding a teaser video to the mix.
The video is focused primarily on the UI, showcasing different aspects of ... Read More »