Posts tagged smartwatch

Gear 2

A new revelation has spilled the beans on the hardware powering the Samsung Gear 2 and the Gear 2 Neo smartwatches. It has been confirmed that the two new wearable devices come with a dual core Exynos 3250 chipset under the hood clocked at 1 GHz. This is in comparison to the 800 MHz chip found in the Galaxy Gear from last September.

LG G Watch

A new report from Taiwan claims that LG is looking to launch a second smartwatch shortly after the launch of the G Watch in mid-2014. There’s no word on specifics at the moment, but it seems like the Korean manufacturer will launch multiple smartwatches in the market later this year.

Gear Fit Vertical

Samsung has just issued a new update to the Gear Fit smartwatch which fixes the display orientation issue. This update will now allow users to check details on the smartwatch vertically rather than just horizontally from an awkward angle.


Samsung is said to be planning another new addition to its Galaxy Gear lineup that will have its own SIM card for making calls. It will be called the “Galaxy Gear Solo,” according to sources familiar with Samsung’s plans, and it could be the first smartwatch that isn’t so reliant on a smartphone.

Galaxy Gear

The Samsung Galaxy Gear from last year showed a lot of promise, but failed to impress the customers due to a variety of plaguing issues such as limited compatibility and steep pricing. The folks at Best Buy are now trying to solve one of these issues by offering a refurbished model of the smartwatch for just $99.99.

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