Samsung - Gear S - SIM card compliant curvy smartwatch

Samsung announced the release of the SIM card-compliant curvy smart watch, Gear S. It will be released to the world starting in October, but its price has not been announced yet.

Gear S features a SIM card that is compatible with 3G networks so that users can make phone calls or send messages without connecting another smartphone device. The other interesting feature is that it supports healthcare or fitness functions like S Health and Nike+ Running.

Gear S has a 2-inch curvy Super AMOLED (260x480) display, their original OS based on Tizen, dual core processor (1GHz), 512MB built-in memory, 4GB storage, 300mAh battery, and Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.1 ability. It runs continuously for 2 days and it is IP67 water/dustproof.

Ares recently released a wristwatch smartphone (NOT smartwatch!) for about $380. We wonder how much the selling price of Gear S will be. Gear S may also be a better-looking device. Might it be way more expensive?


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