Comparing Samsung Gear 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Gear

1. Samsung Gear 2

14 Reasons why Samsung Gear 2 is better

Comparing Samsung Gear 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Gear

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Gear)
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
68gvs 74g (Samsung Galaxy Gear)
3.Longer battery life
2.5daysvs 1days (Samsung Galaxy Gear)
With a longer battery life you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
10mmvs 11mm (Samsung Galaxy Gear)
5.Has music playback
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Gear)
The device can play mp3 music files.
6.Watch band is replaceable
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Gear)
The watch band is removable and can be replaced by any standard watch band of the correct size, allowing you to customise it to your liking.
7.Measures pace
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Gear)
Measuring pace shows how much time it takes to travel one kilometer or one mile. For example, in running, a 4 minute kilometer would be a very good pace.
8.Tracks your sleep
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Gear)
It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.
36.9mmvs 37mm (Samsung Galaxy Gear)
10.Has a heart rate monitor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Gear)
A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
11.Has a front camera
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Gear)
A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
12.Has an IR blaster
IR blaster allows to use our smartphone as a remote for a wide range of devices.
13.Can also answer phone calls
device does have a speaker that you can make phone calls with
14.Watch-on remote
can control TV-STB and air conditioners
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2. Samsung Galaxy Gear

5 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy Gear is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy Gear vs Samsung Gear 2

1.Marginally more battery power
315mAhvs 300mAh (Samsung Gear 2)
57mmvs 58.4mm (Samsung Gear 2)
3.Compatible with RunKeeper
Yesvs No (Samsung Gear 2)
RunKeeper is a popular app designed to help you track your fitness activities such as jogging. With a compatible fitness tracker you can sync data between the two services.
4.Has a camera
You can take pictures with it
5.Battery life extended
With the new update gear1 can be on for 4 days. (tested)
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