Samsung Gear S
Top 21%348 points
Top 21%
Screen size
Number of smartwatches
lowmidhigh
Top 55%
4 smartwatches
1.98" - 2.12"
NaN% of all smartwatchesYes
No
screen size
resolution
pixel density
battery power
Is dustproof and water resistant

Samsung Gear S: 41 facts and highlights

1. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Samsung Gear S
75% have it
77
0

2. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
2"
Neptune Pine: 2.40"
68
0

3. Can be used to answer calls

The device has a speaker and microphone that allow you to answer calls made to your smartphone.
Samsung Gear S
31% have it
62
0

4. battery power

300mAh
Neptune Pine: 900mAh
61
0

5. weight

66g
Huawei Honor Band Z1: 25g
61
0

6. pixel density

300ppi
LG Watch Sport: 491ppi
56
0

7. thickness

12.50mm
MetaWatch M1 Core: 5.10mm
56
0

8. has branded damage resistant glass

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Samsung Gear S
31% have it
53
0

9. resolution

360 x 480px
LG Watch Sport: 480 x 480px
52
0

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Samsung Gear S
46% have it
50
0

11. Counts how many calories you have burnt

This is useful if you are on a strict training diet or if you are trying to lose weight. It can also help to boost your motivation.
Samsung Gear S
62% have it
47
0

12. Integrates with social networks

It allows you to share information to popular social networks.
Samsung Gear S
41% have it
46
0

13. Has a stopwatch

With a stopwatch you can time yourself.
Samsung Gear S
51% have it
46
0

14. Has music playback

The device can play mp3 music files.
Samsung Gear S
32% have it
44
0

15. has a compass

A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
Samsung Gear S
48% have it
44
0

16. Locates your phone

The device has a feature that allows you to find your smartphone if you have misplaced it.
Samsung Gear S
62% have it
44
0

17. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Samsung Gear S
26% have it
43
0

18. has voice commands

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
Samsung Gear S
64% have it
43
0

19. Bluetooth version

4
Huawei Watch 2: 4.20
41
0

20. height

58.10mm
Sony SmartWatch: 36mm
41
0

21. Tracks steps taken

It tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.
Samsung Gear S
81% have it
40
0

22. width

39.90mm
Huawei TalkBand B1: 19.30mm
38
0

23. Has a heart rate monitor

A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
Samsung Gear S
51% have it
37
0

24. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Samsung Gear S
73% have it
37
0

25. Has call control

The device alerts you to incoming calls on your smartphone, and allows you extra control such as muting or rejecting the call.
Samsung Gear S
74% have it
36
0

26. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
Samsung Gear S
23% have it
36
0

27. has a cellular module

Devices which use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than WiFi.
Samsung Gear S
7% have it
34
0

28. Tracks elevation

It can detect changes in elevation, such as when you are climbing stairs.
Samsung Gear S
28% have it
33
0

29. has an accelerometer

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes from a vertical to a horizontal position.
Samsung Gear S
87% have it
33
0

30. RAM

0.51GB
Misfit Vapor: 4GB
33
0

31. Has notifications

If you get a notification such as a call or message, the device will vibrate on your wrist or make a noise to alert you.
Samsung Gear S
31
0

32. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Samsung Gear S
86% have it
31
0

33. Syncs wirelessly

The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
Samsung Gear S
85% have it
31
0

34. Automatically syncs

The device automatically syncs your data when in range of your computer or smartphone.
Samsung Gear S
79% have it
30
0

35. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Samsung Gear S
90% have it
29
0

Top 10 smartwatches

Add to comparison
  • Samsung Gear S
Compare