Samsung Gear S

Samsung Gear S

Samsung Gear S review: specs and price

Samsung Gear S
Samsung Gear S

Why is Samsung Gear S better than the average?

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1.is dustproof and water-resistant
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The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
2.has branded damage-resistant glass
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Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
3.sweat resistance
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.has a touch screen
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You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
5.Has a display
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The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.

360 x 480px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.


1.Has a heart rate monitor
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A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
2.has GPS
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GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
3.has an accelerometer
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An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.
4.has a compass
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A compass is useful for gaming, maps, and navigation software.

Activity tracking

1.Tracks steps taken
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It tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.
2.Counts how many calories you have burnt
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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.
3.Provides activity reports
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Your activity data is analysed to give you reports, available to view through the app or website. This allows you to see how active you have been and to help you make improvements.
4.Tracks elevation
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It can detect changes in elevation, such as when you are climbing stairs.


1.Syncs wirelessly
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The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
2.supports Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.Bluetooth version


Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
4.Automatically syncs
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The device automatically syncs your data when in range of your computer or smartphone.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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Wi-Fi 4 (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.
6.has a cellular module
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Devices that use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than Wi-Fi.


1.battery power


Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.


1.Locates your phone
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The device has a feature that allows you to find your smartphone if you have misplaced it.
2.Has notifications
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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.
3.Has call control
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The device alerts you to incoming calls on your smartphone, and allows you extra control such as muting or rejecting the call.
4.Can be used to answer calls
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The device has a speaker and microphone that allow you to answer calls made to your smartphone.
5.Has a stopwatch
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With a stopwatch you can time yourself.


Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.

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