Samsung has finally took off the wraps from the Samsung Gear sport smartwatch. This new smartwatch is here with some extraordinary features. First talking about the hardware, it packs 1.2″ circular display with a resolution of 360 by 360 pixels. It powerhouse consists a Dual-core, 1.0GHz chipset with 768 MB of RAM onboard. There’s an internal storage of 4GB with NFC onboard for cardless payments.
In connectivity, Samsung has added Bluetooth 4.2 Wi-Fi b/g/n, NFC, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou. In Sensors, you will get Accelerometer, gyroscope, barometer, heart-rate monitor and ambient light.
In order to make Gear Sport, Shock, Water and Dust proof. Samsung has made it IP68 water-resistant up to 50 meters and MIL_STD-810G shock-proof. It will be running on Tizen OS, Korean giant’s own wearable OS.
Software wise, it is fully compatible with a range of Samsung IoT smart home gadgets. You can control your smart AC, Fridge and other things. It is also compatible with cardless payment system via NFC, you need not to hassle with your cards up in the pocket.
Smasung has laucnhed it in two different colors of Blue and Black. It is going to be available with different straps. Overall Smasung has tried to make it simple and useful.
We don’t have any specific pricing and availability info just yet, but rest assured we will keep you posted should anything pops up.