The first Samsung smartwatch named Galaxy Gear is expected to be introduced ar IFA Berlin 2013 tech event; this event will be synchronized with the debut of the new Samsung Galaxy Note 3.
According to the latest rumors, Samsung will reportedly their host press conference for the September 4 date in two different cities, in Berlin and New York. Additionally, other sources close to the company say that the Samsung will even open a new store in Time Square, in this store the curious who want to test the new smartwatch are free to test and pre-order it.
Today in the following lines we will share with you the first details about the Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch technical specs.
Until this moment, apparently Samsung has made various design variants, most of these designs are a rectangular OLED display which support a 320 * 320 pixels resolution. It is expected to come with a 3 inch diagonal size powered by an Exynos 4212 chipset, helped by a dual-core 1.5 GHz CPU and a Mali 400 MP4 GPU should be more than enough power for a smartwatch. The Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch will be featured also by a 2.5-inch display, related Sammobile.
The Gear is also expected, to include WiFi interface, Bluetooth 4.0 LE connection, 1GB of RAM, and a 2MP camera sensor integrated into the strap to provide the possibility to initiate and receive video calls. Also, it is expected from Gear to have integrated mic and speaker device for voice communication, without using other supplementary accessories.
Moreover, the Galaxy Gear smartwatch will brings a NFC chip that will be particularly useful when you want to make different payments and paring with other devices powered with NFC feature. Also, it will come with accelerometer sensor which will unlock the smartwach display when you want to check your Gear device. Additionally the new smartwatch will come with different new applications especially developed to monitor the ambient conditions and the user’s health.
You’ll be able to manage your Gear device by using its functions made through a touch interface, this interface will use swipe gestures and taps which will allow you to select and navigate different on-screen elements.
The software of the new Galaxy Gear is expected to work synchronized with any Android based devices, tablets and smartphones, by notify the users directly on their watch for different received notifications and other information(emails, SMS messages, missed calls and more) from their smartphone or tablets.
Moreover, the Galaxy Gear will also come with support for Facebook and Twitter; also you can see in its display the latest notification from your social’s friends.
Regarding of its application store, the Galaxy Gear will use application from Google Play Store, that’s means the users will need a Samsung branded device (smartphone or tablet) if they want to use the smartwatch at its full potential.
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