Samsung Galaxy Watch Update Makes Some Improvements

Samsung is rolling out the second software update today for its new smartwatch, the Galaxy Watch. It was announced alongside the Galaxy Note 9 in August. The company has ditched the Gear branding for its smartwatches in favor of Galaxy, a moniker that’s synonymous with its smartphones and tablets. Today’s update brings a couple of feature improvements for the smartwatch.

Samsung’s Gear App Is Now Called Galaxy Wearable

Some of you might be aware that Samsung launched a new smartwatch alongside the Galaxy Note 9. The company has decided to make its wearable devices a part of the Galaxy brand. Therefore, the Gear S3’s successor isn’t called the Gear S4, it’s called the Galaxy Watch instead. To that end, Samsung has also updated the Gear companion app for its smartwatches and renamed it to Galaxy Wearable.

Galaxy Watch Is Samsung’s Latest Smartwatch

In addition to unveiling the Galaxy Note 9 today, Samsung has also introduced its rumored Galaxy Watch smartwatch. Even though the device comes with the “Galaxy” branding that Samsung has largely used for Android devices, it doesn’t run Wear OS (Android Wear). It’s the successor to the Gear S3 so it runs on Samsung’s Tizen OS.

Samsung’s Galaxy Watch Picks Up Radio Certification

Samsung is expected to unveil a new smartwatch alongside the Galaxy Note 9 next month. Even though it’s going to be the successor to the Gear S3 the new smartwatch is likely going to be called the Galaxy Watch. The upcoming smartwatch is now one step closer to release as it has picked up its radio certification.


Additional Images Of Samsung’s New Dual Wireless Charger Leaked

Reports suggest that Samsung will launch its new smartwatch with the Galaxy Note 9 on August 9th. Both devices are also expected to be released on the same date. A recent leak had revealed that the company had developed a dual wireless charger which would be able to charge both devices wirelessly at the same time. Additional images of Samsung’s new dual wireless charger have now been leaked online.

New Wireless Charger Duo For Galaxy Note 9 And Galaxy Watch Leaks

Samsung has already confirmed that the Galaxy Note 9 will be unveiled on August 9th. Some recent reports have claimed that the upcoming Galaxy Watch, the rebranded successor to the Gear S3 smartwatch, will also be launched alongside the new flagship smartphone.That now appears to be the case as the new “Wireless Charger Duo” has leaked online. This accessory will be capable of charging the Galaxy Note 9 and the […]

Samsung Galaxy Watch Said To Run Tizen OS

Several reports over the past few months have suggested that Samsung is developing a new smartwatch. The wearable devices are launched under the Gear brand but recent reports claimed that the company will launch it as the Galaxy Watch instead. The expected branding led many to believe that perhaps the smartwatch would be powered by Wear OS and there were some rumors about that as well. However, a new report […]

Samsung’s Galaxy Watch Smartwatch May Run On Android

It has been revealed in multiple reports recently that Samsung has a new smartwatch in the pipeline. Some reports have even claimed that the company is going to ditch the “Gear” branding for its smartwatch and launch it as the Galaxy Watch instead. It may also be the first Samsung smartwatch in many years to run on Wear OS, an iteration of Google’s mobile operating system that was previously referred […]