Battery life is always a concern with smartwatches. Most get you through the day but it all depends on how you’re using them and if they’re connected to Wi-Fi or a cellular network. Samsung has rolled out a new update for the Gear S3 today. It’s called a Value Pack update and it brings a handful of new features for the smartwatch. One of the features enables the smartwatch’s battery […]
The problem with our gadgets is that while some of them are perfectly functional, looks wise there are times when they do look out of place at certain events or when paired with certain clothes, which is important for those who are particularly concerned about fashion. This is why companies like Apple have tried to make its Apple Watch more of a fashion accessory.
If you’ve been meaning to pick up a Gear S3 smartwatch from Samsung you’re going to like this piece of news. The company has decided to cut the price of its smartwatch in the United States for a short while. Samsung released the Gear S3 classic and Gear S3 frontier in the United States last year and it has now decided to reduce the price of both smartwatches in a […]
Samsung’s Gear S3 smartwatches are pretty nicely designed, but if you were hoping to see more variations, then you might be interested to learn that during Baselworld 2017, Samsung has taken the wraps off several new Gear S3 models, as well as unveiled a couple of new wearable concepts that we’re not sure if it will ever be put into production.
Not too long ago, it was confirmed that some great Under Armour health and fitness apps will be brought over to the Samsung Gear S3 and Gear S2 smartwatches. The company has followed through on that today. It has released the MyFitnessPal, Endomondo, and Map My Run apps for these Samsung smartwatches. All three apps provide users with new and innovative ways of tracking their calories, runs, workouts, and fitness […]
It was reported a couple of weeks ago that Samsung is going to officially launch the Gear S3 smartwatch in India in January 2017. The company conducted an event in the country today to formally announce its new smartwatch that’s already out in some big markets like the United States, China, South Korea, and Europe. At the event, Samsung confirmed the Gear S3 release date for customers in India as […]
Last month it was hinted that the Spotify app for the Samsung Gear S3 could be released in December. Given that we’re about more than halfway into December, where is the app? The good news is that the wait is over because it looks like the Spotify app for the Gear S3 is finally available for download.
We’re sure that for the most part, smartwatches weren’t designed with the intention of merely being an extension of our smartphones to receive email alerts and message notifications. Leading up to the launch of the Apple Watch, many were speculating that the device could be some kind of health/medical marvel.
Prior to the official announcement of the Gear S3 it was leaked online that the upcoming smartwatch from Samsung is going to feature a Speedometer app which will allow users to see just how fast they’re going. It also meant that the smartwatch is going to have an integrated GPS which turned out to be true when it was announced a couple of months ago. Only a few days after […]
Remember the other day when Samsung announced that Samsung Pay on the Gear S3 would be compatible with pretty much every Android phone that is running on Android 4.4 KitKat and above? Unfortunately that isn’t 100% true because it has been discovered that while it does work on many phones, it does not work on Google’s Pixel handsets.
Samsung unveiled the Gear S3 smartwatch a couple of months ago. During the announcement, the company revealed that it had been working with Spotify to create a native application for the wearable device. The Gear S3 has since been released but the Spotify app is nowhere to be found. There’s some clarity on the matter now. It appears that the Spotify Gear S3 app is going to be released next […]
Samsung unveiled its new Gear S3 smartwatch a couple of months ago at the IFA 2016 convention in Berlin. The new smartwatch features an updated design as well as a host of new features. It also has support for Samsung’s mobile payment service, aptly called Samsung Pay. It has been reported today that Samsung Pay will work on the Gear S3 as long as the smartwatch is paired to any […]
As per Samsung’s announcement earlier this month, the Samsung Gear S3 smartwatches will be available on the 18th of November. For those who are looking for added connectivity by going with the Gear S3 Frontier with support for LTE, carriers such as AT&T and T-Mobile will be selling them.
Many have been wondering about the Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch that was launched in August but did not have a release date. Would it be delayed due to the situation with the Note 7? Those were some of the concerns, although there were reports that suggested that it would not have an impact, and sure enough it looks like it did not.
The recall and discontinuation of the Note 7 has no doubt set Samsung back a pretty penny, so much so that we had also heard that its impact can be felt on Samsung’s other R&D projects, some of which could be halted, and some of which could be completely shelved due to an insufficient budget.
The latest figures by a market research firm shows that the Apple Watch continues to lead the global smartwatch market even though shipments of both the Series 1 and Series 2 watches have been slim. The numbers show that the smartwatch market is still have to deal with low demand even though some great new smartwatches have been launched recently. Despite that, the Apple Watch remains on top of the […]
Recently at IFA 2016, Samsung took the wraps off their latest smartwatch: the Samsung Gear S3. So the question is what will become of the Gear S2? Will Samsung discontinue the smartwatch? Will they stop supporting it in favor of the brand new Gear S3? The good news for Gear S2 owners is that they won’t.
A year after the launch of the Samsung Gear S2, we were expecting a Samsung Gear S3 to show up, and it did appear like clockwork. The thing is, the Samsung Gear S3 is not going to replace its predecessor, but to supplement it. Both products will continue to exist on the market, and you’re going to understand why.
The other day Samsung sent out invites to a press conference that would be held ahead of IFA 2016. In the invite, it showed a pair of watch hands which seemed to confirm that the Gear S3 smartwatch would be unveiled at said event. In case that wasn’t a big enough clue, Samsung has since published another invite.
With Samsung choosing to launch the Galaxy Note 7 at its own event and ahead of IFA, one has to wonder what could Samsung be unveiling at the event then? We have been hearing rumors that the Gear S3 could make its debut, and sure enough Samsung’s invite to the event seems to hint at just that.