Recently, Samsung products are getting very widespread and diverse. So when smart watches began to become popular Samsung came up with its unique form of smart watch: The Galaxy Watch.
If you’ve been following up with the tech news recently, you’ll know about Samsung’s newest Smart Watch that runs the Android Wear OS. As is the trend in the smart watch industry, the Galaxy Watch features a set of sensors to track walking, running, cycling, rowing, elliptical training, dynamic workouts and swimming – a set of activities not seen to be tracked on other smart watches.
Apart from sport activities, the Galaxy Watch Active 2 keeps track of your heart rate and notifies you when it detects a very high or low rate, an important feature for athletics maybe, but the other feature will definitely get your attention: it offers valuable insights on how to get a better night’s sleep. It also monitors your stress level and helps you recenter with the integrated Calm app.
The watch features a Super AMOLED display, the screen covers the whole surface from edge to edge, which give it an elegant style. It is available in chic aluminum or stylish stainless steel and with a variety of faces, bands and finishes. The stainless steel casing (which only has LTE connection) comes in black, silver, and gold colors. The Aluminum casing (which only has blutooth) comes in aqua black, cloud silver, and pink gold colors – a great selection of colors for your style to choose from.
The Galaxy Watch Active2 has 2 special additions: The Golf Edition which includes touch-targeting, shot history and dual arc distance readings between you and the green, and an Armour Edition. In it, you can launch the MapMyRun app right out of the box, and go MVP with 6 months of premium benefits for free. With Samsung and MapMyRun’s personalized form and fitness coaching, you get real-time workout feedback for a performance-enhancing experience like no other.
With the Galaxy Watch Active2, you get some features that you would expect from any smart watch. Thant is, receiving notifications, getting calls, texting, or play Spotify or Youtube right from your wrist.
The stainless steel Galaxy Watch Active2 pairs seamlessly with Android devices while the aluminum watch pairs with Android and iOS compatible devices. Also, with the PowerShare feature you can give your Galaxy Watch a charge boost from a compatible Galaxy phone.
Bixby: listens to your voice commands and executes them. Whether you want it to read your texts, make a call, or play a Spotify playlist. It has your back.
Samsung Pay: accepted at most standard checkouts to pay money and leave your wallet at home. How is that for elegance!
Samsung Health: this app uses the various sensors on board the watch to give you some insight about your overall health.
Thin, lightweight, and swim-ready, the watch comes in stainless steel or aluminum with a variety of faces, bands and finishes.
44mm x 44mm x 10.9mm or 40mm x 40mm x 10.9mm
44g – Stainless Steel
30g – Aluminum
37g – Stainless Steel
26g – Aluminum
1.35” or 1.2”
360 x 360
Super AMOLED, Full Color Always On Display
5ATM, IP68, MIL-STD-810G
Dual Core 1.15 GHz
340mAh or 247mAh
1.5GB(RAM) + 4GB – Stainless Steel
0.75GB(RAM) + 4GB – Aluminum
802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz
(In Stainless Steel only)