After months of rumors and Samsung teasing their new spherical smartwatch again all the way through their Galaxy Note 5/S6 Edge Plus adventure, the Samsung Gear S2 is after all respectable. The craziest phase is it turns in the market shall be variations of the S2, with rather other types — the common Samsung Gear S2 and Samsung Gear S2 Classic. Both watches function spherical 1.2-inch 360 x 360 solution (302 ppi) round AMOLED presentations alongside with bodily rotating bezels and house/again buttons.
Because a smartwatch is simply as so much a manner accent as this is a tool, Samsung says the S2 Classic — that is handiest to be had in black — is for individuals who want a more “undying watch layout” and comes with matching authentic leather-based band. The common S2 is indisputably more modern taking a look, with a swish minimum layout and is available in darkish grey watch and strap, or silver watch with white strap.
Inside, the watches are powered through a 1-GHz twin-center processor powered through Tizen OS (no wonder there). Samsung says those 2 parts are optimized to offer among 2-3 days of battery lifestyles in one rate. Also on board is a NFC for cellular bills and wireless charging, all in shape issue handiest 11.4mm skinny. Samsung additionally mentions that there may also be a Gear S2 with 3G connectivity with first-ever e-SIM for making voice calls immediately at the watch.
Although pricing and availability wasn’t found out, either one of the watches shall be to be had for viewing right through this yr’s IFA on September third so be looking out.