The much rumored Samsung’s Android Wear Smart watch has finally been made official at Google I/O Keynote Conference, dubbed as Samsung Gear Live.
One might wonder as to what is so unique about the Gear Live against the Samsung’s traditional Smart watches?. The Answer is simple, the Gear Live will support all the Smartphones running on Android 4.3 and above, regardless of the company or brand.
The Samsung Gear Live is already up for pre-order in the US markets for US$ 199 (same price as Galaxy Fit) while the device has been listed with a coming soon tag in India at MRP of Rs 15,900. The Samsung’s Android wear will start shipping from July 8, 2014 however there is no word on its exact release date for India.
Samsung Gear Live Specification, Features
The Gear Live Android Wear dimensions are 37.9 x 56.4 x 8.9 mm and weighs in at 59 Grams. The watch Features 1.63-Inch Super AMOLED Display with 320 x 320 Pixels Resolution. It has 278ppi Pixel Density for improved visuals. The device also has IP67 certifications making is dust and water proof.
The hardware consists of 1.2GHz CPU coupled with 512MB Ram and 4GB of Internal Storage memory. The phone uses Bluetooth V4.0 LE Technology to pair itself with smartphones. There is a 300 mAh Battery fitted inside which company claims to provide a days worth of power backup. One can also download specific Android wear Applications for the in-built Google Play Store. The device will come in only Black Color option.
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Samsung Galaxy Gear Specs
|Name||Samsung Gear Live|
|Price||Rs. 15,900 / US$ 199|
|Body||Dimensions||37.9 x 56.4 x 8.9 mm|
|Technology||Super AMOLED Capacitive Touch Screen|
|Resolution||320 x 320 Pixels|
|Standby||1 Day Usage|
|Bluetooth||Yes, V4.0 LE|
|USB||USB Pogo Pin|
|Sensors||Digital Compass, Accelerometer, Heart Rate Monitor, Gyroscope|