Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro and Gear Sport Smartwatch launched in India
Samsung has launched their two new wearable products today in India, the Gear Fit Pro Fitness Tracker & Gear Sport Smartwatch. Both the products were launched Earlier at IFA 2017.
The Gear Sport is priced at Rs 22,990, whereas the Gear Fit2 Pro is priced at Rs. 13,590. Both the wearable devices will be available for buying only online via Samsung’s own e-store, Flipkart, and Amazon India starting from December 11, the company has announced. Pre-bookings start from December 4.
The Gear Sport smartwatch hosts new features for fitness-related activities such as a new continuous heart rate monitoring sensor, ability to record swimming sessions and also customizable tips with the personalized motivation feature so that you stay on top of your fitness regime. The training guide app in the smartwatch lets you choose from 60 workouts in the training guide app on your phone and the heart rate monitor on the Gear Sport guides the users through their selected workout.
The smartwatch weighs 67 grams with the strap and 50 grams without the strap. has a circular bezel surrounding a 1.2 inch super AMOLED display with a 360×360 resolution, which is protected by Gorilla Glass 3. It is powered by a dual-core 1.0 GHz processor, 4 GB of storage and 768 MB RAM. The watch has 300 mAh battery, which the company claims can last about four days. It is water resistant up to 50 meters
The successor to the Gear Fit 2, the new Gear Fit 2 Pro comes with improved 50 meters (5ATM) water resistance capabilities. It also comes with a slightly larger Super AMOLED curved display of 1.5-inch, with a resolution of 216×432 pixels, and pixel density of 310ppi. Rest of the specifications of the Gear Fit2 Pro remain the same as its predecessor, the Gear Fit2.
It is powered by a dual-core chipset clocked at 1GHz, paired with 512MB of RAM. There is a 4GB of internal storage. With a 200mAh battery with up to 5 days of battery life with occasional use and 3 to 4 days with average use, connectivity options include Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi and GPS. On the software front, the fitness band runs on Tizen OS and is compatible with both Android & iOS Platforms. In terms of sensors, the Gear Fit2 Pro features a heart rate sensor, gyroscope, and barometer.