Samsung Launched Gear S3, A Tizen-Based Watch At Rs 28,500 That Works On iPhone Too
New Delhi: Samsung India has unveiled the latest iteration of its flagship under wearable category range named Samsung Gear S3, a Tizen-based watch on Tuesday in New Delhi.
Gear S3 marked with the price tag of Rs 28,500 with 1.3-inches of circular dial. The dial of Gear S3 has come up with a rotating bezel and a super AMOLED display with 278 pixels per inch.
The S3 was powered by the dual-core processors and has 4 GB of internal storage with 768 MB of RAM. The battery draws the power of 380 mAh that lasts for about 3 to 4 days on usage.
Manu Sharma, the vice president, Mobile Business, Samsung India said that they have continued to build on the heritage in the wearable category by offering diverse choices to enhance the unique lifestyle of the consumers with Gear S3.
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However, the S3 retains only the rostering bezel from its predecessor, Gear S2. The change in Gear S3 is with the bigger in size of the device as to accommodate more battery for longer use. It also comes with larger lug such that to allow the consumers to fix any regular strap to S3.
The S3 has come up with a microphone and a speaker facility such that allowing the users to take calls on the watch. Apart from which it has followed its predecessor with water and dust proof.
The Gear S3 has Internal Samsung server connectivity that means the users would still get notifications even if they go out for a jog and when the phone was at home.
The Gear S3 has Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and a barometer options that helps the hikes or treks with altitude and air pressure.
The S3 comes in two variants with no price difference. While the Gear S3 Classic comes with a leather strap, the Frontier comes with a silicone strap which is more rugged and a shock proofed edition.
The S3 has also come up with an added advantage of working with any iPhone version.
Samsung has also added new apps that include Uber, La Liga among others to the smart watch. The S3 was expected to go on sale from January 18, 2017.