Samsung Kicks Off Sales of High-End Smartwatches
Samsung today commenced the global rollout of the Gear S2 Classic New Edition, which comes in either 18K rose gold or platinum. Samsung said its gold smartwatch is plated, not solid, and the company not yet announced final pricing for either. The rose gold model ships with a white leather band, while the platinum version ships with a black leather band. More bands will be made available over time. The watches run Samsung's Tizen operating system and feature a rotating bezel to control the user interface. The Gears S2 Classic New Edition reaches China first, and will expand to other markets over time. Samsung hasn't said when the refreshed watches will reach the U.S.
Samsung's Gold and Platinum Smartwatches Go On Sale Feb. 12
Feb 11, 2016
Samsung said the Rose Gold and Platinum variants of its Gear S2 Classic smartwatch go on sale February 12. The Rose Gold version comes with a white leather band, while the Platinum comes with a black leather band.
Samsung's Gear S2 Runs Tizen and Can Make Calls
Sep 1, 2015
Samsung's latest wearable features a circular shape, rotating bezel, and the ability to make phone calls independent from a smartphone. The device comes in two basic models: the Gear S2 has a simpler, more modern look, while the Gear S2 Classic has a more traditional appearance.
Samsung's Gear S2 and S2 Classic Go On Sale Oct. 2
Sep 30, 2015
Samsung today said its latest set of smartwatches, the Gear S2 and Gear S2 Classic (pictured), will reach U.S. stores on Friday, Oct.
Samsung's Gear Sport Is a Dedicated Fitness Smartwatch
Aug 30, 2017
Samsung today introduced the Gear Sport smartwatch. The watch includes a 1.2-inch OLED display and measures 42.9mm, which Samsung says should fit most people well.