The Samsung Gear S3 is now available in the Indian market. The Gear S3 is on a roll worldwide and promises to be a huge success for Samsung. The smartwatch stands out for its wireless charging abilities.
The Samsung Gear S3 uses the wearable platform based on Tizen. This third generation smartwatch comes with IP68 water resistance. It also offers battery backup up to a whopping four days.
The Samsung Gear S3 also gets in-built speakers and an app store. There are several apps that can be accessed easily likewise. There is also GPS built into the device.
Other Features of the Smartwatch
Tech 2 reports that two variants of the device are available in the market. These are the Gear S3 Classic and Gear S3 Frontier. There is also a Circular 1.3 inch Super AMOLED display unit on offer.
The device also gets 360×360 resolution with pixel density of 278 ppi. Corning Gorilla Glass SR+ is also used for the device. The smartwatch also comes with a 1 GHz dual core processor.
Other features include 4 GB of internal storage and 768 MB of RAM. Wi-Fi and Bluetooth are also available for the smartwatch. Samsung feels that the Gear S3 will offer multiple choices that complement customer lifestyles.
The Gear S3 also stands out for its elegant and timeless design. The device is priced at INR 28,500 (US $417) in the Indian market. It will be available from the 18th of January, 2017.
Gadgets 360 also reports that the Frontier model showcases a tough and rugged design. It also comes with the MIL-STD-810G rating. The Classic variant looks more refined and sleek.
Both these smartwatches come with premium 316L steel cases. The company is also highlighting the rotating bezel. This makes it even easier for users to accept calls or even snooze alarms.
Users do not even have to touch the smartwatch display for these purposes. The Frontier version also gets a cellular radio chip. This enables seamless connections to high speed 4G networks.
What Makes The Watch Stand Out?
The watch is not required to be linked always to a smartphone. It can make calls or access the internet on its own. This is one feature that even the Apple Watch Series 2 misses out on.
The device also gets a button for SOS alerts. These alerts can easily be dispatched to friends, family members and other loved ones. The device is likely to be a big hit globally.