Samsung Gear 360 (2017) goes on sale on May 25 for $229, or $49 with Galaxy S8/S8+ purchase

The sequel to the Gear 360 camera was silently introduced by Samsung during its Galaxy S8 reveal event back in March. In fact, the camera was simply showcased after the press conference, instead of being presented on stage along with the company’s flagships.

Also, at that time, Samsung did not reveal any details about price and availability of the Gear 360 (2017) camera. Today, the South Korean company announced its new camera would be available for purchase on May 25 for just $229.

Moreover, customers who buy a Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ between May 25 and …


Samsung Gear S3 software update brings bucketloads of new features for users in the US

The Tizen-powered Samsung Gear S3 is already available in the United States in both versions: frontier and classic. The smartwatch already offers a full array of great features, but Samsung is now rolling out a new update that brings more improvements to the Gear S3 in the US.

The changelog of the newest software update for the Samsung Gear S3 looks intimidating (in a good way). Aside from many of the new features, the update adds a couple of new Partner Apps will be available for download in Galaxy Apps Store.

Spotify, BMW Connected, Gear for Nest, Facer, …

Samsung Gear S3 Classic LTE coming to AT&T on May 26

AT&T is one of the major carriers in the United States that offers Samsung’s Gear S3 frontier and classic smartwatches. Starting May 26, another Samsung smartwatch will make its debut at AT&T, the LTE-enabled Gear S3 classic.

The cellular version of the Samsung Gear S3 classic will be available at AT&T with support for NumberSync, which allows users to access phone numbers on smartwatch regardless of the location of their smartphones.

Although AT&T confirmed the Samsung Gear S3 classic would be available for purchase beginning May 26, the …

Samsung Gear 360 price slashed in half, you can buy it for just $170 on Amazon

One of the coolest gadgets of 2016 was the Samsung Gear 360, a cute 360-degree camera with a round form and a fold-out tripod that worked with a smartphone, and Samsung’s Galaxy smartphones in particular.
It allowed users to capture 360 photographs and videos easily, and came with software that allowed basic editing and uploading of the clips to popular services like YouTube.
Nearly one year after its launch, the Gear 360 now sees its price slashed in half and you can get the camera for just $170, down from its original …

Deal: Samsung Gear S2 is nearly 50% off on Amazon, biggest discount to date

Although Samsung’s latest Tizen-powered smartwatch, the Gear S3 recently received a small price cut, it’s still quite expensive for those who couldn’t afford the wearable device in the first place.

The next valid option for customers who absolutely must own a Samsung smartwatch would be the Gear S2, which has been heavily discounted earlier this week.

Consumers in the United States can now purchase the Samsung Gear S2 for just $179.99 via Amazon, a 49% off of the full retail price. Also, free shipping is available within the US.

However, …

Deal: Samsung Gear Fit2 on sale for just $129 (28% off) on Amazon

The one-year-old Gear Fit2 fitness band has its priced reduced one more time at Amazon. Samsung’s wearable device is usually selling for $179.99, but the US retailer offers a much better price for a limited time.

Customers in the United States can now order the Samsung Gear Fit2 for just $129, a $50.99 price cut that should make the fitness band more appealing. Even though it’s not the first time the Gear Fit2 is subject to a promotional offer at Amazon, it’s one of the best deals that you can get.

The Gear Fit2 can track step count, calories burned, heart …

Samsung Gear S3 chart shows compatibility with Android, iOS and Samsung devices

The Gear S3 smartwatch recently suffered a permanent price cut in the United States, which suggests Samsung wants to boost its sales before Apple or any other major player in the market comes up with a new product.

To make things simpler for less tech-savvy customers, Samsung published a chart that shows the level of compatibility the Gear S3 smartwatches have with Android, iOS and Samsung devices.

As expected, Samsung recommends using the Gear S3 Classic and Frontier with any of its Android smartphones for full compatibility. However, those using Android …

Deal: Save 15% on Samsung Gear S3 Classic and Frontier, now just $299.99

The most recent Samsung smartwatches, the Gear S3 Classic and Frontier are available for purchase in the United States for a few months now. The more reason for the South Korean company to team up with local retailers to provide customers with appealing deals on the smartwatches.

One such deal is offered by Amazon, as the US retailer is selling the Gear S3 smartwatches for just $299.99. That’s a 15% discount or $50 off the suggested retail price.

Keep in mind that the deal is only available for the US version of the smartwatches. The international models …

Verizon delays Samsung Gear S3 Frontier smartwatch until the end of June

Verizon is the only carrier that hasn’t released the Samsung Gear S3 smartwatches. While it may have something to do with the fact that it operates on CDMA networks, carrier specific devices are ordered under the manufacturing specs provided by network operators, so this shouldn’t be a problem for Verizon.

Samsung Gear S3 Frontier should have been available for purchase at Verizon along with the Galaxy S8 and S8+ on April 21. However, the Big Red announced the smartwatch had been delayed without offering any other details on the decision.

Furthermore, both …

Deal: Samsung Gear S3 Frontier is $50 off at Amazon

It’s been almost six months since Samsung Gear S3 Frontier made its debut in the United States, but the smartwatch hasn’t been the subject of many deals yet. Even when briefly put on sale, Samsung’s smartwatch wasn’t discounted heavily.

If you did not have the chance to pick up the Gear S3 yet, then you’ll be happy to know that Amazon is now running a promotion on the smartwatch. As expected, it doesn’t offer a huge discount on the product, but at least you’ll be able to save $50 while at it.

Samsung Gear S3 Frontier is now available at Amazon for $299, …