Well, folks, it has happened! After making its debut on the Gear Sport, Tizen 3.0 is finally arriving on the Gear S3. Today, Samsung officially announced that the latest version of its proprietary OS for wearables is available through a new “Value Pack” update.
Samsung may be best known for its Galaxy smartphones, but its smartwatches are no less worthy of attention. Whether you’re an active individual in need of a fitness companion or a tech-savvy person who finds classic watches lacking in function, chances are the company’s Gear lineup has something that just might suit you. Something like the Samsung Gear Sport, for instance. It is the latest member in the series, and I spent a couple of weeks in its company to find out whether it is worth the $300 asking price. Let’s dive in.
In the box:
Samsung Gear Sport smartwatchCharging cradleWall …
Are you looking to buy a new high-end smartphone made by
Samsung? If you are, Best Buy has a nice deal for you, assuming you want to
get your new device on Verizon, AT&T, or Sprint.
For a limited period of time, Best Buy is offering a free
Samsung Gear 360 VR Camera (2017) to all customers who are purchasing a Galaxy
Note 8, Galaxy S8, or Galaxy S8+ with a monthly installment plan on any of the
three carriers mentioned above. The VR Camera is automatically added to your cart when ordering an eligible phone. T-Mobile customers can’t take advantage of this
deal, as Best Buy does …
If you plan to buy a high-end Samsung smartphone, there are plenty of offers that you can take advantage of, not to mention that you’ll most certainly be getting better deals on Black Friday if you wait until the end of the month.
Samsung is now running a promotion that would allow customers who purchase one of its 2017 flagships to get some free stuff in the process. The deal is only available in the United States via Samsung’s online store.
While the South Korean company does mention that this is a limited time offer, it doesn’t say when it will end. In …
Samsung’s Gear Sport went on pre-order in the United States about two weeks ago. Now, the smartwatch is available for purchase on Amazon for $299.99, the same price that customers paid if they placed a pre-order.
However, the smartwatch doesn’t come with any freebies in tow, whereas if you would have pre-ordered the Gear Sport you would have received 6 months of Spotify Premium service for free. Well, at least you get to choose between two colors: Blue and Black.
The Gear Sport is a step up from the previous Samsung smartwatches in the fact that it’s water-resistant …
Samsung Gear Sport is already available for pre-order in the United States, but that’s not the only good thing about the smartwatch. It appears that Samsung if offers some freebies to those who pre-order its wearable device.
First off, it’s worth mentioning the Gear Sport is the first smartwatch to run Tizen 3.0 OS. In the United States, the smartwatch is available for pre-order for $300 or $50 per month with Samsung Financing (no interest if paid in full within 6 months).
However, for a limited time, those who pre-order the Samsung Gear Sport will also receive …
The wireless Samsung Gear IconX earbuds do more than just allow you to listen to content in private. Today, Samsung released a video tutorial for the device that shows you how to pair the earbuds to your Galaxy handset (in this case, the Galaxy Note 8). It’s a simple matter of opening the Samsung Gear app, selecting the Gear IconX picture, agreeing to the terms and conditions, and tapping on “Finish.”
The earbuds also can carry up to 1,000 tunes for playback during those times when the device isn’t paired to a phone. As seen on the video, transferring music from the phone to the Gear IconX …