Samsung Electronics revealed its plans for 2017 during a press conference in the framework of the international exhibition of consumer electronics CES 2017. There Samsung has announced compatibility with iOS series of wearable devices: Gear S3 Gear S2, the Gear Fit2. Now users of iPhone (from iPhone 5 and above) running iOS 9.0 and above can use their smartphones in pale smart clock Samsung.
in order to create a, smartphone users need to install from the App Store app for Samsung Gear S devices Gear S2 Gear S3 or the Samsung Gear Fit Gear Fit2 App Store.
According to representatives of Samsung, the unexpected support previously incompatible devices was a step to meet the wishes of users.
the Set of available functions depends on the device. Users of the Samsung Gear S2 Gear S3 will be able to access the functions of notifications about calls and messages on a smart watch. In addition, the S Health you can track physical activity with the application of Baro-altimeter and Speedometer. The owners of the fitness bracelet Gear Fit2 will be able to automatically track the path while walking, running, Cycling, training on the elliptical trainer and the treadmill for rowing. There are also features heart rate measurement and sleep tracking.
Recall that the Samsung Gear S3 was presented to the Russian users in December last year. These smart watches have a high level of protection against water and dust according to IP68 standard, equipped with built-in GPS, altitude sensor, barometer and speedometer. The novelty is available in two versions: frontier Gear S3, which are characterized by high strength and is focused on active rest and travel, as well as model Gear S3 classic with an elegant design.
previously Submitted fitness bracelet Gear Fit2 also provides protection against water and dust IP68, has 4 GB of internal memory for user content and allows you to track physical activity: heart rate, calories burned, distance traveled and number of steps. The device is equipped with a color 1.5-inch AMOLED screen and weighs just 30 g.