The brand produces smart watches since 2013, when submitted square Samsung Galaxy Gear. Over the past five years, we observed various variants of wrist products, and since then the manufacturer has presented a completely new series of devices.
Below we will tell you about the best smart watches from Samsung, which are available on the market right now, including those such as those who are loved by many Samsung Galaxy Watch, sports watch Galaxy Watch Active 2 and even series Gear.
We should also note that we have not yet managed to properly try out the newly announced Galaxy Fit series. We expect the device to appear on this list in the coming months.
Samsung Galaxy Watch
OS: Tizen OS | Compatibility: Android, iOS | Display: 1,2 or 1.3 inches, 360 x 360 Super AMOLED | Processor: Dual-core 1.15 GHz | Strap dimensions: 22mm or 20mm | Built-in memory: 4 GB | Autonomous time: 4 days by 46 mm / less by 42 mm | Charging method: Wireless | IP rating: 50m | Connection: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Galaxy Watch, undoubtedly The most well-designed smart watches from Samsung. The device comes in two versions that differ very different from each other. If you are looking for a clock more, then you should purchase a 46-millimeter version with a bright 1.3-inch display.
Then there is a 42-millimeter option. Both products are equipped with a rotating case, which makes it easy to choose all the functions offered by the device.
This is a function that you are unlikely to see in other smart watches, and it works so well on the Galaxy Watch, which is one of the most significant benefits of the device. In addition, there is Samsung Pay, GPS, Swim Tracking and much more.
Clocks can work as a fitness device, as well as premium clock. We checked a larger version of the clock, and found that with an average load, the battery keeps about four days.
If you are sure that you want to use the TIZEN software clock, Galaxy Watch is what you need.
- An impressive battery life.
- Excellent rotating housing.
- Annoying charger.
- BIXBY, virtual assistant, not the best.
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2
OS: TIZEN OS | Compatibility: Android, iOS | Display: 1.2 inches, 360 x 360 Super AMOLED | Processor: Dual-core 1.15 GHz | Strap size: 20 mm | Internal memory: 4 GB | Starting time: About 2 days | Charging method: Wireless | IP rating: 50m | Connection: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth.
Galaxy Watch Active 2, released six months after the predecessor, include several welcome functions that are missing in Galaxy Watch, for example, Digital rotating panel and version LTE. The clock, respectively, is more expensive.
This is still a thin option. It is perfect for fitness lovers who need all the functions of full-fledged smart watches. The device is equipped with a 1.2-inch display with a resolution of 360 x 360, which may seem small, but we found that it is quite convenient for interaction. He read perfectly - the applications looked great.
The clock is equipped with a pulsometer, can automatically track workouts, possess GPS, as well as memory, which allows you to download music to the clock and listen to songs with the help of Bluetooth headphones. If you do not want to do it manually, you can use the Spotify application on Tizen.
Despite the fact that the price has increased, Active 2 is still more accessible than the most expensive smart watches on the market. If you need a small variant that is suitable for both training and everyday wearing, Galaxy Watch Active is a great choice.
- High-quality design.
- Digital Case.
- 44 mm and LTE version are now available.
- Raising prices brings clock to Apple Watch.
- Functions are still limited compared to iOS.
Samsung Gear Sport
OS: TIZEN OS | Compatibility: Android, iOS | Display: 1.2 inches, 360 x 360 Super AMOLED | Processor: Dual-core 1 GHz | Strap dimensions: 22 mm | Built-in memory: 4 GB | Charging method: Wireless | IP rating: 50m | Connection: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
On Paper Samsung Gear Sport They seem not so strong as Galaxy Watch, but if you compare two models, then notice a lot of differences.
In the Gear Sport, the company eliminated many problems, and this is an excellent option, especially considering how low the price is the price for Gear Sport.
Much of what you get from the new generation of devices is here, along with the latest TIZEN software, so you have access to all applications that you use on Samsung Galaxy Watch.
The screen on the clock is large and convenient for navigation. Watch can track your location when running, you can also download music and listen to songs through Bluetooth headphones.
If there is a disadvantage, this is what the overall design is not realized so clearly. This is still a beautiful watch that you may want to wear on your wrist if you are looking for a device with high technical characteristics, but do not want to spend a lot of money.
- Elegant design.
- Effective software.
- Limited Tracking Exercises.
- GPS can be wrong.
SAMSUNG GEAR S3
OS: TIZEN OS | Compatibility: Android, iOS | Display: 1.3 inches, 360 x 360 Super AMOLED | Processor: Dual-core 1 GHz | Strap dimensions: 22 mm | Built-in memory: 4 GB | Charging method: Wireless | IP rating: 50m | Connection: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Gear S3 not far away from Gear Sport, but in Compared hours look older, and they are much more difficult to recommend any consumer.
If you can find Gear S3 for a much smaller price than Gear Sport, it is possible to purchase them.
However, it's still better to pay a little more and get a Galaxy Watch or Gear Sport.
- Animated always on display.
- Intuitive interface.
- They look very big on the wrist.
- Relatively old.
You may still be able to find Samsung Gear S2 or even original Gears, but we don't recommend buying them in 2020. It's best to pay attention to the options above, as older devices are unlikely to be updated in the future and may become obsolete very soon.
Unless you find an absolutely incredible price, we think it's worth spending more on the above products, or consider watches that don't have the Tizen software installed.