samsung's latest fitness wearables let users leave their smartphones at home
 
samsung's latest fitness wearables let users leave their smartphones at home
jun 03, 2016

samsung's latest fitness wearables let users leave their smartphones at home

samsung’s latest fitness wearables let users leave their smartphones at home
all images courtesy of samsung

 

 

 

samsung continues its expansion in the fitness wearable market with two fresh additions – ‘gear fit2’ and ‘gear iconX’. each is designed for fitness needs, and includes features such as precise tracking technology and a standalone music player to provide users with the optimal fitness experience.

 

video courtesy of samsung

 

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samsung’s ‘gear iconX’ in different colors

 

 

 

the ‘gear iconX’ are cord-free earbuds that can track fitness information and provide users with feedback on their running performance. with three different sizes they offer a lightweight, secure and comfortable fit and can be activated by simply placing the earbuds in the user’s ears. they also enable tracking of fitness data such as distance, speed, duration, heart rate and calories burned. 

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the charging case for the wireless earbuds

 

 

 

with basic a touch interface, they also include a voice guide that provides instant voice feedback on the user’s workout progress and provides a standalone music listening experience with 4GB of memory. ‘gear iconx’ connects via bluetooth where users can simply tap or swipe the earbuds to easily control the music.

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available in three different sizes for a secure fit

 

 

 

the ‘gear fit2’ includes an embedded GPS and a heart rate monitor that offer accurate and robust tracking and measurement, while providing feedback on the user’s workout. a AMOLED curved display provides a high-resolution touchscreen for easy monitoring for responding to notifications. the standalone music player enables users to actively workout without the need of a mobile device. 

 

video courtesy of samsung

 

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the samsung ‘gear fit2’

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the wearables in three colors

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with built-in GPS, the ‘gear fit2’ doesn’t require a smartphone 

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the curved AMOLED screen 

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the heart-rate monitor at the back

  • Another useless device by Samsung. Who wants to wear screen-less device? It would be cool to connect them with some kind of 3D Glasses. Or even better – plugged micro sim would be amazing so you could answer your phone during the run. Yup!

    AMJ

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