Screen shots of Samsung Galaxy Altius smartwatch leak
Samsung has not acknowledged that it is working on such a project for starters. On top of that, it looks like it is running its own operating system call AltiusOS. From the looks of things, the watch will have its own cellular connectivity based on the upper left indicator showing the mobile network of South Korean carrier SKT. The device will also be able to play music and at the very least, display emails and messages. The form factor clearly takes a queue from the Live Tiles seen in Windows Phone.
Even more confusing is that Altius is also thought to be the project name for the Samsung Galaxy S IV so we will just have to see what else emerges from the ether on this tidbit. However, based on what we see here, the Samsung Galaxy Altius will handle media, email and messaging as well as tell the time.
sources: Ruliweb and Techkiddy via Android Authority
Samsung Galaxy Altius smartwatch
2. o0Exia0o (Posts: 399; Member since: 01 Feb 2013)
I wonder if the SGS IV is going to have its on OS away from Android......
4. RORYREVOLUTION (Posts: 3033; Member since: 12 Jan 2010)
Considering the fact that the original Galaxy S and the Galaxy S3 all had android, I highly doubt that.
5. blackice214 (Posts: 163; Member since: 03 Jan 2013)
The market is to saturated for another OS.
6. Igneel (unregistered)
It must be android based -_- .. Knowing it's Samsung who manufactures it.
7. GALAXY-STORM (Posts: 328; Member since: 13 Oct 2012)
oh! is there going to be an wp8 version sgs4? btw whats that written in korean?
8. a961009 (Posts: 115; Member since: 04 Aug 2011)
The 2nd pic says welcome
The last pic says about how to use altius(?)os.
I am Korean kk
9. a961009 (Posts: 115; Member since: 04 Aug 2011)
aia/do/ruliweb/default/58/read ?bbsId=G003&articleId=1013182& itemId=10
Hey Phonearena check this out. There are more screenshots.
10. shuaibhere (Posts: 1581; Member since: 07 Jul 2012)
Galaxy is used only for android based samsung devices...so this one should be a android watch...may be altius is name of the skin...
11. mercorp (Posts: 972; Member since: 28 Jan 2012)
At least it will be bett er than an iwatch.