Samsung Gear 2 gets timely update; S Health improved, new feature added
posted by Alan F. / Jun 17, 2014, 8:01 AM
You can even set up the watch to turn off notifications in the middle of the night, while you are dreaming about smartphones, tablets and wearables. While we don't have a changelist to provide you with the improvements made to S Health, we are told that there are some changes to improve the general stability of the watch.
source: SamMobile via AndroidCentral
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Samsung is definitely getting serious about customer care. I'm Galaxy Gear (1) owner for 6 months and I'm really really satisfied with Gear as well as with software. I knew the drawbacks before I bought the watches so no complain on my side... ps: My suggestions for improvement (ordered by importance)... 1) Autocontrast (light sensor) 2) Better battery (I use Gear 1 for 3 days with watches switched off during the night) 3) water resistant 4) scratch resistant ps2: I love Gear desing
posted on Jun 17, 2014, 9:02 AM 8
Sure if you're a Galaxy phone owner. But for everyone else who sees benefits in other more capable devices, the Gear wouldn't be a suitable choice especially at that laughable price point they tried to sell it at when it first came out. Pebble Steel all the way.
posted on Jun 17, 2014, 10:30 AM 1
Posts: 6776; Member since: Feb 10, 2012
Pebble steel cost almost as much as the gear, but does it have a camera, an ir blaster, an Amoled screen, a heart rate sensor, a pedometer? And you can use the new gears with any android phone, simply by side loading the app on your phone.
posted on Jun 17, 2014, 10:41 AM 7
Why would I want to make calls on a watch? That's what smartphones are for. If I can't pull out my phone to make a call then I either am in a spot where I'm unable to use my phone like at a meeting or I just don't need to make a call at all.
posted on Jun 17, 2014, 6:03 PM 0
Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012
Every time you feel threaten you have to say sometime illogical. Its your fear reacting. Because iWatch till now after 3 years of rumor is still a vaporware. I do hope iWatch get release soon as Apple is a good competitor. Make Samsung more competitive which benefit consumer like me.
posted on Jun 17, 2014, 6:37 PM 3
Posts: 3086; Member since: Feb 06, 2013
Mxy- a true apple fan and hardcore Sammy hater. I see biasness and not a true tech follower in your posts. Do u think the iwatch with $449 will be compatible with every smartphones? What's your point saying gear is only for galaxy?
posted on Jun 18, 2014, 1:21 AM 2
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