Samsung releases Gear S2 Classic Rose Gold and Platinum smartwatches
Apple Watch Edition line. Apple's first-gen wearable boasts a number of finishes clad in precious metals for prices well into the tens of thousands, and now Sammy wants a share of the spoils.First showcased at CES, the two new high-end options are somewhat akin to the
With the Classic Edition Gear S2, there's now an 18K Rose Gold version, as well as a Platinum edition. The bands of these variants offer similarly luxurious finishes, with ivory leather for the Rose Gold, or a black leather strap for the Platinum variant.
As aforementioned, the top-tier Gear S2 is only available in China for the time being. But if you do have a sizable wad of cash burning a hole in your pocket and are willing to plow it into a fancy wearable, the new Classic Editions of the Gear S2 should reach other major markets in the near future.
If you'd like to see more of the Gear S2 Classic in Rose Gold and Platinum, be sure to check out our hands-on coverage.