Updated 10 Dec 2015

Samsung

Gear S

Snapshot: The Samsung Gear S smartwatch has a plastic band and weighs 66g. Does it have all the features you need?

Gear S
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Price guide

$499

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Key data

Model

Price guide
$499

Specifications

Weight (g)
66
LxWxD (mm)
58 x 40 x 13
Band
plastic
Width of band (mm)
24
Max/Min diameter of band (cm)
20 / 14.5
Shape of watch back
curved back side fits to wrist
Shape of screen
curved
Physical buttons
1
Security
PIN

Features

NFC
×
Accelerometer
Water resistant
Colour display
Touch display
Clock can always be displayed
USB plug
Restriction to particular smartphone type/brand
Read/Reply to text message
Yes/Yes
Phone call
Calendar
Social media
Fitness motivation
×
Music control
Mapping/navigation
Read/Write Email
Yes/Yes
Phone camera control
×
Alarm (Audio/Vibrate)
Yes/Yes
Integrated heart monitor
Sleep tracking
Step counter
Distance travelled
×