The next generation of gadgets, smartwatches is quickly approaching and electronic powerhouse Samsung will be releasing its first model this month. Days before the release, Venture Beat was able to acquire photos and specs of the device. Find out what we can expect we from the Samsung Galaxy below.
to reveal its Galaxy Gear Smartwatch on Wednesday but Venture Beat was able to get details about the upcoming timepiece prior to its release. The device doubles as a digital assistance as well as a health accessory. Described as being lightweight yet bulky the smartwatch sports a 3-inch display along with built-in speakers and a 4-megapixel camera.
It is expected that the device will be marketed as a health accessory and from the sneak peak it was revealed that it will be loaded with health apps, such as a heart-rate, calorie monitors and a pedometer. Besides the health functions, users will be able to take and categorize pictures of food.
As a smartphone companion there are a couple of functions you would expect to come with the Galaxy Gear. The promo video reveled social media features, a functional call log and internet access via Wifi. Additionally the smartwatch will support Samsung S Voice commands.
Does the leaked info peak your interest for the Samsung Galaxy Gear? The watch will be revealed by Samsung on Wednesday.