Samsung Unveils Gear S2: Round Smartwatch

Samsung finally realized the public preference by the intelligent round watch. The company officially presented this Monday, 31, Gear S2, which takes advantage of the format already consecrated by models such as Moto 360 and the LG Watch urbane.

For the disappointment of Android Wear enthusiasts, who recently received news that new appliances with the system would be compatible with the iPhone, the new Samsung watch uses the Tizen and, if the recent past is indicative of the future, it should be compatible only with the company’s appliances.

Korean introduced two versions of her device. The first is the normal S2 Gear, indicated on the left in the picture above; The other is Gear S2 Classic, right on the photo, the consumer who “prefers a more timeless watch design”. The first option comes in dark grey color with black or silver bracelet with white bracelet. The second option comes with a black finish with a leather bracelet of the same color.

The round screen of the Gear S2 counts with a diameter of 1.2 inch with resolution 360 X 360 (admitted that we do not know how to make this account in a round screen), 768 MB of RAM and NFC, probably already prepared for the arrival of the Samsung Pay.

The S2 gear looks diametrically different from the original gear S. The interface itself has been modified, including now a round iconography, something that has become a very strong brand of Apple Watch, its archrival.

According to news from, Samsung prepares a 3G version of the smartwatch, for those who would like to use it without needing to connect it to a smartphone in the pocket. However, the company should only give the full information, including prices and availability from next week, during the IFA 2015, which happens and Berlin.