Samsung announces Galaxy Gear smartwatch with voice control and a 1.9-megapixel camera
Samsung has formally unveiled the Galaxy Gear smartwatch, which connects to Galaxy smartphone via Bluetooth At around the size of a regular watch, it has a 1.63-inch AMOLED touchscreen display, 1.9-megapixel ‘Memographer’ camera on the side of the device for capturing snaps with a tap and Bluetooth on board. As you might expect of a smartwatch, it provides much of the functionality of an Android device without needing to actually touch your phone.
The voice control will allow you to carry out all the usual functions like switching music on, making or receiving calls and sending messages, as well as operating apps.
The Galaxy Gear will be available worldwide from September 25 in six colors: However, at launch it will only work with select Samsung Galaxy smart phones
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