Samsung Galaxy Watch – Is it worth the money?

More and more people decide to let the classic watch aside and pick the new smartwatches. This is good as it combines the style but also can offer many more features. These features help in everyday life and make it easier.

Samsung released the new Samsung Galaxy Watch in August 2018. From then, it is best-seller all over the world in the category of smartwatches.

The Samsung watches generally they have been known for their endurance and for good performance that provides to the holder. But is this smartwatch continuing this legacy? We will find out together.

Like any product, product in the market before you buy you have to make research. I think it is essential for you to read the pros and cons so you will understand if the watch is ideal for you.

Pros

First of all, the size and weight are in an ideal ratio. This watches not too big and also not too heavy. This watch an excellent smartwatch to keep your wrist relaxed and avoid the strain. This watch available in 2 sizes and 3 colors.

Samsung Galaxy Watch comes to a touchscreen and a very useful rotating bezel an innovation that Samsung is using to every smartwatch that produces. Browsing to the menu and configuration the watch was never easier.

Corning Gorilla Glass DX+ provides military-grade durability and an unscratchable screen.

Also, one good feature is the talking from the watch to the received calls. This is achieved by the Bluetooth connection. Also, it contains GPS tracking and water resistance.

Samsung Galaxy Watch comes one of the biggest batteries that smartwatches contain and you can configurable it so you can achieve the maximum power savings. Also, it supports wireless charging.

Samsung Galaxy Watch supports Samsung Pay and more specifically Tap to Pay technology.

The watch contains Samsung Health that helps you to track your daily activities and give you statistics of your health and help you relieve from anxiety. With sleep cycle tracking, reminders to keep moving, calorie tracking, guided meditation, and breathing exercises stress can be reduced significantly.

Very good design.

Cons

When you raise the hand to check a notification you have to wait around 2 seconds for an animation. This is a Samsung feature that at the start it is nice. But in everyday life and especially if you have many notifications you have to wait.

You have the option to make the watch tickling when you raise your hand to check the time. The majority of people find it disturbing.

Many apps are not already downloaded and you have to download yourself. Such apps are timer and stopwatch. There are a few apps to download.

Samsung health is more of a casual tracker and the battery life could be very low when you use it with advanced features.

Specification

Processor: Samsung Exynos 9110 1.15GHz dual-core/li>

Display: 1.3 inch (1.2 inch for 42mm models) 360×360 pixels resolution Super AMOLED, Gorilla Glass DX+

Operating system: Tizen OS 4.0

RAM: 768MB (1.5GB for LTE model)

Storage: 4 GB internal storage

Wireless technology: NFC, 802.11 b/g/n WiFi, Bluetooth 4.2, and GPS/Glonass. LTE is available on select models too.

Sensors: Accelerometer, barometer, gyro, heart rate, ambient light

Other features: IP68 and 5 ATM dust and water resistant, MIL-STD-810G rated, integrated microphone and speaker

Battery: 472 mAh battery with wireless charging dock (270 mAh on 42mm model)

Dimensions: 46 x 49 x 13 mm and 63 grams (46mm model) and 41.9 x 45.7 x 12.7 mm and 49 grams (42mm models)

Conclusion

Samsung Galaxy Watch is one of the best-sellers all around the world. This fact is not random as the stylish design and many functions make it very appealing to everyone.

It can be worn by a student, a worker, a businessman to organize your life. This watches exceptional for daily use and can be worn also in more formal occasions.

Samsung Galaxy Watch is a really well-made and excellent wearable!

Not satisfied with Samsung Galaxy Watch? Try the Samsung Gear S3 Frontier.

Another good option is from the Xiaomi. More economic and very competitive Xiaomi AmazFit 2 is for sure a really wise choice.

I hope I was helpful. With much respect.

Stavros,

Founder Of “Watch & Ready”

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