- Samsung has even added a fall detection mode that will detect anytime, a user has a fall similar to the Apple Watch
- The watch also features a Hand Gesture Support that comes with the Samsung rotating dial
Samsung Galaxy has recently unveiled Galaxy Watch3 and Galaxy Buds at the Galaxy Unpacked 2020 online launch event. Galaxy Watch3 is a next generation smartwatch from the company bundled with lots of health and wellness features. On the other hand, the company has set an ergonomic design for Galaxy Buds paired with premium audio technologies.
It has also been reported that Galaxy Watch 3 has been built with premium materials like high quality leather, stainless steel, etc. The device also features rotating bezel from the previous watch models. Despite the larger display, Galaxy Watch3 is 14 percent thinner, 8 per cent smaller and 15 per cent lighter, compared to the Original Galaxy watch.
Features and specifications
One feature which had primarily come to notice is the Blood Oxygen (SpO2) feature. This can measure and track oxygen saturation over time. The Galaxy Watch 3 would also be home to the new Samsung Health Monitor app which would include blood pressure monitoring and electrocardiogram (ECG) readings in markets where these features have been authorized. The Watch3 also displays a new feature that detects falls, which identifies a potential fall and can send an SOS notification to chosen contacts.
The event had also witnessed the launch of Galaxy Buds Live. Unlike the traditional in-ear style, the latest wireless earbuds have a radical new design. Combining AKG’s sound expertise with a bigger, 12mm speaker compared to the Galaxy Buds+, along with a bass duct, audio has a better quality.
The earbuds have been priced at USD 169.99. On the other hand, the Galaxy Watch3 41 mm has been priced at USD 399, while the LTE variant is priced at USD 449