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Samsung to Release Android Wear Smartwatch This Year

Samsung to Release Android Wear Smartwatch This Year

Posted April 16, 2014 at 4:24pm by iClarified · 9059 views
Samsung is planning to release yet another smartwatch this year; however, this one will run Android Wear, reports The Verge.

Samsung's first attempt at putting together an advanced smartwatch based on Android, the Galaxy Gear, met with a very rough reception at the tail end of last year, and the company quickly switched to its own Tizen software for the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo. In emailed comments to The Verge, Samsung has confirmed Yoon's timeline of a 2014 release for its new smartwatch and clarified that it will indeed be using Android Wear. Together with the Gear Fit, which runs its own custom software, Samsung will soon be supporting three different operating systems for its wearable devices.

Google announced Android Wear back in March. A Developer Preview of Android Wear is already available, you can learn more about it here.

Motorola was the first to debut a watch powered by Android Wear. The Moto 360 has an iconic design, featuring a round face and premium materials. Check it out here.

We'll let you know when more details about Samsung's new smartwatch are revealed. Please follow iClarified on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, or RSS for updates.

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King Rollo
King Rollo - April 21, 2014 at 5:29am
Who cares.. It's 2014.. No one wears a watch except for fashion and these look bad..
Fukjohn Rah
Fukjohn Rah - April 17, 2014 at 2:47pm
It does thing it does, what's the point? Not mad, just asking.
@6italia0 - April 17, 2014 at 1:53am
Samsung users will never own the latest and greatest, always releasing another S something literally every week or two
Great! - April 16, 2014 at 11:40pm
Samsung can't even support 1 operating system properly, they want to support 3?! Talk about being stupid...I think it's contagious by the sound of their supporters here.
Fukran John
Fukran John - April 16, 2014 at 4:46pm
Samsung, I admire your open mentality of announcing upcoming devices and projects. It's really harmful when you have copycats all around (you know what I mean right ? ) now they would just copy and take patent for it. They even have patent for how their employees (and some iSheeps here ) should fart and that's called iFart.
Fukjohn Rah
Fukjohn Rah - April 16, 2014 at 5:14pm
You'll praise at any crap they make even if it's rushed with no creativity because they were tired of apple making things first compared to these wannabes. What else do they do for a spare time rushing this 80s looking crap? They can't do shit without apple making it first. Explain samshits last success. Technically this copying crap is just another myth to support your fan club and samsheeps will do a shit to protect it. What kind of creativity does this puny gadget serve? Whatever features phones came with, why wear shit that comes from phones, it's buying the same gaylaxy over and over like phones for example. Fyi your patent proves you brain farted predicting that shit that goes in your herds' lame brain. Keep at it.
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