A smaller, more durable Gear smartwatch

Samsung Gear IconX 2nd Gen adds Bixby and boosts battery

The new Samsung Gear Sport is different from last year's Gear S3 smartwatch in that it adds 5 ATM water resistance for swimming.

Samsung (OTC:SSNNF, OTC:SSNLF) has new product announcements ahead of the official start of IFA 2017. Availability and pricing were not provided for the Gear Sport or the Gear IconX.

That gives you a 302ppi pixel density, which in short means the screen should be sharp and clear, as well as colorful thanks to Samsung's AMOLED screen technology.

The Portfolio of Samsung now has a brand new smartwatch and the goal of the smartwatch is justified by its title, the Gear Sport.

"Samsung's new Gear devices were created to help consumers get the most out of their day, and help them live a healthy and well-balanced life", the company noted in a press release. That said, it was a good watch - but it was way, way too big. Samsung also announced a new partnership with the Prado museum, as well as plans to acquire approximately 1,000 prominent art pieces that can be enjoyed in The Frame's Art Store in near future.

Under the partnership with Speedo, a global swimwear producer, the devices are also equipped with an application dubbed Speedo On, which analyzes users' activities during swimming.

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The watch operates on a Tizen OS, supports control of IoT-enabled devices via Samsung Cloud, Samsung Bixby, Samsung Pay, and remote-control functions for Power Pont and Samsung Gear VR.

As for the other features on the Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro, it also offers built-in Global Positioning System and heart rate monitoring, so you've got everything you need to leave your smartphone at home for the morning run. Gone are the days of rugged devices looking bulky and chunky (well, mostly) without offering high-end features. You'll find it for $199.99 at places like Amazon, Best Buy, B&H, and Samsung's own shop. It's got the same compatibility as the Gear Sport for Android and iOS devices and comes in black or red. Following six months of partnership, Samsung is now the global leader in connected auto technology, with more than 50 million cars on the road worldwide powered by HARMAN and Samsung technology. It runs on 768MB of RAM and offers 4GB of storage space.

First up, let's take a look at the Gear Sport.

Next up is the Gear Fit2 Pro, a GPS-packing fitness band.

Just last week, Samsung made a grab for the mobile productivity and creativity market by putting the Galaxy Note 8 in front of creators, makers, doers, and achievers. It'll get you four hours of talk time.

Top-of-the-line Heart Rate Monitoring: With improved accuracy, the devices offer advanced real-time heart rate monitoring... continuously monitor your heart activity.

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