Samsung Gear Fit 2 Be Passes to Tizen, Comes with GPS Integrated and Better Resolution

It’s been two years since Samsung released its wristwatch with functions of smartwatch Gear Fit, which had a design attractive, comfortable and a curved screen that fits the contours of our doll, but now, after several rumors new arrival becomes official Gear Fit 2.

Gear Fit 2 maintains in essence that spirit’s activity monitor, since improvements that are around one new Tizen-based interface, graphics and information that shows every detail of our routine of exercises, in addition to new sensors that will give precision to this information at all times.

Screen size decreases, increases in resolution

The first thing that jumps at the sight of Gear Fit 2 is its curve Super AMOLED screen that reduces its size up to 1.53 inches, a reduction only shall be charged since it has been well resolved with an important increase in the resolution reaching the 432 x 216 pixels, which make the new interface based on Tizen to bring us new features, menus and graphics that are supported on the Samsung’s S Health platform.

Inside we find an Exynos dual core processor at 1 GHz, 512MB RAM and 4GB internal memory, the battery is 200mAh and promises a range of up to four days in average usage.

Of course we have everything you need to monitor our activity physical with a HRM’s barometer, more precisely, gyroscope, accelerometer sensor, and finally Built-in GPS that will give you a level independence to the bracelet, since you can use it without having our smartphone on hand.

It is compatible with Android devices starting with version 4.4, provided they have at least 1.5 GB in RAM, it has Bluetooth 4.2 and also new IP68 certification, that makes it resistant to dust, water and submersible up to a meter deep for 30 minutes.

With the addition of Tizen as primary operating system, Gear Fit 2 will have features that support our smartphone, where we can answer and make calls, view and reply to messages, we can add music and listen to it via Bluetooth thanks to its integrated player compatible with Spotify playlists.

Finally, its dimensions are 24.4 x 51.2 mm and a weight of 30 grams, as we see slightly increases your size, but according to samsung, this has been to increase the level of comfort and ergonomics.

Gear Fit 2, price and availability

The new Gear Fit 2 will be available in pink, blue and black colors, will go on sale next June 10 to priced at $179 in the United States and Korea, and is expected to in the next few days will announce their availability for other regions.