When it comes to smartwatches, Samsung has had its foot on the gas pedal all through the last year. After launching the Galaxy Gear
last September, the company pushed out three more watches in April and another in July. And next month, we're going to get our first taste of the Gear S
. Confused? Let Gizmag lend a hand, as we compare all six Samsung Gear watches.
We reviewed Samsung's Gear 2 smartwatch
when it launched in April, but we skipped its sibling, the Gear 2 Neo. With only minor differences between the two, we figured the one review could speak for both watches. Well, Samsung's smartwatch platform has grown in the last four months, so let's see how things have changed as Gizmag (finally) reviews the Samsung Gear 2 Neo.
Smartwatches have yet to really
take off, but this holiday season is going to mark the biggest push we've seen from OEMs. Ahead of IFA 2014, Samsung and LG have already spilled the beans on their upcoming flagship watches. Read on, as Gizmag compares the features and specs of the Samsung Gear S
and LG G Watch R
Samsung just keeps hammering away at this smartwatch thing. Ahead of IFA 2014, the company today announced its sixth wrist-worn device in the last year. This time it's called the Gear S, and it's the first from Samsung to include 3G connectivity.
We’ve known for a while
now that Barnes & Noble was set to partner with Samsung to release a Nook branded version of its 7-inch Galaxy Tab 4
slate, but the company has tied things off nicely today, officially launching the tablet at an event in New York. The hardware here is familiar, but the company is branding the release as the first full-featured Android tablet optimized for readers.
The HTC One (M8)
and Samsung Galaxy Alpha
are notably different handsets. The former offers an expansive display, aluminium build and top-tier internals, while the latter opts for a style-first mentality. The two different approaches can make it difficult to discern which device packs the features that you want in a new smartphone. Read on, as Gizmag compares the features and specs of the two handsets.
Every time Samsung announces yet another plastic smartphone, throngs of fans scratch their heads and wonder why the company can't make something a bit more premium-feeling. With the new Galaxy Alpha
, Samsung finally delivered ... sort of
. Let's pit the partially
metal Galaxy Alpha against the aluminum iPhone 5s
, to see how their features and specs compare.
They might both be made by Samsung, but the Galaxy Alpha
and Galaxy S5
are notably different devices. While the S5 places an emphasis on high-end internals and an expansive 1080p display, the Alpha is more interested in being a stylish and (comparatively) compact handset with solid internals. Read on, as Gizmag compares the Samsung Galaxy S5 and Galaxy Alpha.
Samsung has announced its latest smartphone offering in the form of the Galaxy Alpha. The handset’s focus on a solid, stylish build at the expense of top-tier internals is something of a paradox – and represents a slight shift in focus for the company.
Android Wear-powered watches have made their way into the wild, but the wider public of consumers seems to have taken little notice. Join Gizmag, as we list five things that the Android Wear ecosystem could use a bit more of to really get the general public excited about the prospect of wearing Android on their wrists.