Samsung’s New LTE Galaxy Watch Focuses On Fitness

Samsung’s New LTE Galaxy Watch Focuses On Fitness

In a jab at Apple, Samsung executives also frequently emphasize that their phones have standard headphone jacks, which newer iPhones no longer do. While, on paper, the Note 9's dual 12MP camera sounds identical to that on last year's model, Samsung claims that the new horizontally-aligned sensors are "more intelligent" than before, with its AI-fuelled camera app now letting you know when an image is flawed; if someone has blinked, for example.

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd launched the Galaxy Note 9 "phablet" in NY on Thursday, promising better battery life and quick cooling to attract gamers and revive flagging sales.

The Galaxy Watch will be available starting in the USA on August 24 and in additional select markets on September 14, the company announced at its Galaxy Note 9 launch event.

Fortnite was finally announced for Android today, but as an exclusive to Samsung Galaxy devices for the time being. These prices are for the Bluetooth variants of these sizes, with LTE / 4G variants costing more and coming a little later in the year. Samsung has been conservative on battery improvements ever since its Note 7 phone in 2016 developed a tendency to ignite, prompting an expensive recall and delivering a hit to the company's reputation.

Galaxy Watch's LTE connectivity is available across over 30 carriers and more than 15 countries. This is a phone where you really don't have to make any sacrifices. The Galaxy Watch will be available in Silver, Midnight Black and Rose Gold colours. That's not quite as friendly to petite wrists as the 38mm Apple Watch, but the Galaxy Watch's round face could make it look more like an oversized timepiece and less like a smartphone on your wrist.

Nintendo Switch Online Launches in the Second Half of September, Nintendo Announces
This is great for people who want to retrieve their data if they lose, break or purchase an additional Nintendo Switch system. Expect to hear more about Nintendo Switch Online soon in the coming weeks, probably first at Gamescom which is 15 days away.

Watch Several Dave Grohls 'Play' A 23-Minute Rock Song
Dave Grohl has officially unleashed his first ever solo track, and of course it's a 23-minute multi-instrumental odyssey. Play will be released on limited edition vinyl on September 28 and is now available for pre-order .

'Crazy Rich Asians' Already Has 100 Percent Score On Rotten Tomatoes
Months after wrapping " Crazy Rich Asians " the movie's sprawling ensemble cast still stays close through the magic of technology.

It's worth pointing out that Samsung says Internet Explorer 11 and older do not support live stream playback, and that if you're watching on a mobile device you'll need to have the latest version of either Chrome or YouTube installed. Where the models differ is that the LTE/4G Galaxy Watch has more RAM (1.5GB), compared to the Bluetooth models' 768MB.

Samsung is pushing this watch's health features, which go beyond simple activity-tracking (though it does that, too).

In other new features, the Galaxy Watch now features Bixby, Samsung's AI voice assistant, which replaces S Voice on the new smartwatch. I didn't get chance to try out Bixby on the Galaxy Watch during our brief hands-on session though, so I will withhold judgement until I can test it out properly.

Note 9 with Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display houses 4000mAh battery - 21 per cent bigger that Note 8 - that is paired with fast-charging technology compatible with both wired and wireless charging.

In terms of OS, the Galaxy Watch retains Tizen, now in its 4.0 incarnation.

Related News:

  • Firefighters battle a rare 'firenado' at plastics factory in the UK

    Firefighters battle a rare 'firenado' at plastics factory in the UK

    A blaze turned into a tornado-like whirl as firefighters worked to extinguish a fire at a plastics factory in Derbyshire, England. Now firefighters have released footage of the blaze and the mesmerising firenado, which reached a height of over 50ft.
    Kurt Zouma to Everton on loan 'almost done' says Marco Silva

    Kurt Zouma to Everton on loan 'almost done' says Marco Silva

    Manchester United's eagerness to sign a centre-back this summer has been all too well known. Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma appears to be closing in on a loan switch to Everton .
    Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp still expects players to leave

    Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp still expects players to leave

    We want to be champions of England, but what about [Manchester] United and the other clubs? We were in finals. Do we go to finals again? "I have not seen him [again] so far so we will see about his availability".
  • Overwatch Summer Games Event Adding New Legendary Skins

    Overwatch Summer Games Event Adding New Legendary Skins

    As expected the games will bring about a bunch of new skins that players will be able to win via the game's loot boxes. You can look over the notes through the Overwatch website .

    Kylie Jenner hosts Friends & Family for her 21st Birthday

    The Lip Kit owner and latest Forbes cover star has hopped on Instagram to share two stunning photos of her and her little cutie. Kylie Jenner has just turned 21, and the reality-star-turned-makeup-mogul celebrated her big day with a big Hollywood bash.
    Hilarious reason new Winnie the Pooh film is banned in China

    Hilarious reason new Winnie the Pooh film is banned in China

    And despite being released around the world, fans of Winnie the Pooh living in China will not be able to enjoy watching the film.
  • Dez Bryant tweets he will visit Cleveland Browns

    Dez Bryant tweets he will visit Cleveland Browns

    The wide receiver was released by the Cowboys in April after catching 69 passes for 838 yards and six touchdowns in 2017. As for Bryant , the veteran emerged after Dorsey's comments to tweet: "I'm going to play. just whenever I get ready".

    "Samsung Unveils its Latest 6.4" Galaxy Note 9 Flagship Smartphone

    Other perks include new watch faces, Bixby Voice on the wrist, and water-resistance nearly as good as the Gear Sport . It has wireless charging, IP68 water and dust resistance, a headphone jack.no notch, a great stylus, and so much more.

    MIna: I want to win things at Everton

    Bernard, a 25-year-old capped 14 times by Brazil, was a free agent after his contract with Shakhtar Donetsk expired. I have spoken a lot to the coach and I know his passion for Everton and determination to be successful.
  • Kanye West defends his support for Trump: 'Liberals can't bully me'

    Kanye West defends his support for Trump: 'Liberals can't bully me'

    Is that something you would do, if President Trump asked you to do that? "I'm into designing", said West with a wry smile. The hip-hop star has previously called Trump "my brother" and said they shared the same " dragon energy ".
    Afghan officials: Taliban attack eastern provincial capital Ghazni

    Afghan officials: Taliban attack eastern provincial capital Ghazni

    The attack followed a similar assault on Farah in May, when fighters came close to overrunning the city in western Afghanistan . Mashal said there were more than 100 other casualties but he could not give a breakdown of the dead and wounded.
    How WhatsApp Messages Can Be Manipulated By Hackers - Checkpoint

    How WhatsApp Messages Can Be Manipulated By Hackers - Checkpoint

    The major reasons for the same are the popularity of the platform and the convenience it provides to forward messages to groups. The company said in a statement that the limit for forwarded messages has been restricted to five.


Most liked

Ex-Tour de France victor Ullrich held over prostitute assault
Now in custody, Ullrich, 44, was "under the influence of alcohol and drugs" during his arrest, said prosecutor Nadja Niesent. Former Tour de France victor Jan Ullrich has been arrested for allegedly assaulting a prostitute in Frankfurt, police say.

Gal Gadot Joins Voice Cast of Ralph Breaks the Internet
Reilly as Ralph , and Sarah Silverman as Vanellope, Ralph Breaks the Internet opens in US theaters on November 21, 2018 . Gadot also posted a short video of her character, Shank, as she encounters Ralph and Vanellope during the movie.

Germany says games with Nazi symbols can get "artistic" exception to ban
Now video games will be given the same treatment as movies: As works of art, they will be exempt from the ban on swastikas. Screen shots taken from Censored Gaming YouTube video.

Samsung to invest billions in artificial intelligence and 5G
That sum is 6% greater than the investment made by the South Korean conglomerate over the past three years, according to Reuters . Samsung said it will also bolster its mainstay chip business, which is already the major source of profit for the company.

Danny Ings' Southampton loan to net Reds £20m
Turned down by the club for being too small at the age of 10, the 26-year-old striker is now finally a Saints player after going via AFC Bournemouth , Burnley and Liverpool .

Sony Pushing For "Venom" To Have PG-13 Rating
Like a " turd in the wind ", Venom is slowly but surely rolling towards us for it's October release. Black Cat and Silver Sable are going their separate ways.

People Getting Plastic Surgery To Look Like Their Snapchat Filters, Says Report
It's these factors that may actually lead you to be unhappy with your regular appearance, the researchers say. BDD affects up to 2.4 percent of the population.

Australia's most populous state entirely in drought
Southern Australia has experienced near-record levels of dry weather; rainfall has been 57mm below average for the time of year. The government would have been better off subsidising professional shooters to reduce kangaroo numbers more humanely, he said.

'Lock your doors': At least four dead in Canada shooting
About five minutes later, he could hear similar noises near his home. "Doors are locked and everybody's inside", he said. Fredericton is the capital of New Brunswick, a province on the eastern side of the country and above ME in the USA.

Farmers in Australia get greater powers to kill kangaroos amid drought
The government would have been better off subsidising professional shooters to reduce kangaroo numbers more humanely, he said. Australia's prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has unveiled a package of measures to assist farmers coping with the conditions.

No Joke: Tsitsipas upsets Djokovic to reach Rogers Cup quarter-finals
Top-ranked Rafael Nadal beat Swizterland's Stan Wawrinka 7-5, 7-6 (4) in a night match delayed by rain late in the first set. In the other quarterfinal, Karen Khachanov of Russian Federation will play Robin Haase of the Netherlands.

Man missing and 750 evacuated from campsites as floods hit southern France
The Gard government said four German children were taken to hospital on Thursday suffering from hypothermia in Bagnols-sur-Cèze. UK Met Office meteorologist Marco Petagna said almost 3in of rain fell over the area in 24 hours.

Australia holds key rate as prospect of hikes remains distant
Markets aren't pricing in a rate increase for at least another year, according to bets by swaps traders. Keep in mind that this was the first month in which the United States imposed tariffs on China imports .

Russian Federation hits back at 'unacceptable' sanctions as rouble tumbles
Interested in Russia? Add Russia as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Russia news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Zakharova described the new sanctions as an "unfriendly act" and accused the us of trying to " demonize " Russian Federation .

Courtney Smith's lawyer: My client has never been contacted by Ohio State
Meyer initially denied that he knew anything about the 2015 accusation before issuing a statement Friday that reversed course . Leveridge also said that Smith "received absolutely no compensation" for granting interviews to reporters.