Samsung Gear S smartwatch has a huge curved screen and its own cellular service
Samsung Gear S smartwatch has a huge curved screen and its own cellular service
2:08

Samsung Gear S smartwatch has a huge curved screen and its own cellular service

Smartwatches
[MUSIC] Hey, I'm Scott Stein, and I have on my wrist what, a Samsung smart watch. This is the Samsung Gear S. Now, if you're keeping score, this is yet another smart watch. It's actually the sixth in their line. But everyone is a little different. And this has a curved two inch AMOLED display, 360 by 480, the biggest. And widest smart watch that we've seen from Samsung, and it's running Tizen so this actually goes back to running with the Gear 2 and the Gear 2 Neo ran, which is Samsung's own app collection. There are gonna be 1,000 apps available by the time the Gear. Launches. And one more special, and probably the biggest thing, this has it's own SIM card. And it has WiFi so that, sure, you're paring this to your phone, and that still means Samsung phone's running Android 4.3 just like the other gears. But it will allow you to get notifications and connect online for messages, whether you're connected to WiFi or, again, with it's own data plan. Now, details on that aren't yet available. Now it has a removable strap here. It's, this one's a rubbery you know, comfortable, but definitely wide, hyper-stylized type of a feel. and it has a heart-rate monitor. IP67 for water resistance. Just like the Gear 2, and the Gear 2 Neo. And the watches can actually go into a low power mode, much like you saw in the Android wear gear live. And there's more. There's a battery charger here that actually has its own battery pack. So now when you plug this in to charge, you can fully charge this too and give it an extra boost. So you can pop that in on the go to give it a little more juice. Expected maybe about two days of battery life, but that really remains to be seen. But you can see here that is a bright vivid screen. With a lot of functions a lot of apps. And S voice but similar types of functions that you would find on the Gear 2 Neo. This also has Nike plus support. So you can use this as a Nike Plus fitness device. That app is included here. And boom you can use it to run and connect to Nike Plus on the go. This is definitely the premium end of Samsung's smart watch spectrum the Samsung Gear S. I'm Scott Stein at CNET, with the Samsung Gear S, here in New York. [MUSIC]

Up Next

Scuba Diving With the Apple Watch Ultra
scuba-thumb-3

Up Next

Scuba Diving With the Apple Watch Ultra

Apple Watch Series 8: What the New Temperature Sensor Can and Can't Do
221026-site-apple-watch-8-in-depth-body-temperature-hands-on-2

Apple Watch Series 8: What the New Temperature Sensor Can and Can't Do

Comparing Apple Watch Ultra to the Series 8
vscnetthumb-applewatches

Comparing Apple Watch Ultra to the Series 8

Comparing the Pixel Watch to Samsung Galaxy Watch 5
galaxypixelthumb

Comparing the Pixel Watch to Samsung Galaxy Watch 5

Pixel Watch Review: Google's Answer to the Apple Watch
topic-ddmmyy-land-copy-01-00-00-06-13-still002.png

Pixel Watch Review: Google's Answer to the Apple Watch

Pixel Watch Is Just the Start for Fitbit on Wear OS, Says Google's Wearables Chief
google-interview-park2

Pixel Watch Is Just the Start for Fitbit on Wear OS, Says Google's Wearables Chief

Hands-On With the New Google Pixel Watch
pixelwatch

Hands-On With the New Google Pixel Watch

Google Unveils its First Smartwatch, the Pixel Watch
pixelwatchdesign2

Google Unveils its First Smartwatch, the Pixel Watch

Fitbit Sense 2 First Look: New Software Makes a Difference
fitbit-aroll-00-00-46-14-still001

Fitbit Sense 2 First Look: New Software Makes a Difference

Tech Shows

The Apple Core
apple-core-w

The Apple Core

Alphabet City
alphabet-city-w

Alphabet City

CNET Top 5
cnet-top-5-w

CNET Top 5

The Daily Charge
dc-site-1color-logo.png

The Daily Charge

What the Future
what-the-future-w

What the Future

Tech Today
tech-today-w

Tech Today

Latest News All latest news

Watch Elon Musk's SEMI Event in 9 Minutes
tesla-sb-v1-00-00-02-01-still001.png

Watch Elon Musk's SEMI Event in 9 Minutes

Fun Amazon Finds Under $100 for December 2022
p1050770-00-13-52-12-still004

Fun Amazon Finds Under $100 for December 2022

Neuralink Is Trying To Reanimate Body Parts
neuralink2022-explainer-v1

Neuralink Is Trying To Reanimate Body Parts

Watch Everything Revealed at Neuralink's 2022 Show and Tell Event
thumb1

Watch Everything Revealed at Neuralink's 2022 Show and Tell Event

Elon Musk Shows Latest Neuralink Demo of Monkey Typing with its Mind
neuralmonkey

Elon Musk Shows Latest Neuralink Demo of Monkey Typing with its Mind

Best Android Phones of 2022: Samsung, Google, OnePlus and More
1203459317449832-laz1jqjqlhclzhrpcncs-height640.png

Best Android Phones of 2022: Samsung, Google, OnePlus and More

Most Popular All most popular

Elon Musk Shows Latest Neuralink Demo of Monkey Typing with its Mind
neuralmonkey

Elon Musk Shows Latest Neuralink Demo of Monkey Typing with its Mind

Watch Elon Musk's SEMI Event in 9 Minutes
tesla-sb-v1-00-00-02-01-still001.png

Watch Elon Musk's SEMI Event in 9 Minutes

Seen the New 2023 Prius? Here's Why It's Turning Heads
2023-prius-reveal-b-roll-toyota-mp4-00-00-39-19-still001

Seen the New 2023 Prius? Here's Why It's Turning Heads

Check Out the Three Best TVs for Every Budget
besttvs22-00pic

Check Out the Three Best TVs for Every Budget

Fun Amazon Finds Under $100 for December 2022
p1050770-00-13-52-12-still004

Fun Amazon Finds Under $100 for December 2022

How NASA Captured the First Artemis Moon Images with Hacked GoPro Cameras
artemis-moon-th-clean

How NASA Captured the First Artemis Moon Images with Hacked GoPro Cameras

Latest Products All latest products

First Look at Archer's Midnight Air Taxi
midnight

First Look at Archer's Midnight Air Taxi

Holoride Hands-On: VR in the Car Is Like a Disney Ride
holoride-00-00-03-12-still003

Holoride Hands-On: VR in the Car Is Like a Disney Ride

Hands-on With All of Microsoft's New Surface Devices
surfacepro9-event-00-00-04-05-still004

Hands-on With All of Microsoft's New Surface Devices

Microsoft Introduces Surface Studio 2 Plus
surfacestudio

Microsoft Introduces Surface Studio 2 Plus

I Used Meta Quest Pro: Here's What It's Like
questpro-00-03-30-13-still004

I Used Meta Quest Pro: Here's What It's Like

Fitbit Sense 2 First Look: New Software Makes a Difference
fitbit-aroll-00-00-46-14-still001

Fitbit Sense 2 First Look: New Software Makes a Difference

Latest How To All how to videos

MacOS Ventura Continuity Camera Turns Your iPhone Into a Webcam
1203246975312353-pnmdl8bwygpxcjffhlcf-height640.png

MacOS Ventura Continuity Camera Turns Your iPhone Into a Webcam

How to Clean Your Keyboard's Sticky Keys
3keyboards

How to Clean Your Keyboard's Sticky Keys

How to Play Games from PlayStation Plus on PC
psstill

How to Play Games from PlayStation Plus on PC

How to Delete or Disable Your Instagram Account
phoneonorange

How to Delete or Disable Your Instagram Account

Fix Your iPhone Screen With Apple's Self-Service Repair Kit
dsc00641

Fix Your iPhone Screen With Apple's Self-Service Repair Kit

How to Buy a Budget Laptop in 2022
budgetlaptops-00-08-35-15-still001

How to Buy a Budget Laptop in 2022