Samsung Gear S2 classic 3G/4G* Comes to AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon

Gear S2 classic black - connected

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J. – FEBRUARY 18, 2016 – Beginning Friday, March 11, the Samsung Gear S2 classic 3G/4G (black) will be available on select major wireless networks. Utilizing connected** functionality consumers will have the ability to call, text, email and receive notifications directly from their watch, even without their phone***. The Gear S2 classic 3G/4G features a fashionable leather band and a unique rotating-bezel design – giving consumers a quick, precise way to navigate through their notifications, apps and widgets.

“By bringing together fashionable design and connected functionality, this smartwatch gives consumers the freedom to leave their phones behind while enjoying a stylish, classic design,” said Gary Riding, senior vice president, product marketing at Samsung Electronics America.  

The Gear S2 classic 3G/4G will be available at AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon. Wireless providers will confirm pricing and availability. The addition of the 3G/4G connected Gear S2 classic models provides users with an even wider choice of award-winning Samsung smartwatches. For more information, please visit www.samsung.com.

Gear S2 classic 3G/4G* Product Specifications:

Display1.2”, Circular Super AMOLED, 360x360, 302ppi
APDual core 1.0 GHz
OSTizen based wearable platform
AudioCodec: MP3/AAC/AAC+/eAAC+
Format: MP3, M4A, AAC, OGG
MemoryStorage: 4GB Internal Memory / RAM: 512MB ****
FeaturesCommunications: Contacts, Notifications, Messages, Email, Preset text, Voice Input, Emoticons, Keypads
Health & Fitness: S Health, Nike+ Running
Information: Schedule, News, Maps & Navigation, Weather
Media: Music Player, Gallery
Others: Voice, Voice Memo, Find My Device, Power Saving Mode, Safety assistance, Privacy lock
IP68 Certified Dust and Water Resistant
Samsung ServicesSamsung Gear Apps
ConnectivityWi-Fi: 802.11 b/g/n/e
Bluetooth® 4.1
NFC
3G/4G Connected
SensorAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Heart Rate, Ambient Light, Barometer *****
Dimension44.0 x 46.9 x 13.4 (54g)
BatteryWireless Charging
300mAh Li-ion
Typical Usage 2~3days ******

Specifications subject to change based on carrier

*Gear S2 4G connectivity refers to the use of HSPA+ voice and data networks.
**Samsung Gear S2 is a companion device for compatible Android smartphones, sold separately.  Network coverage not available everywhere and requires a qualifying wireless plan. Consult your carrier for details.
***Initial pairing with compatible phone required. Standalone capability functions limited if paired device is not powered on and connected to carrier network.
**** Portion of memory occupied by existing content.
*****This device, S Health, and related software is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions, or in the cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease.
****** Battery performance may vary depending on network conditions and configuration, and device usage.

 

About Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
Headquartered in Ridgefield Park, NJ, Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SEA), is a recognized innovation leader in consumer electronics design and technology. A wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., SEA delivers a broad range of digital consumer electronics, IT and home appliance products. Samsung is the market leader for HDTVs in the U.S and America’s fastest growing home appliance brands. To discover more of the award-winning products you love with Samsung, please visit www.samsung.com and for the latest Samsung news, please visit news.samsung.com/us and follow on Twitter @SamsungNewsUS.

 

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