A lot has changed since Samsung announced its first smartwatch in 2020.
Now it’s time to find out what to expect from the Samsung Watch series 5 (2019) when it launches in July.
Key points:The Samsung Watch 5 (2017) is powered by the Samsung Exynos 8890 SoC with 2GB of RAM, a 2.5-inch 720p display, a 16MP rear camera and a 4MP front cameraSamsung says it has improved the software experience to “improve its usability, speed and accuracy”The watch has a circular face and a new design with a “slick back”The new watch has “a new design” and features a circular design Samsung says the watch will be “easier to hold”Samsung says the Samsung Wear OS, which is powered at the heart of the new watch, is “the future of wearable technology”A lot of new features are coming to the watchSamsung has made a number of major changes to its smartwatch platform over the last few years, including the addition of a curved display in the 2018 and 2019 watches, new software and an improved software experience.
We’ll be looking at all the new features that Samsung has brought to the platform, as well as the software changes it has made to the smartwatch experience, starting with the watch’s circular design.
The 2018 Samsung Watch (2018):The Samsung Exync 8890 has a new software experienceSamsung says there is “a lot of innovation and new ways of building and building smartwatch experiences”.
The Samsung Gear Live app now has a “next-generation design”Samsung Watch Series 4 (2017):The new Samsung Gear Wear OS (which is powered directly by the Exyno 8890) has a curved designSamsung says “a great experience” and that “a better design is a big focus”.
Samsung Watch series 3 (2017 and 2018):The Gear Live and Samsung Watch apps have improved the experienceThe new Gear Live software is “faster, easier to use and more fun”Samsung watches are powered by an Exynoshark 8890 chipset which is “powered by an all-new Exynosa processor”The Samsung watch uses the Samsung Display platform, which “works in the background and uses no battery power”Samsung said the new Samsung Wear platform “works on a lot of devices including smartwatches and smartwars”.
“The experience for our smartwatch is better,” said Samsung Watch CEO and co-founder Lee Seung-hee.
“This will allow us to build the best experience possible.”
Read moreSamsung Watch:What you need to knowThe Samsung Wear Series 5 features a curved 3D design with an LED back and backlight to provide a “more immersive experience”Samsung announced the new Gear Wear platform at the Samsung Connect conference in London last month, and it promises a “great experience”.
“We want to make our watches as intuitive and fun to use as possible,” Samsung said.
“We’ve redesigned the watch experience so that it’s easier to control and to learn.”
The watch comes with a new “Gear Live” app and “next generation” design Samsung said the Gear Live, which Samsung says is powered “at the heart” of the watch, has improved its user experience.
This new app uses “an all-faceted design” that will “improve usability and speed”The Gear live app is a “new experience” that uses “a sleek, clean design”that provides a “better experience”A “slide-to-wake” feature is also now on the watchThe watch’s software has been improvedSamsung says that “the software experience has improved dramatically” with “a much smoother and more intuitive user experience”.
The new software includes “a smartwatch-like interface, an intuitive search and navigation, and new apps and watchfaces”.
Samsung also introduced a new feature for “sport watch owners” that allows you to “see what you’re doing on your watch”Samsung’s watch features “a unique design that gives you the most out of the screen”Samsung has also made “significant improvements” to its watch experience, including a new watchface called “nextgen design”, “a smarter, easier-to use and fun watch experience”and a new app that lets you see your watch’s “life”.
“With this new experience, we can show you more of what’s going on on your wrist,” Samsung added.
The Samsung smartwatch also features “improved user experiences” with a more “personalised experience”That personalised experience will include “a more personalised interface”, the company said.
It will also be able to show you notifications, show you photos and video and “tell you what’s on your face”.
Read more”The next generation watch experience for Samsung Gear users is a more personal and focused experience that brings together the most relevant content from the watch and gives you a new personalised, personalized experience,” the company added