Surprise update brings Watch 4 features to older Galaxy smartwatches

Galaxy S21 owners aren’t the only Samsung customers who can enjoy new software features starting today. Along with the first public One UI 4.0 update for the Galaxy S21 series, today Samsung’s releasing new firmware for a handful of its smartwatches. It adds almost a dozen new watch faces and improvements to Fall Detection. Samsung’s […]

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Galaxy Watch owners can now try out Strava Premium for sixty days

Popular exercise tracking app Strava has teamed up with Samsung to give a free two-month trial to eligible Galaxy Watch owners. We stumbled upon this promotion via the colossal software update for the Galaxy Watch 4 software update that dropped today. The list of supported devices includes the Galaxy Watch Active, Galaxy Watch Active 2, and  […]

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Samsung India has some excellent deals on wearables, TVs, and appliances

Samsung is offering some excellent deals on its products during the ongoing festive shopping season in India. A few days ago, we published the list of all deals on Galaxy tablets. The Galaxy S20 FE 5G has become the biggest deal on Amazon India’s website. The South Korean firm is also offering some killer deals […]

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Blood pressure monitoring on Galaxy Watches could help Parkinson’s disease patients

All recent Samsung smartwatches—Galaxy Watch Active 2, Galaxy Watch 3, and Galaxy Watch 4 series—feature blood pressure monitoring. A recent study published in the medical journal Frontiers in Neurology has revealed that blood pressure monitoring on Galaxy Watches could help patients with Parkinson’s disease easily manage Orthostatic Hypotension (OH). Orthostatic Hypotension, a common issue found among […]

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ECG and BP monitoring are coming to Galaxy watches in more markets

ECG and blood pressure monitoring will become available for the Galaxy Watch 4 and Galaxy Watch 4 Classic in Australia starting September 10 through the Samsung Health app. They’ll be the first Samsung smartwatches in Australia to offer these features, but they won’t be alone. Samsung announced that ECG and blood pressure monitoring will also […]

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Samsung becomes the world’s third-largest smartwatch manufacturer

Multiple reports have confirmed that Samsung is the king of the global smart TV market. On the other hand, its wearable division was consistently playing second fiddle to the likes of Apple. Things are more or less the same this time around, according to a new survey from a South Korean market research firm. In […]

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Galaxy Watch 4 vs Galaxy Watch 3: All rise for the new champion

The Galaxy Watch 3 brought back something that Samsung smartwatch fans had been missing for a couple of years: the physical rotating bezel. It was otherwise quite similar to the Galaxy Watch Active 2 with almost the same specs and features. The device did come with some new health-related features such as fall detection and […]

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Reminder: Wear OS is not coming to Galaxy Watch 3 and older Samsung smartwatches

Samsung unveiled its first smartwatches running Wear OS during the Galaxy Unpacked event yesterday. With the Galaxy Watch 4 and the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic, Samsung has ditched Tizen OS in favor of Wear OS 3. So, what does that mean for older Galaxy Watches running Tizen OS? Will they be updated to Wear OS […]

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This key feature of Galaxy Watch 3 just got even better!

Samsung started deployment of another notable update for the Galaxy Watch 3, only weeks ahead of the highly anticipated launch of its successor. Identified as release R845FXXU1DUE4, the new patch has been spotted in India on Friday. Among its handful of improvements are optimizations targeting the built-in blood oxygen (SpO2) monitor of the device. Blood […]

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Samsung basically confirmed that your Galaxy Watch 3 is now outdated

Samsung has provided a first look of One UI Watch today. It’s the custom interface that will be slapped on top of the new unified Wear platform that it has built for smartwatches with Google. Yes, the platform is Android-based. Tizen will no longer power Samsung’s smartwatches. Ever since this collaboration with Google was announced, […]

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You can now ‘try on’ the Galaxy Watch 3 anywhere and anytime using AR

Smartwatch enthusiasts can now try on the Galaxy Watch 3 anywhere, at any time, as long as they have a smartphone equipped with a camera and the Snapchat app installed. Samsung and Snapchat have partnered to create an augmented reality (AR) version of the Galaxy Watch 3 for Snapchat Lens. It gives app users the […]

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Samsung’s latest campaign brings UEFA EURO 2020 to the living room

Like many other tech and sports events, the UEFA European Championship 2020 (UEFA EURO 2020) was postponed last year because of the Covid pandemic, and the event was rescheduled to take place this year. As a result, UEFA EURO 2020 is set to kick off on June 11, and Samsung Electronics — a technology partner […]

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Galaxy Watch 3, Galaxy Watch Active 2 get a new software update

Samsung has been regularly updating its smartphones, smartwatches, and tablets. After launching two new tablets last night and updating its high-end smartphones to the latest security patch, the company seems to have rolled out a new update to enhance the software on two of its most recent smartwatches. The Galaxy Watch Active 2 and the […]

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Samsung, the Galaxy Watch 3 deserves an optional Wear OS upgrade

Rumors about Samsung wanting to switch to Google’s Android-based operating system for smartwatches have been floating around since 2018 but, it’s 2021, and Samsung has finally decided to abandon its in-house-developed smartwatch platform in favor Google’s Wear OS. Well, the official narrative around this massive change is that Samsung isn’t abandoning Tizen OS outright, but that […]

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Will Galaxy Watch 3 and older smartwatches be updated to Wear OS?

Samsung made it official today that it will be adopting Google’s Wear OS for its smartwatches going forward, starting with the upcoming Galaxy Watch 4. Samsung is returning to Android for its smartwatches for the first time in six years, and it’s a move that is expected to fix one of the few disadvantages of […]

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Samsung and Jimmy Fallon surprise ‘super moms’ with free Galaxy bundles

Mother’s Day is just a couple of days away and Samsung has once again teamed up with The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to surprise a few ‘super moms,’ i.e., a special person who has inspired their loved ones through their daily acts of heroism. Similar to last year, Samsung has teamed up with Jimmy Fallon […]

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ECG firmware update lands on Galaxy Watch 3, Watch Active 2 in Russia

The highly anticipated ECG and blood pressure firmware update for the Galaxy Watch 3 and the Galaxy Watch Active 2 was released in 31 markets earlier this year, but some key regions such as Russia were left out. Thankfully, the roll-out continues and Samsung confirmed today that the two additional health-tracking feature are now becoming […]

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