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Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch 3: Which smartwatch should you buy?

The Apple Watch, for a long time, has been the best smartwatch to buy. The biggest downside to it though is it only works with an iPhone. If you're an Android user, there have been several options from various OEMs including Samsung. The Galaxy Watch 3 was one of the best smartwatches for Android but...

Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 Classic vs Samsung Galaxy Watch 3: Which smartwatch should you buy?

Samsung has launched its latest wearables as part of the Galaxy Watch 4 series and these include the Galaxy Watch 4 and the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic. These are the first two smartwatches that come with the latest version of WearOS, albeit with a custom UI on top called OneUI Watch. It's not just about...

Samsung’s Galaxy Wearable app gets a big redesign following the Galaxy Watch 4 launch

At Galaxy Unpacked event yesterday, Samsung finally lifted the covers off the much-anticipated Galaxy Watch 4, the first smartwatch to run on the new unified Wear OS platform jointly developed by Google and Samsung. Alongside the launch of new smartwatches, Samsung is also giving a big facelift to the Galaxy Wearable app, the companion app...

Galaxy Watch 3 update adds voice guidance, improves SpO2 measurements

While the Wear OS-based Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 series will very soon be the star of Samsung's wearable lineup, the Galaxy Watch 3 hasn't been abandoned just yet. The latest firmware update for the Galaxy Watch 3 is now beginning to roll out, and with the update comes voice guidance, SpO2 measurement improvements, and general...

Samsung’s current watches won’t get Wear OS, but will get years of Tizen updates

Google revealed today that it is working on new updates for Wear OS, in partnership with Samsung. It was also announced that future Galaxy Watches would use Google's Wear OS platform, instead of the Tizen-based software that Samsung has used for its wearables over the past few years. Samsung has now clarified what the transition...

Get the Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 for as low as $230 today ($170 off)

Samsung's Galaxy Watch 3 is one of the best smartwatches currently available, especially if you pair it with a Samsung phone. There's now a Galaxy Watch 3 deal available at Amazon, where both sizes are $170 below their original prices. The smaller 41mm model is now just $230, while the larger 45mm watch is available...

Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 update improves WiFi and system stability

Samsung’s Galaxy Watch 3 is picking up a new software update. The latest update improves Wi-Fi and Messaging app stability among other improvements. The update carries (via TizenHelp) firmware version R840XXU1BUD1 and weighs 35.28MB in size. It’s a minor update and doesn’t introduce any new features or UI tweaks. The changelog mentions users should expect more...

Galaxy Watch 3 update includes sleep score measurements and walking challenges

Samsung released the Galaxy Watch 3 last year as the company's first traditionally-designed watch since 2018 (when the first Galaxy Watch arrived). Samsung has been slow to update its software to take full advantage of all the watch's hardware, but now another update is rolling out with new health features and a few smaller UI...

Get the lovely Galaxy Watch 3 for 37% off, today only for Samsung’s Discover Week event!

Samsung's Discover Week continues! Yesterday's deal with on the Note 20 Ultra, but today, there's a big sale on some of the retailer's popular accessories instead. Today's special deal for the Samsung Discover Week event is for the Galaxy Watch 3 LTE! You'll be able to save 37% on the device today only. 37% seems strange,...

Samsung is discontinuing the Get Location feature for the Galaxy Watch

Samsung's Galaxy Watch 3, Galaxy Watch Active 2, and original Galaxy Watch are set to lose a useful feature. Samsung's Find My Watch service will soon be undergoing changes that will nix a feature to track the location of your smartwatch. According to a notice that is being sent to Galaxy Watch users, due to...

Galaxy Watch 3 update adds support for SmartThings Find to track your lost device

Samsung has introduced an update to the Galaxy Watch 3 that brings support for SmartThings Find to the wearable. The feature arrives alongside several other changes, including reduced auto workout detection. Introduced last year, SmartThings Find helps you locate your lost Samsung Galaxy devices. The feature makes use of Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) and ultra-wideband (UWB)...

Samsung’s Galaxy Watch 3 and Watch Active 2 gain ECG and blood pressure monitoring in 31 new countries

Samsung has announced the Galaxy Watch 3 and Watch Active 2 have gained ECG and blood pressure monitoring in 31 more countries. Users can take advantage of these health tracking features through Samsung’s Health Monitor app. Samsung said its Health Monitor app received a CE-marking last month, allowing the service to expand to 28 European countries,...