No one likes to carry lot of Devices, especially when it comes to Fitness Bands. What we need today is, a Band which can support all day to day activities, Whether it’s Fitness or Music or Calls or messages or the extreme feature like GPS.
If I have to Define Gear Fit2 in one line. I will call it as ” A Complete Band ” without which Life is incomplete. Lol, If you feel I am exaggerating Samsung Gear Fit2, than you need to see all the features to convince yourself.
Gear Fit2 has been designed keeping the following in Mind : Fitness, Style and Features.
Gear Fit2 works as Multiple Devices, like, Tracking Day to Day Activities, Standalone Music Player, Notifications like Messages, Calls, Reminders, and yes , it supports you in all Weather conditions, whether it’s Rain or Dust.
Design and Material
The first noticeable thing about the new Gear Fit 2 is its size. It’s a more flexible band than the original Gear Fit, which felt unforgiving on the wrist, but it’s also bigger. This is partly to accommodate a larger — Samsung notes it’s twice as wide as the prior model — 1.5-inch, super AMOLED display, which was designed with maximum visibility in mind. All of the data is displayed vertically on your wrist, which means you don’t have to turn your wrist to view a horizontal display.
Materials used include aluminum, polycarbonate and fiberglass while the screen is made from Gorilla Glass 3 and the strap from elastomer. Samsung Gear Fit2 comes in two sizes : small (size of wrist: 125 ~ 170mm)and large (size of wrist: 155 ~ 210mm).
Both the Versions have same features, display size, resolution or battery except that the large version is slightly heavier at 30 grams while the smaller is 28 grams.
Gear Fit 2 Specs
- Variant 1 : 1.84-inch curved super AMOLED display , 432 x 128 pixel resolution
- Variant 2 : 1.5-inch screen curved super AMOLED display, 432 x 216 pixel resolution
- Tizen based Samsung-made 1 GHz, dual-core processor
- 512MB of RAM and 4GB of storage
- Sensors : Built in GPS, heart rate monitor, gyroscope, barometer and accelerometer
- 200 mAh battery
- Compatible only with Android ( No iOS compatibility )
- IP68 certified
Utilizing a combination of sensors including a standalone GPS and heart rate monitor, the device lets you accurately gauge your fitness activities, including distance, pace, route and calories burned, as well as your heart rate.
Whether you’re walking, running, cycling, or even using an elliptical trainer or rowing machine, the Gear Fit2 can automatically detect the type of activity you’re engaging in and accurately track your progress toward your target goals. You can track and monitor 15 different activities including Exercise bike, Step machine, Treadmill, Pilates, Yoga, Lunges, Crunches and Squats, among others.
Depending on the activity, the Gear Fit2 displays animations to illustrate proper exercise techniques for more accurate tracking, and can also provide feedback at set intervals during your workout.
You can also check your fitness performance and trends with your Gear Fit2 or your smartphone through S Health, which easily syncs with the GPS sports band. Or, for an added boost of motivation, you can share your activity data on Facebook, as well as compete in a Steps Challenges with a friend.
Meanwhile, the easy-to-use interface lets you maneuver through information screens with just a few simple swipes.
The Gear Fit2 offers a simple, lightweight design that complements everyday wear.
With its ergonomic curve, the GPS sports band allows for a comfortable fit throughout the day. Likewise, the strap’s secure fastener and size—available in small and large—ensures that the device stays on even during the most vigorous workouts.
Featuring a stylishly slim and classically chic design, the Gear Fit2 is available in three fashion-forward colors (black, blue and pink) and boasts a variety of watch faces so you can choose the best look to complement your own personal style.
To enhance your workout even more, the Gear Fit2 offers Bluetooth connectivity for a seamless experience, providing a motivational soundtrack to keep you moving.
Or, if you don’t feel like carrying around multiple devices or getting tangled up in cords, the GPS sports band also features a standalone music player with internal storage. For ultimate convenience, the device can transfer music between the Gear Fit2 and your smartphone with the Samsung Gear application.
Samsung designed the Gear Fit2 to be a device that can keep up with your fast-paced lifestyle. Check notifications at a glance from a single screen, and stay connected with family and friends by easily replying to text messages, emails and messaging apps—straight from your wrist.