Samsung Gear S3

IFA 2016: Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch

Samsung Gear S3

Samsung today unveiled its newest smartwatch, the Samsung Gear S3, at its IFA 2016 press event. Given that the Gear S2 was well received, Samsung has unsurprisingly not strayed too far but focused on adding a number of new features, including GPS and LTE connectivity. “With the Gear S3, we continue to build on our wearables heritage of offering diverse […]

Samsung Gear S3 to be announced on August 31st

Samsung Gear Launch 2016 invitation

Mark your calendars! Samsung today announced that its next press event will take place on August 31st. Dubbed the New Gear Launch Event, Samsung plans to “talk about 3.” Throw in a circular watch face and it’s almost certain that the company will use the event to announce the Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch. Add in the “timely innovation” mention from the teaser […]

Samsung Gear S3 announcement teased in IFA 2016 invitation

Samsung IFA 2016 invitation

Samsung has begun to send out press invitations for its IFA 2016 press announcement. Set to take place on September 1st, the invitation effectively confirms that the Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch will be unveiled at the event. While the invitation does not make any mention of a smartwatch, the watch hands are a pretty obvious hint. Recent rumours suggest that […]

Samsung Gear S3 Classic confirmed by trademark filing?

KIPO trademark filing for Samsung Gear S3 Classic

Samsung is widely expected to unveil its next generation smartwatch in the coming weeks. Recent rumours suggest that the announcement will take place at IFA 2016. A filing for the ‘S3 Classic’ trademark has now effectively confirmed that Samsung will once again offer at least two models for its latest smartwatch. Samsung last year unveiled both the Gear S2 and […]

Samsung Gear S3 to be announced at IFA 2016?

Samsung GearS2 teaser

Samsung last year refocused its smartwatch efforts on what was effectively a single device, the Gear S2 (pictured above). It built a collection around it, including the luxurious Gear S2 by de GRISOGONO. All models featured a round dial with rotating bezel. It now appears that it will use the same approach when it unveils its next generation of smartwatches later this summer. SamMobile reports […]

Samsung Solis smartwatch in development?

Samsung Gear S2 and S2 Classic

Samsung introduced its first round smartwatch, the Samsung Gear S2 (pictured above), last September. Rumours about a successor followed a mere three months later, suggesting that it would use a wearables-optimized processor. More recent rumours added that a Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch will be announced at IFA 2016 in September. A new report today indicates that Samsung is indeed working on a new smartwatch. It […]

Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch to be unveiled in September?

Samsung Gear S2 by de GRISOGONO

Samsung last year changed the way it released smartwatches. Rather than unveiling a flurry of smartwatches as it had done in previous years, it unveiled only one collection, the Samsung Gear S2, at IFA 2015. Two lines were offered, the Gear S2 and the Gear S2 classic (pictured above). Since then, it has introduced a number of variants but has remained focused on this one collection […]