At the beginning of February, rumors began to emerge about the work of Samsung to launch a new generation of sports smart watches and there are already some precisions to mention thanks to the information obtained by specialized media. With a change of denomination, for the first months of 2019 the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active is expected.
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active is the name that the site SamMobile has indicated during the last week and that continue with the first reports of a Smartwatch in development by the South Korean firm. Even some images of its design and changes in its interface allow to give more details about its possible novelties.
The first thing that was learned about this possible wereable device is that it would add next-generation features that are already almost mandatory for a high-end watch, such as support for GPS, NFC for making mobile payments through the Samsung Pay platform , resistance to water in its external structure and compatibility with the reminders of the virtual assistant Bixby (it would be the first watch to include it).
From this Sammobile has completed the specifications mentioning the presence of a 1.1-inch AMOLED screen with a resolution of 360 x 360 pixels, as well as a 236 mAh capacity battery, Bluetooth 4.2 connectivity, Wi-Fi (without support for mobile networks). ) and Samsung Exynos 9110 processor for optimal performance.
The interface would also be modified in relation to previous generations of the same brand, being a reissue of the Samsung One UI platform with new screen designs that would focus on three physical objectives to achieve each day and represented with different colors (pink, blue and green). Strictly the calories burned, distance traveled and the minutes of exercise performed are updated every hour with a bar that is filled.
Without details on price or arrival at stores, perhaps the next week with the presentation event of the Samsung Galaxy S10 include details about this new smart watch.