Samsung Gear S4 to support Bixby, no surprise there

Samsung is working on a new Galaxy Watch and we’re expecting it to be the Galaxy Gear S4. We first heard about it being developed in the United States and reportedly going back to Android with Wear OS. Samsung Gear S4 Wear OS was spotted online a few months ago and we thoughts it’s time […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Galaxy Watch: here’s what we know so far

When it comes to smartwatches, arguably the Apple Watch is still the standard for some people. But it looks like Samsung is out to give it a run for its money if these leaks and rumors are actually true. The upcoming release of the Korean OEM’s newest smartwatch is a major opportunity for them to […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Next-gen Huawei watch may come with two wireless earbuds

The Huawei Watch 2 2018 may be coming soon. We can’t wait to see how it is similar with and different from the older Huawei Watch. It’s been a while of waiting for the new smartwatch since the first wearable was revealed in 2015 and the Huawei Watch 2 last year. We’re looking forward to […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Huawei smartwatch design cleverly hides two wireless earbuds

Huawei has designed a new smartwatch with a pair of removable Bluetooth earbuds, making it even less likely that you’ll be caught on the go without a way to listen to music. The wearable would hide two small earpieces inside its chunky casing, which could be popped out when required. The design was detailed in a new patent filing with … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Concorso Italiano marks 33rd year with most exotic car collection yet

August is still a good month away but for car aficionados, it couldn’t come sooner. For one, the month holds host to the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, regarded to be the most prestigious automotive charitable event. And part of that is, of course, the Concorso Italiano. Now on its thirty-third year, the luxury and exotic Italian car show is promising … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Snapdragon 632, 439, 420: everything you need to know about these mid-range chips

Along with the launch of its new smartwatch chip in the Snapdragon Wear 2500, Qualcomm also released a new line of chipsets for lower midrange devices. These are the Snapdragon 632, 439, and 429. You probably should not expect anything too flashy from these platforms, unlike the Snapdragon 800 series that are designed for expensive […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Facer interactive watch faces: what Wear OS can now do

One of the many good things about smartwatches is the ability to customize. You can change the strap depending on style or color but that would require some assembly. For a quick transformation, you can change the watch face. It’s the easiest and fastest way to give your smartwatch its own look and personality. In […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Garmin Fenix 5 Plus gives Apple Watch some do-it-all competition

Last week, Garmin made a round of updates to its Vivoactive 3 fitness tracker, and today, it’s taking a pass at the Vivoactive’s big brother. The Fenix 5 series is the next in line to get some updates, with Garmin today announcing three new watches that will comprise the Fenix 5 Plus line. The watches boast some significant upgrades over … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Pebble gets a second chance with Rebble, create an account now

Pebble first came into existence back in 2012 when a startup started to combine a Bluetooth smart watch and an e-paper in a Kickstarter campaign. It then raised a million dollars from crowdfunding and so a product verification build and mass production soon began the following year. That was over five years ago when the […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Galaxy Note 9: everything you need to know

Samsung is gearing up for many things. We just told you about the Bixby smart speaker that apparently may arrive with a camera and a display, the Galaxy Tab S4 that was leaked recently, the Samsung Galaxy VR, Samsung Gear S4 Wear OS, and of course, the Galaxy Note 9. Among these products, we’re excited […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

T-Mobile iPad and Apple Watch half-off promo starts tomorrow

T-Mobile is gearing up to launch a new promotion starting tomorrow for Apple fans. Under the promo, customers will be able to get the Apple Watch and iPad at half off if they purchase an iPhone. The promo will cover multiple iPad models, including the new iPad 6th-gen and the iPad Pro. Though there is some fine print on getting … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Galaxy VR: Samsung might be set to drop Gear branding

Samsung has been very active in the virtual reality (VR) space these past couple of years, culminating in the release of the Samsung Gear VR headset. This headset is still powered by Samsung’s flagship smartphone devices, and Samsung is yet to put out a standalone VR headset. Even the 2017 version of the Gear VR […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Marc Jacobs Riley Wear OS Smartwatch : why you’ll want this smartwatch

Google has earlier rebranded the Android Wear to simply being called Wear OS. This Wear OS by Google rolled out officially first as a Developer Preview. Soon, we discovered a number of bugs that cause phone lags on watch. The wearable OS has already received some important updates like more Google Assistant features and Actions […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

ASUS VivoWatch BP: what no other smartwatch has

Smartwatch makers have eventually figured out that what they can offer isn’t just simply a smartphone in a smaller screen. They can actually harness the power and convenience of having a device on your wrist that is still connected and make people’s lives easier in the process. We’re seeing the influx of health and fitness […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

No watchOS 5 for original Apple Watch – even the $17k one

The original Apple Watch is officially in its final days. During its WWDC 2018 keynote today, Apple took the wraps off watchOS 5 and all the great features customers can expect. There’s a lot to be excited about — robust fitness and health tracking, podcasts, and more. However, none of these things will be available on the original Apple Watch, … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

This wireless pad can charge two phones & an Apple Watch together [DEALS]

Tired of your charging cables and the clutter they bring? Then maybe it’s time to ditch them and start charging your devices wirelessly instead. Introducing the 3-in-1 Fast Wireless Charging Pad from iPM, discounted by 62% to just $48.99 at Android Community Deals. This pad lets you charge as many as two smartphones and one […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Blu X Link is a $60 2G smartwatch with heart rate, activity tracking

Chinese company Blu, best known for its inexpensive smartphones, has quietly launched a new smartwatch for iOS and Android users. Called Blu X Link, the new model sports a 1.1-inch display and 2G network connectivity, as well as basic features like activity tracking and heart rate monitoring. Unlike most competing devices, though, Blu’s X Link only costs $60. The Blu … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Ticwatch Pro Wear OS: you’ll (probably) wish every smartwatch had this

Have we reached a smartwatch saturation point? This question has been asked the past couple of years since we haven’t really seen anything new in terms of technology and even design with the wearables that are available in the market. The Android Wear OS, now called just Wear OS, in particular, hasn’t brought innovation to […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Gear S4 with Wear OS: Tizen is dead

Although they have never really disappeared, traditional smartphone manufacturers have more or less backed out of the smartwatch market. It has become the territory of accessory makers and luxury brands like Fossil or TAG Heuer. One OEM (aside from Apple) that has remained consistent is Samsung with its Gear line of smartwatches and fitness trackers. But while a new smartwatch … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Gear S4 Wear OS spotted: time for Tizen to retire

The Samsung Gear S4 is already in the works. Over a year ago, a leaked Samsung patent showed possible Gear S4 features. The South Korean tech giant didn’t release the S4 last year but only new variants of the S3 such as the Frontier TUMI edition and the Gear S3 Classic. The company hasn’t abandoned […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

AsteroidOS puts out first stable build, open source, compatible with many smartwatches

Custom ROMs, even if they are not as popular as a few years ago, fill a need in the Android ecosystem. Developers of these custom ROMs are able to bring newer versions of Android to older devices that are not being supported anymore by their manufacturers due to old hardware. Would you want custom software […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Qualcomm to launch Snapdragon 3100, not just for smartwatches but AR glasses as well

Qualcomm has already come out saying that they will launch an upgraded system-on-a-chip (SoC) for wearables as successor to the veritably ancient Snapdragon 2100. This will probably be the Snapdragon 3100, and it will be just in time to match the news that Google will also be releasing three smartwatches under the Pixel brand this […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]