Along with LG G Watch, Samsung has also announced its Android Wear powered smartwatch Samsung Gear Live. The watch is up for sale in many countries. In India also the watch is listed for Rs. 15,990. It is listed with a coming soon tag.
The Samsung Gear Live features a 1.63 inch Super AMOLED IPS display with 320×320 pixel resolution. It runs on 1.2GHz processor with 512 MB RAM.
Samsung Gear Live has 4GB of internal storage. For connectivity it has Heart Rate Sensor, Bluetooth 4.0 and 9 axis sensor. It has 300mAh battery which lasts for one day after complete charge.
Samsung Gear Live comes with IP67 protection which keeps the device safe from dust and water. It can be dipped into 1 meter water for 30 minutes without damaging the device.
Samsung Gear Live comes in black and white color. It is listed on Indian Google Play store for Rs. 15,990. Interestingly Gear Live is priced more than G Watch in India while in US and other countries Samsung Gear Live is cheaper than LG G watch.
Samsung had earlier ditched Android for Tizen. Samsung during MWC launched Gear 2 watches powered by Tizen. Samsung has now gone again with Android for smartwatch.