output of “smart” watches Samsung officially confirmed. On turn Apple




output of “smart” watches Samsung officially confirmed. On turn Apple

Wristwatch Samsung AltiusOS

Rumors about the “smart” clock Samsung have been circulating for a long time, but now the network appeared the first confirmation that the South Korean giant is working to create the device.

During the interview, the authoritative resource Bloomberg Executive Vice President of Samsung mobile division Lee Yeon-hee said that Samsung is already working on the creation of long watch.

Wristwatch SPH-WP10

Recall that back in 1999, the company Samsung has released the first wristwatch that different characteristic functions for phones. Model came under the trade name SPH-WP10 and is shown in the photo above.

Wristwatch S9110

In 2009, the market had a different model Samsung wristwatch with wireless Bluetooth connection and touch screen. The watch, called S9110 (see the photo above) was available to sync with Outlook, mp3-player, speakerphone and voice-detect. At the time, the cost is $ 470. Popularity of the Android operating system and competing products (for example, “smart” clock Pebble), is likely to have again raised the interest of the South Korean giant to this market segment.

Unfortunately, Lee Yeon-hee did not say anything about the possibilities of a new watch called the Samsung and the approximate timing of their release. Earlier there were reports that this year, the South Korean company launched three high-end smartphone segment, one of them will be running Tizen. The other two are the Galaxy S IV and unannounced Galaxy Note III .

It will be recalled that the company Apple is also preparing to release the revolutionary watch over which employs a team of 100 people . This was reported in early February.

According to most analysts, the market for “smart” watches this year will reach $ 60 billion, and the horse will be a company that would be able to provide their leadership position in this race. Of course, this will also affect the sale of mobile devices that are intertwined clock function.

Apple and Samsung wonderfully understand that the growth in sales of mobile devices will soon have to slow down and look for new opportunities to promote products. Last year, Samsung’s smartphone market Apple was able to leave behind. The share of South Korean giant has reached 29 percent, while Apple’s share was 21 per cent of global sales.

Resource bloomberg.com, citing “people familiar with the situation,” reported that Apple will present a “smart” clock called iWatch this year . They will be synchronized with other solutions “apple” of the company and to display various notifications, reminders, information on calls, new emails, messages and calendar entries. They will also be stuffed with a variety of sensors and sensor clock watch for key indicators of the viability of their owner.

Samsung is unlikely to want to be an outsider. Therefore, the appearance of Samsung hours on sale also expect this year. Recall that in mid-February this year, the web appeared screenshots OS AltiusOS, under which the work allegedly “smart” clock Samsung.

It is believed that the company that set the value of “smart” watches at $ 200, will be released from the maturing race overall winner. Owners of smartphones and tablets are clearly interested in these watches.

Tags: AltiusOS , Apple , iWatch , Samsung , Smart Clock


Tags: , , , ,

In: Technology & Gadgets Asked By: [15456 Red Star Level]

Answer this Question

You must be Logged In to post an Answer.

Not a member yet? Sign Up Now »