Last week at the IFA 2015 in Berlin, Samsung introduced its new smart watches Gear S2 platform Tizen. They were the first Tizen-hours Samsung, compatible with mobile devices on Android.
Samsunga list of devices that are compatible with Gear S2. They included many devices on Android 4.4 KitKat or higher and with at least 1.5 GB of memory, including HTC One M7, M8 and M9, LG G Flex, LG G4, LG Nexus 5 (2013), Sony Xperia Z2 and Z3, Motorola Droid Turbo, Droid Maxx, Droid Mini, Moto X and Nexus 6, as well as some smart phones Asus, Xiaomi, Huawei, for example, P8 and Ascend Mate 7.
Samsung does not specify whether the exhaustive list of compatible devices, noting only that the supported devices will vary depending on the region, the cellular operator and the model.
In addition, in the near future, Samsung Gear S can get support iPhone. Now Samsung,South Korean companies, is working on this issue.
“We are considering the possibility to open them (Gear S2 – approx. aut.) for iOS”, – said a spokesman for Samsung.
If this happens in fact, the Gear S2 will be the first hours Samsung, compatible with the iPhone and be able to compete on par with Apple Watch.
Also, Samsung, writes, He has teamed up with the famous Italian designer Alessandro Mendini (Alessandro Mendini) to create exclusive straps and dials for Gear S2. This, according to Samsung, will help users “to express your personal style, staying in touch with the world”.
Collection of exclusive bracelets and dials by Alessandro Mendini will be available in October, when Gear S2 officially goes on sale.