How Fit is Samsung Galaxy Gear Fit

Are you a fitness freak? This is surely your read.

Now your wristwatch could be your fitness band too. Having covered the major part of Android smartphone market, Samsung is now all set with the smart watches too. The Company recently introduced its new Galaxy S5 Android Smartphone, which will be available for sale in April, accompanied with a pair of watches. And nearly all of these watches are stuffed with features focusing on fitness.

Samsung Galaxy Gear Fit

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Samsung’s first smart watch “Galaxy Gear” was a flop. But Samsung’s Gear Neo, new Gear 2 and now “Gear Fit” are pretty attractive devices. While Gear 2 was more of a predictable introduce, the Galaxy Gear fit came out as a total surprise. Launched alongside the Samsung Galaxy S5, Samsung Gear Fit is more inclined towards fitness band category than any other previously introduced smart watches. It can be easily sync with your Galaxy handset via Bluetooth 4.0 for fitness tracking.  Samsung is surely hitting on you shaping up this season.

The Samsung Galaxy Gear and the Samsung Galaxy S5 fit were launched at an event at the Mobile World Congress wireless show in Barcelona, Spain.

Let’s go through this cute little product: –

Samsung Galaxy Gear Fit Design : The Samsung Gear Fit is surely attractive enough with its eyes pleasing design. Samsung has proved again that they are capable of making premium and super class products. As per recent reviews, the rubber made strap is highly comfortable and easy to go with. It’s a 11.95 mm thick watch with 1.84 inch curved screen and weigh a minimal of 27g.

What features does it have that are fitness friendly?

1. Heart Rate Monitor

2. Pedometer

3. Fitness Tracker

Also, the Gear Fit loses out on speaker, microphone and camera which makes it dedicated wrist watch for fitness tracking purposes, though it can handle alerts from your phone. It has been primarily designed though to track body movements, your heart rate and the calories you burn, with an in-built fitness coach on the wristband telling you to slow down or get moving. The wristband will of course sync with its suite of S Health apps on Galaxy smartphones.

Some more Galaxy Gear Fit Key Features:

1. Water Proof

2. Scratch Resistant

3. Bluetooth Connectivity

4. iOS Compatible

5. 7 Days Battery Backup

6. Shatter Resistant

Samsung Galaxy Gear Fit : Fitness Apps

Samsung is yet to launch 100+ apps for fitness tracking and more which will be easily available on Gear Fit.

Samsung Galaxy Gear Cost:

The Fit is going to arrive in April along with the Galaxy S5 but Samsung is yet to reveal how much it will cost.

Let’s take a look at some Highs and Lows of Samsung Gear Fit:


1. Beautifully curved Super ANOLED Screen

2. Easy to use software Interface

3. Heart Rate Monitor

4. Silk Smooth Scroller.


1. Irritating plastic strap

2. Notifications restriction for certain apps

3. Bulky

Author Bio

Nancy Griffin is a technical content writer and a gizmo geek. She loves to write about technology and gadgets. Presently she is working with Xicom Technologies, a leading company offering Android Development Services. Feel free to contact her, if you’re looking to Hire Android Developers.

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