Samsung launched the Galaxy Watch 3 alongside a few other devices in August’s Unpacked event. However, smartwatches are not everyone. For most, a reliable fitness tracker is enough. Thus, the has announced the launch of Galaxy Fit 2. It is the successor to the original Galaxy Fit that will take care of your fitness without leaving a hole in your pocket. Let’s check out the specs, features, expected price in Nepal and availability of Galaxy Fit 2.
Samsung Galaxy Fit 2 Overview
Design and Display
The Samsung Galaxy Fit 2 comes with a 1.1-inch AMOLED display. It has a resolution of 126 x 294 pixels. Samsung has opted not to include the physical button that was on the original Fit. It has been replaced with a touch button. Design-wise there is not anything fancy. Samsung has kept the Galaxy Fit 2 sleek and slim. The design is also minimalistic. The sensors are located on the back panel.
Samsung has ditched the metal frame this time around. The body is now completely molded out of silicone. The fitness tracker weighs only 21 grams and is actually lighter than the band that it is succeeding. Samsung has achieved this feat while still increasing the battery life significantly.
Samsung has been tight-lipped about the specs of the new Galaxy Fit 2. The company just mentioned it with some of its features during the ‘Life Unstoppable” event. According to some sources, the fitness tracker packs 2MB of RAM and 32MB of internal storage.
It ships with FreeRTOS and is compatible with both Android (5.0 or more) and Apple (iOS 10.0 or more) products. Users can also choose from 70 different watch faces.
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Galaxy Fit 2 can automatically detect and track different workout activities. Similarly, it can also monitor calories burned, heart rate, distance, and others. It can also identify the user’s sleeping pattern and give a Sleep Score accordingly. Users can make utilize additional features through the Samsung Health app.
Battery and Durability
Samsung is promising at least 15 days of battery backup on a single charge. The number can be extended up to 21 days based on different settings. Samsung has not specified any IP ratings but says that the design of the Fit 2 can withstand sweat.
Samsung Galaxy Fit Specifications (unofficial):
- Dimension: 46.6 x 18.6 x 11.3mm; 21g
- Display: 1.1″ AMOLED touchscreen; 291PPI
- Wrist Band: Silicone
- RAM: 2MB
- ROM: 32MB
- Sensors: PPG sensor, accelerometer, gyro
- Features: Sleep tracker, heart rate, distance, calorie burnt, notifications, quick reply system, etc.
- Fitness Mode: 5
- Compatibility: Android 5.0+ or iOS 10.0+
- Connectivity: Bluetooth 5.0
- Battery: 159mAh
- Battery backup: 15 days ( up to 21 days)
- Water Resistance: 5ATM + IP68
Samsung Galaxy Fit 2 Price in Nepal and Availability
Samsung is yet to announce the official pricing. However, it is expected that the Galaxy Fit 2 will be available in Europe starting October 2 for a 46 Euro price tag. We’ll have to wait a while to learn more about the price & availability of Galaxy Fit 2 in Nepal.
|Fitness Tracker||Expected Price||Expected Availability|
|Samsung Galaxy Fit 2||46 Euro||October 2 (Europe)|
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