Thisand Not the only Samsung device we expect to see at the company August 10th.it could also be can be disclosed.Rumored to be called the Galaxy Watch 5, the upcoming smartwatch could come with the latest version of the That Create with Google.
But if the rumors prove accurate, the Galaxy Watch 5 could address one major shortcoming: battery life. One of the recent Galaxy Watch 5 leaks also claims to provide a detailed look at the watch’s design.
I’d also like to see Samsung more fully committed to Google’s software and services.As my colleague Scott Stein. that watch finally received Among other Google services, but those will take a few months after launch.
Samsung has yet to reveal its plans for its next-generation smartwatch, although the company typically unveils new wearables in August. We do expect a new foldable phone to be announced, though. In fact, to encourage people to pre-order their phones between July 19 and August 10,Depending on the bundle, it can range from up to $200 for pre-orders of Galaxy phones, watches and headphones to as low as $30 for pre-orders of just Galaxy buds. While this could hint at Unpacked’s upcoming product, the savings could apply to older Galaxy Watch or Galaxy Buds models.
Based on leaks and previous announcements from the company, this is our best guess as to what Samsung might have planned.
possible august announcement
Only Samsung knows when the next Galaxy Watch will arrive. But the company has a history of launching new wearables in August alongside other new products. E.g,debuted last August, and By August 2020.Samsung has launched a slew of new products in 2022, ranging from cheaper lineup new and One thing we haven’t heard of yet is a smartwatch, so it’s possible Samsung is saving that for its typical August Unpacked event.
The Galaxy Watch 5 may come with a faster 10W charger, up from the 5W charger that came with previous Samsung watches.accused image 10W Galaxy Watch 5 Charger Appeared on SnoopyTech’s Twitter account on August 1 (h/t BGR), it can reportedly reach a 45% charge in 30 minutes.
Fast charging has become a highlight of several smartwatches, includingand . This is especially important as the watch has also become a sleep-tracking tool, which Samsung introduced earlier this year. Used to assess sleep quality while wearing Galaxy Watch 4.
Bigger battery than Galaxy Watch 4
One of the downsides of the Galaxy Watch 4 is its relatively short battery life, which usually lasts a day or two. That could change with the Galaxy Watch 5.Tech Blog Sam Mobile It claims to have found a regulatory document that suggests the 40mm Galaxy Watch 5 will have a slightly higher battery capacity than the Galaxy Watch 4. Samsung declined to comment on the report.
Longer battery life would make the Galaxy Watch 5 a more capable sleep tracker, since you might not have to charge it every night.This will also help Samsung catch upIn this regard, due to its and The watch can last for many days on a single charge.Battery life is one of the biggest drawbacks of the Galaxy Watch 4 So the improvement would be a welcome change.
it may be able to measure your temperature
The Galaxy Watch 4 can already monitor metrics like your body composition, blood oxygen levels, and heart rate. According to South Korean news outlets, Samsung may further its health ambitions by adding the ability to measure body temperature in the Galaxy Watch 5. ET NewsThe report doesn’t offer many details, other than to say that Samsung “designed a technology that can measure body temperature as accurately as possible.” Samsung declined to comment on ETNews’ report.
But Tianfeng International Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, known for his predictions about Apple products, is skeptical of the development. He suggested that “algorithmic limitations” could prevent Samsung from bringing this feature to the Galaxy Watch 5.
Temperature sensing isn’t new to wearables.The eponymous health ring can measure the temperature of the finger to help detect possible changes in the body. Fitbit devices like the Sense and Versa 3 can also detect temperature.
If Samsung does add temperature sensing to its next smartwatch, it would be another sign that wearables have become comprehensive health devices. Metrics such as blood oxygen saturation measurements are now relatively common on wearables from Apple, Fitbit, Samsung, and Garmin.
Samsung may ditch classic models
The Galaxy Watch 4 comes in standard and classic versions, but that may change with the introduction of the Galaxy Watch 5. According to reports, Samsung will launch the Galaxy Watch 5 and Galaxy Watch 5 Pro. Sam MobileThe regular Galaxy Watch 5 reportedly comes in two sizes, while the Pro version may be limited to just one size. It’s unclear if Samsung will bring the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic’s rotating bezel to the Galaxy Watch 5 or 5 Pro, the report said. While the blog didn’t specifically share more details on what to expect from the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro, the new branding could indicate a major update, not just one.
Prominent leaker Evan Blass has also hinted that Samsung’s next watch will come in standard and “pro” models. When he shared what he claimed to be official renders of the device on The Tech Blog, he dubbed the new watches the Galaxy Watch 5 and Watch 5 Pro 91 mobile phone.
Similar design to Galaxy Watch 4
According to Blass and 91 mobile phone. Blass says the Pro model will be available in black or grey titanium, while Samsung will reportedly offer a wider color lineup for the standard version. 91Mobiles leaks show the so-called Galaxy Watch 5 Pro in black and titanium grey and the so-called Watch 5 in white, blue and black.
it will probably run Wear OS
Samsung hasn’t released any details about its next-generation smartwatch.But since the Galaxy Watch 4 runs Sam Mobile’s report It also said the watch will have a new version of One UI, which is Samsung’s version of Google’s software customized for the watch., it seems plausible that its successor would do the same. Google and Samsung have collaborated on the new Wear OS, which means Samsung is likely working on using the software in its future smartwatches.
Samsung is the first company to launch a smartwatch that runs on Google’s new Wear OS.but will soon become more competitiveExpected to arrive on watches from other companies such as and . Google’s Pixel Watch will also be available this fall.
Our requirements for the Galaxy Watch 5
Longer battery life and new health tracking features are always welcome. But the software we really want for the Galaxy Watch 5 is to make it feel more fully part of the Google ecosystem. Galaxy Watch 4 at Google and. Yes, it has Google Play app store and other Google apps. But the setup process and health tracking still rely heavily on Samsung’s apps.
The company is solving this problem in some wayto its watch. But we expect to see tighter Google integration in the next release, which will really make the Galaxy Watch 5 feel like the ultimate Android smartwatch.
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