The “Samsung Gear S2 Classic” comes with the perfect concoction of fashion and technology. Among the geeky-looking smartwatches, the Classic resembles a typical watch, much like the Apple Watch Edition, combined with truckload of features. Samsung fans can now take a look at the new Gear S2 Classic variants plated with Rose Gold and Platinum.
The Gear S2 Classic’s new variants were showcased at the CES 2016 event in January. Now, Samsung has released the Rose Gold and Platinum versions in China, followed by other regions in the near future.
The display comes with a choice of 18K Rose Gold and Platinum, and the bands also carry luxurious finish. To be specific, the Rose Gold model comes with the ivory genuine leather finish, while the Platinum variant settles for a black genuine leather strap.
To top it off, a slew of watch faces has also been revealed. The list includes characters from the comic strip Peanuts and artwork by Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat. By twisting the bezel, device owners can customize the face in a jiffy.
Moving on to key specifications, the Gear S2 Classic features a 1.2-inch 360 x 360 circular Super AMOLED display. Under the hood, it is powered by a dual-core 1 GHz Exynos 3250 SoC and backed by 512 MB of RAM. It comes equipped with 4 GB of native storage space.
The Gear S2 is compatible with devices running Android 4.4 and above. However, the handsets should have at least 1.5 GB of RAM to take the load. In case, readers would like to know the comprehensive list of devices supported by this smartwatch, check this official link out.
Speaking of connectivity, Phone Arena said that other than the Bluetooth option, the Samsung Gear S2 Classic features Wi-Fi connectivity to receive notifications. The icing on the cake is the built-in NFC to support Samsung Pay. Also note-worthy is the IP 68 rating for water-resistance.