Thursday 18 July 2024

Galaxy Watch

Samsung expands wearables portfolio targeting wellness

PARIS, 8 days ago

Samsung Electronics has unveiled the new Galaxy Ring, Galaxy Watch7 and Galaxy Watch Ultra, expanding the power of Galaxy AI to more people through wearables designed to provide end-to-end wellness experiences.  
These new additions to the wearables portfolio are central to Samsung’s vision for Galaxy AI to enhance digital health, delivering personalised insights and tailored health experiences that enable a more comprehensive understanding of oneself through a holistic approach to everyday wellness. 
Obtaining accurate, detailed, and advanced information on personal health is a key factor in this process, and Samsung’s accumulated sensor innovations on Galaxy Ring, Galaxy Watch7 and Galaxy Watch Ultra are helping bring its vision to life. Galaxy Ring delivers a straight-forward approach to wellness, offering health monitoring, tracking, and personalised insights while worn comfortably on a finger, even while asleep. 
Everyday wellness
Galaxy Watch7 maximises everyday wellness with personalised workouts along with intelligent and preventative health monitoring capabilities. Galaxy Watch Ultra – the newest addition to the Galaxy Watch lineup – is Samsung’s most capable smartwatch yet, designed for next level achievements.
“The latest additions to our wearables portfolio integrate Samsung’s most advanced technologies and innovations, enabling one to take control of one’s health and wellness with preventative healthcare solutions,” said TM Roh, President and Head of Mobile eXperience Business at Samsung Electronics. 
“The intelligence, guidance and insights that are offered with Galaxy Ring, Galaxy Watch7 and Galaxy Watch Ultra will help users turn data into meaningful insights and create a whole new era of expanded intelligent health experiences.” 
Galaxy Ring: Simplifying Wellness, Starting with Sleep 
Galaxy Ring offers a simple approach to everyday wellness, featuring Samsung’s proven sensor technology in the smallest unobtrusive form, and provides insights that help one understand oneself easily. Designed for 24/7 health monitoring, Galaxy Ring is lightweight, weighing from 2.3 grams to 3.0 grams, ensuring comfort during extended wear. 
Its distinct concave design adds a touch of style while maintaining durability. With 10ATM water resistance and Titanium Grade 5 finish, one can confidently wear Galaxy Ring anywhere without worry. Experience continuous usage with up to seven days battery life, and benefit from a specially designed charging case that features aesthetic LED lighting to indicate charging status. 
Stay true to one’s personal style with three colour choices – Titanium Black, Titanium Silver and Titanium Gold, along with a sizing kit that helps one find the right fit from nine size options. 
With Galaxy Ring, one can enjoy around-the-clock support that is customised to one’s needs and becomes more powerful over time thanks to the advanced technology of Galaxy AI. All data and insights are integrated into Samsung Health for seamless access within one cohesive platform without a subscription. Starting with sleep, the foundation of wellness, Galaxy Ring features Samsung’s best-in-class sleep analysis and a powerful sleep AI algorithm to help one easily understand one’s sleep patterns and build better habits. Along with Sleep Score and snoring analysis, new sleep metrics such as movement during sleep, sleep latency, heart and respiratory rate provide a detailed and accurate analysis of sleep quality. With Cycle Tracking, one can better track one’s menstrual cycle through overnight skin temperature monitoring. 
Holistic insights and motivational encouragement provided by Galaxy Ring allow one to wake up refreshed and ready to take on one’s day. It starts with Galaxy AI, which generates a detailed health report that includes various health metrics. New Energy Score, a Galaxy AI enabled feature, enhances one’s awareness of the ways one’s health influences one’s daily life, so one can utilise recommendations based on one’s current physical state to focus one’s daily efforts on making improvements. This score is calculated by evaluating one’s physical and mental conditions across four significant factors: Sleep, Activity, Sleeping Heart Rate and Sleeping Heart Rate Variability. Additionally, one can receive personalised messages aimed at enhancing one’s well-being across all areas of one’s health journey, thanks to Wellness Tips, which is driven by comprehensive data and individual interests.
Galaxy Ring also supports broader everyday wellness monitoring, allowing one to stay informed about one’s heart health with Heart Rate Alert. This feature provides instant notifications regarding unusually high or low heart rates in real-time via the Samsung Health app. You can gain additional details about one’s heart rate including beats per minute, time start and time duration with Live Heart Rate Check. Galaxy Ring also helps one maintain an active lifestyle and stay motivated with automatic walking and running tracking via Auto Workout Detection, and daily fitness reminders with Inactive Alert. In addition, one can easily take photos or dismiss one’s alarm on Galaxy smartphones with a double pinch via Gestures, and find the location of one’s Galaxy Ring via one’s Galaxy smartphone with Find My Ring on Samsung Find.  
Galaxy Watch7: Comprehensive Understanding of Everyday Wellness
Galaxy Watch7 is designed to help one gain a holistic understanding of oneself. Galaxy Watch7 motivates one to create healthier days with more ways to support everyday wellness. One can accurately track over 100 workouts and build routines by combining various exercises with Workout Routine to achieve one’s goals. With Race, compare current and past performance in real-time to track progress and maintain motivation. Receive a complete body and fitness snapshot with Body Composition for a comprehensive understanding of one’s body. 
In addition to the new advanced AI algorithm for sleep analysis, Galaxy Watch7 offers the De Novo FDA-authorised Sleep Apnea feature, providing a simple, proactive tool to check potential signs of sleep apnea. Receive real-time readings and alerts for abnormally high or low heart rates with Heart Rate monitoring, detect irregular heart rhythms suggestive of atrial fibrillation (AFib) with IHRN (Irregular Heart Rhythm Notification), and get a deeper understanding of one’s heart health with Electrocardiogram (ECG) and Blood Pressure (BP) monitoring. 
These advanced, in-depth monitoring and tailored insights are made possible thanks to Samsung’s most innovative hardware on Galaxy Watch7. An enhanced BioActive Sensor offers increased accuracy, empowering one to better understand oneself with comprehensive readings. For the first time, Galaxy Watch7 allows one to conveniently track advanced glycation end products (AGEs) right from one’s wrist with an AGEs Index. Strongly influenced by diet and lifestyle, AGEs reflect oner overall biological aging process and provide an indication of metabolic health. 
Equipped with the most powerful chip in the Galaxy Watch line-up, and for the first time a 3nm Processor, Galaxy Watch7 delivers a more seamless wearable experience with three times faster CPU and 30% improved power efficiency of application processor. In addition, Galaxy Watch7 is the first Galaxy smartwatch to feature a Dual-frequency GPS system, which can more precisely track location even in dense urban environments, enabling one to conquer wherever one is.
Featuring Samsung’s iconic circle design, Galaxy Watch7 allows one to match one’s personal style with new watch bands, including a ripple shape design and colourful stitch details, along with a variety of watch faces. Galaxy Watch7 also brings more intuitive and seamless experiences between connected Galaxy devices. Answer messages effortlessly with intelligent Suggested replies, which suggests suitable responses by analysing previous conversations through Galaxy AI. With Double Pinch Gestures, easily control a Galaxy Watch and connected Galaxy smartphone even when one’s hands are full, and simply use the all-in-one Samsung Wallet from payments to accessing Digital IDs to make every day more convenient. 
Galaxy Watch7 will be available in two sizes, 40mm and 44mm. Galaxy Watch7 40mm is available in Green and Cream, while Galaxy Watch7 44mm is available in Green and Silver.
Galaxy Watch Ultra: Maximising Passionate Performance 
Building on the foundation of Galaxy Watch7’s advanced health monitoring features and powerful hardware, Galaxy Watch Ultra - the newest and most powerful addition to the Galaxy Watch portfolio – further unlocks enhanced fitness experiences for next level achievements with ultimate intelligence and capabilities. Echoing Galaxy Watch’s circle design legacy, a new cushion design enhances protection and visual completeness, while a Dynamic Lug System for enhanced comfort empowers one to be the best version of oneself anywhere, anytime. 
Premium capabilities built for extreme durability enable one to push limits and go further with a Titanium Grade 4 frame and 10ATM water resistance. Additionally, Galaxy Watch Ultra operates at a wider range of altitudes, from 500 meters below sea level to 9,000 meters high for tracking advanced fitness experiences like swimming in the ocean to cycling in extreme environments.
Track multi-course workouts for a triathlon from swimming to cycling to running with new Multi-sports tile. Plus, new Functional Threshold Power (FTP) for cycling accurately measures maximum cycling power in just 4 minutes with AI-powered FTP metrics to unlock full potential based on indicators unique to one. Galaxy Watch Ultra also provides an advanced Personalised HR Zone, so one can workout at optimal intensity levels based on one’s physical capabilities. 
With a newly added Quick Button, one can instantly initiate and control workouts and map other functions to suit one’s needs. Plus, one can activate an Emergency Siren for safety. Post-workout, check stats at a glance with dedicated watch faces for Galaxy Watch Ultra which automatically switch to Night Mode for optimal readability in the dark. Additionally, with a peak brightness of 3,000 nits, Galaxy Watch Ultra also ensures readability even in bright sunlight. For peace of mind during longer adventures, Galaxy Watch Ultra has the longest battery life within the Galaxy Watch line-up, offering up to 100 hours in Power Saving and 48 hours in Exercise Power Saving. 
Galaxy Watch Ultra will be available in a 47mm size in Titanium Gray, Titanium White and Titanium Silver. 
Galaxy Watch7 and Galaxy Watch Ultra are the first Android smartwatches powered by Wear OS 5, the most powerful release from Wear OS yet. Offering advanced performance and power efficiency, Wear OS 5 ensures one can enjoy more seamless and smooth interactions and use one’s Galaxy Watch for longer. In addition, one can maximise one’s wearable experience with access to a variety of popular apps right from one’s wrist, including Galaxy services, Google apps and fan-favourite third-party apps.
As always, the power of Samsung’s connected Galaxy ecosystem brings even greater benefits to unlock even more potential. You can receive a more seamless and accurate health analysis from a wider range of data by wearing Galaxy Watch and Galaxy Ring together, improving precision and accuracy day through night, especially for sleep. Plus, wear Galaxy Ring even longer when paired with Galaxy Watch, further extending the already-long battery life up to 30%.--TradeArabia News Service


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