Soon you can expect to see the smartwatch in BestBuy and Future Shop locations, though. The Gear S has been available in the US for AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile for 10 days now and it's cool that the smartwatch has made it to Canada, too.
The SIM-enabled smartwatch features a 2" 360x480 pixel Super AMOLED display and runs Tizen on a dual-core 1GHz CPU and 512MB of RAM. Internal storage is 4GB and the Gear S is IP67 certified.
Recent import documents suggest Samsung is testing a 2.4" version of the Gear S, which will also feature a SIM card slot.
That is just not true. The next version will not be out until at least next December or so. Verizon in the US has it on special for $250 right now.
I respectfully disagree. By way of disclosure, I'm an electronics engineer.
The Gear S is currently on special at Verizon for $250 with a 2 year contract. I have a Note 4 with an unlimited talk and text, and 2GB data plan. All I have to pay monthly for the Gear S is $5 for it's own, standalone telephone number. After they re...