Manila, Philippines – Smartwatches and earbuds are the usual partners we always have in most of our extra activities.
And it is very timely for today’s new normal that Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. just recently announced their new wearables, Galaxy Watch 3 and Galaxy Buds Live that keep us on track for a healthier lifestyle and better communication with the leading-edge technology.
Galaxy Watch 3: The smartest watch that watches on you
Looking for a combination of smartphone-level productivity and sophisticated health technology with a look of a classic and edgy watch? Then this product perfectly fits for you. Galaxy watch 3 has 2 sizes which you can choose from 41mm or 45mm but is 14% and 15% slimmer than the original Galaxy watch. Galaxy Watch 3 is built with premium materials such as a genuine leather strap, 360 x 360 AMOLED, and stainless steel.
Galaxy watch 3 has a rotate-able bezel for easy navigation among its features. But the most exciting thing about this watch is its advance health features such as — sleep management functions that monitor your REM cycles, deep sleep and total sleep time, the fitness features with a wide range of workout tracker, and your health partner that monitors your ECG, blood pressure, SpO2, Heart/rate VO2 max plus fall detection.
Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 specs:
|Color||Stainless Steel: Mystic Bronze, Mystic Black, Mystic Silver
Titanium: Mystic Black
|Material||Stainless Steel case with premium leather strap
Titanium case with metal strap
|45mm: 45 x 46.2 x 11.1 mm, 53.8g (Stainless Steel) / 43g (Titanium)
41mm: 41 x 42.5 x 11.3 mm, 48.2g (Stainless Steel)
*measured without strap
|Display||45mm: 1.4” (34mm) / 41mm: 1.2” (30mm)
360 x 360 Super AMOLED, Full Color Always On Display,
Corning® Gorilla® Glass DX
|Battery||45mm: 340mAh / 41mm: 247mAh
WPC-based wireless charging
|AP||Exynos 9110 Dual-core 1.15 GHz|
|OS||Tizen Based Wearable OS 5.5|
|Memory||1GB RAM + 8GB internal storage|
|Connectivity||Bluetooth v5.0, Wi-Fi b/g/n, NFC, GPS/Glonass/Beidou/Galileo|
|Sensor||Accelerometer, Barometer, Gyro Sensor, Light Sensor,
Optical Heart Rate Sensor, Electrical Heart Sensor
|Durability||5ATM + IP68 / MIL-STD-810G|
|Compatibility||Android: Android 5.0?, RAM 1.5GB? / iOS: iPhone 5?, iOS 9.0?|
In the Philippines, the Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 prices are:
- Stainless Steel 41mm (Bluetooth) – PHP18,990
- Stainless Steel 45mm (Bluetooth) – PHP20,990
The Titanium variant will be available later this year as an online exclusive model.
Galaxy Buds Live: Designed for your ears
Galaxy Buds Live is design with two wingtips sizes to sits perfectly inside the ear, giving you all-day comfort that even you leave home or do your workout routines, these buds will still tuck in your ears.
These beasts also have an active noise cancellation (ANC) that reduces background noises up to 97% in low-frequency bands without missing what’s important like voices and announcements. In partnership with AKG, Galaxy Buds Live has a 12mm speaker and bass duct that produces immersive audio for you to enjoy music like any artist expect it to hear.
Galaxy Buds Live also features a smart assistant that listens back and a perceptive touch-based PUI(physical user interface) for touch control. Just stay connected on your phone and you can control your device without lifting a finger by activating Bixby voice wake-up and you can manage your calls, adjust the volume, open apps, play music, or check the weather while on the move.
Galaxy Buds Live specs
|Galaxy Buds Live|
|Dimensions & Weight||Earbuds: 16.5 x 27.3 x 14.9 mm, 5.6g
Charging Case: 50 x 50.2 x 27.8 mm, 42.2g
|Microphones||3 mics (2 outers + 1 inner )|
|Battery Capacity||Earbuds: 60 mAh
Charging Case: 472 mAh
|Play Time||6 hours / total 21 hours (ANC or Bixby Voice Wake-up ON)
5.5 hours / total 20 hours (ANC and Bixby Voice Wake-up ON)
8 hours / total 29 hours (ANC and Bixby Voice Wake-up OFF)
|Talk Time22||4.5 hours / Total 17 hours (ANC ON)
5.5 hours / Total 19 hours (ANC OFF)
|Charging||1-hour playtime with 5 minutes quick charging
Qi-certified wireless charging
Codec: Scalable (Samsung proprietary), AAC, SBC
|Sensor||Accelerometer, IR, Hall, Touch, Grip, VPU (Voice Pickup Unit)|
|Compatibility||Android: Android 5.0?, RAM 1.5GB? / iOS: iPhone 7?, iOS 10.0?|
Galaxy Buds Live Price in PH
In the Philippines, the Galaxy Buds Live retails for PHP 8,990.