Gear Fit, which is part of Samsung’s list of wearable devices offer remarkable convenience to its wearer. It is a smartwatch and a fitness device combined in just one gadget. It will surely be very comfortable to wear because of its innovative and unique curved display.
One notable difference from its Gear smartwatches, the Gear fit is running on Samsung’s operating system which means that downloading of applications is not possible. The main settings of this gadget can be downloaded through the Samsung App Store with the use of Bluetooth.
Its features and characteristics is amazing. It weighs only 27 grams and it possesses a 1.84” super amoled display which has been curved making it unique and comfortable to wear. It boasts a resolution of 432×128 pixels along with a processor of 180MHz.
Apart from its elegant display plus its chromed edges, it has a plain plastic base unit accompanied with a changeable strap. You can choose from the colors mocha grey, orange and black. Finding the best color that suits your personal preferences and style will not be a problem.
The Gear Fit is also very easy to set up. It is very user friendly and it has a nice and tidy user interface. Some of its features include monitoring the wearer’s heart rate, provides email notifications, notifications for incoming calls, pedometer and various other features monitoring different exercises such as walking, cycling, running and even hiking.
It first came with a horizontal display making it quite difficult to read the text. Good thing it came with a different angle that was the vertical view and that was included on its most recent update. However, reading long emails with it can be very difficult since the screen and the text are much smaller than usual.
For proper heart rate monitoring, it is a must to wear it tightly. This is made possible by the sensor placed at the backside of the Gear Fit and its functions once it comes in contact with the skin of its wearer. It is also resistant to dust and water.
Gear Fit can monitor the heart rate, steps taken, burnt calories, sleep patterns and calorie intake. The heart rate monitoring is unique to the Gear Fit.