The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 official with the physically rotatable bezel in favor of a digital telescope. The redesigned OneUI now uses a virtual frame on the Super AMOLED display, a design that optimizes your wrist’s screen. By comparison, the 44mm version has a larger screen than the 46 mm Galaxy Watch.
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 official is available in two sizes – 40 mm and 44 mm – and in two versions. You can have a casual version with a lightweight aluminum body and FKM strap or a stainless steel case with a leather strap.
The watch has an optical heart rate reader with 8 LEDs for faster readings. This new model also benefits from an electrocardiogram (ECG) function. As the name implies, this watch focuses on exercise, but also on well-being and sleep.
The Galaxy Watch Active 2 can record 39 different types of training, some of which have subcategories. For example, the updated Running Coach has 7 different modes with real-time tracking (supported by GPS, a barometer and an accelerometer).
The watch has a water resistance of up to 5 ATM (and IP68) and is therefore suitable for swimming. It can also be shocking (MIL-STD-810G compliant) and has Gorilla Glass DX + to protect the screen.
The Calm app features guided meditation programs and sleep tracking (available in English, Spanish and German). The watch can also track your stress level.
Both sizes of Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 have a super AMOLED display with a resolution of 360 x 360 pixels. The 40mm version has a 1.2-inch screen, the 44-mm version has a 1.4-inch screen. The clock is driven by the Exynos 9110 chipset with 768 MB RAM and runs under Tizen OS.
An LTE version (with 1.5GB of RAM) keeps you up to date with your social network accounts. You can read, react and like the tweets of the watch yourself and watch videos. There are also real-time voice and text translations in more than 16 languages.
Thanks to Samsung’s partnership with Spotify, you can listen to music anytime. Just log in to your Samsung account and listen. The watch can also be used as a remote control for your Samsung Galaxy flagship product (S9, Note9 or S10).
The Samsung ecosystem includes additional features, including Samsung Health, Smart Things, Pay, and Bixby.
The prices and availability of the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 have yet to be confirmed.