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post #11 of 19
I actually like the idea behind the Galaxy Gear, a smartwatch that provides an alternative interface to the phone. I was considering getting it together with a Note III, but in the end I decided to pass on the Gear because it seems there are still many aspects that need improvement. This is normal since it is the first product of this series and I am pretty sure with future iterations will substantially improve the Gear making it more useful.
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I find this whole smartwatch idea ridiculous.
   
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post #13 of 19
i dont like the fact that it must be paired with a samsung device which depends on a samsung rom

i want a custom AOSP rom
post #14 of 19
Yeah, pretty much a gimmick for rich kids and hipsters.
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A second revision with A7 cores, always-on 5 day battery life and I might consider
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by The Robot View Post

Yeah, pretty much a gimmick for rich kids and hipsters.

Well i guess i am a rich kid and hipsters.....
post #17 of 19
I love the idea, even though its not a necessity, its cool.
I was on board with the Galaxy gear at first but i wasn't down for buying a new galaxy 3 in order to use it.
Its marketing mombo, they want you to buy a new phone and spend another 300 bucks on a useless companion.
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post #18 of 19
Oh another one of these threads lol...

OT: I think i like sony's smart watch the best.
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post #19 of 19
Quote:
Originally Posted by jojoenglish85 View Post

I love the idea, even though its not a necessity, its cool.
I was on board with the Galaxy gear at first but i wasn't down for buying a new galaxy 3 in order to use it.
Its marketing mombo, they want you to buy a new phone and spend another 300 bucks on a useless companion.

I am not defending the Gear whatsoever... however.. this device might be useless to you but to others it could be a game changer... biggrin.gif
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Originally Posted by bencher View Post

Oh another one of these threads lol...

OT: I think i like sony's smart watch the best.

i also have the smartwatch 2 for 1 week now. And as of today i am loving my gear more.. biggrin.gif
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