Samsung had a fairly quiet Cellular World Congress occasion, nevertheless it did inform us we’d study extra about its upcoming Google-approved smartwatch at its subsequent Unpacked occasion. Sadly, the corporate didn’t inform us when precisely that may be, however a brand new report from Korean publication DigitalDaily Information (by way of 9to5Google) claims the following Unpacked will happen on August 11, at 10 AM ET.
In keeping with the report, Samsung shall be launching 5 units on the occasion:
- Galaxy Z Fold 3
- Galaxy Z Flip 3
- Galaxy Watch 4
- Galaxy Watch 4 Lively
- Galaxy Buds 2
Notably, the brand new Galaxy Watches shall be Samsung’s first to not use Tizen OS. Google collaborated with Samsung to revamp Put on OS from the bottom up, making it smoother and extra environment friendly.
Hopefully, the units are capable of keep the lengthy battery life Samsung’s smartwatches have been identified for, whereas having a lot larger compatibility with smartwatch apps by way of Put on OS. That stated, the watch will use a customized One UI Watch pores and skin — as a result of it wouldn’t be Samsung if it didn’t put its personal twist on the software program.
As for the Z Fold 3, it’s anticipated to be a refinement of the unique Fold’s idea with out main adjustments to the shape issue. The most important change except for the anticipated spec bump is that the Z Fold 3 will assist the S-Pen
The occasion will reportedly be broadcast by way of YouTube, as per typical, and there’s no indication the corporate plans to carry a concurrent bodily occasion. With the rumored date slightly over a month away, I’d count on an official announcement from Samsung throughout the subsequent week or two.
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