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Sprint Product Ambassador - Samsung Galaxy Gear after Tizen - Whats new?

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So Samsung launched the Tizen SW for the original Gear to make everything more consistent across their brand. So once I got mine updated I started to look at what was new with this update. I was surprised to see that everything is identical to the new Gear 2 SW.

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As you can see above the UI is the same. However, there is an option to revert the UI somewhat back to the Android view but why would you?

Also available now is the Sleep Monitoring ability which was new in the Gear 2. Every new app works too except any health/fitness app that requires the use of a heart rate monitor as that would be a hardware deficiency. I hope you get to update your watch too and enjoy the new features.

Until next time - please follow me to read my other blogs

- Your product ambassador team

Disclaimer: The Product Ambassadors are Sprint employees from many different parts of the company that love technology. They volunteer to test out all sorts of Sprint devices/services and offer opinions freely to the Community. Each Product Ambassador shares their own opinions of these devices/services, therefore the information in this post does not necessarily reflect the opinions of Sprint. The PA's do not represent the company in an official way, and should not be expected to respond to Community members in an official capacity. #sprintemployee.