Samsung’s new Galaxy Watch 3 will be available on August 5 and some of the new features are already available in the official apps.
In a few days, Samsung will present its next Smartwach with the Tizen operating system; the normal Galaxy Watch enters its second generation. But because there was a long time between the two generations, the new watch is called the Galaxy Watch 3. So don’t be surprised, there was no predecessor called the Galaxy Watch 2, just a Galaxy Watch Active 2. In any case, the watch almost is there, an official Samsung -The application already reveals several functions.
New gestures for telephony
Samsung, for example, is introducing new gestures. To answer an incoming call, all you have to do is squeeze your hand and open it again. However, shaking your arm can ignore an incoming call. The Galaxy Watch 3 has a speaker, so you can make calls directly through the watch without headphones.
The gesture to create screenshots is also new; in the future, you will simply press both external buttons at the same time. These are the gestures that have been discovered so far, but there could be a few more.
Samsung watch detects drops
Another innovation is fall detection, which can save our lives when in doubt. The watch can automatically recognize when the user has fallen or fallen. It rings and tries to get a response from the user for one minute. If there is no answer, a help call can be made automatically, for which you have previously saved your emergency contacts.
Last but not least, XDA colleagues were also able to discover the factory available watch faces. Some of these virtual clock faces use wallpapers that Samsung will only present with the upcoming Galaxy Note 20.
As mentioned, Samsung will launch the new Galaxy Watch 3 on August 5 and shortly after. Some details have been known for a long time, there have also been reports about the expected prices of the smartwatch.