When Samsung launched the original Galaxy Gear smartwatch, it was only compatible with handful of devices.
Now, with the coming of Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit, Samsung appears to be more confident about the future of wearable devices.
To make sure that as many as devices get paired with the latest Gear range of wearable devices, Samsung has released the list of compatible Galaxy products that go with the new Gear 2 and Gear Fit.
The list includes 12 Galaxy-branded smartphones and 8 tablets, making it a grand total of 20 devices compatible with the wearables. These devices are- Samsung Galaxy S5, Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo, Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Samsung Galaxy S4, Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini, Samsung Galaxy S4 Active, Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom, Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3,Samsung Galaxy Note II, Samsung Galaxy S3, Samsung Galaxy Grand 2, Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8, Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2, Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2, Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1, Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4, Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 edition), Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 and Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0.
For the reminder, the Samsung Gear 2 runs Tizen OS, whereas the Gear Fit is powered by an unknown customized OS.
Meanwhile, Samsung is rumored to introduce a smartphone powered by Google's Android Wear OS. According to Reuters, Yoon Han-kil, Samsung's senior VP of product strategy, revealed that firm has plans in place to launch an Android-based smartwatch sometime later this year.
Back in 2013, Samsung first launched an Android-powered intelligent watch at IFA Berlin tech show. The watch turned out to be a big letdown citing boring design and an expensive price tag.
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