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SAMSUNG EXPANDS WEARABLES LINE WITH NEW SAMSUNG GEAR FIT; New device blends style, fitness and convenience to provide ultimate connectivity for the active consumer

February 25, 2014



Barcelona, Spain - Samsung Electronics today introduced the new Gear Fit, the industry's first curved, Super AMOLED wearable device for the active consumer. The Gear Fit offers the unmatched convenience of Samsung Gear technology with the most comprehensive fitness tools available, empowering you to stay physically active without sacrificing personal style or mobile connectivity.

"We're excited to be expanding our Gear product portfolio with a range of unique devices so there is something for everyone, irrespective of their different lifestyles, interests and needs," said Simon Stanford, Vice President of IT & Mobile division, Samsung Electronics UK & Ireland. "The new range includes the Gear Fit which we've designed specifically to help those of our customers that want to live a more fit and active life but don't want to sacrifice their own personal style or ability to stay connected on the go."

Whether used as a standalone or companion device, the Samsung Gear Fit puts you in charge of your personal and active lives while staying connected so you never miss a moment.

The ultimate modern fitness solution

The Samsung Gear Fit was designed to comfortably contour to your wrist while offering a vivid Super AMOLED display. It provides much more than an everyday fitness band, keeping you up-to-date with instant notifications from Galaxy smartphones, including incoming calls, emails, SMS, alarm, S-planner, and 3rd party apps while you are on the move so you can stay connected. Changeable straps in Black, Orange and Mocha Grey mean you can express your individual style, changing the look of the Gear Fit to match your outfit or mood for any type of activity.

The sleek new Samsung Gear Fit provides the superior connectivity benefits of Samsung wearable technology with a customised, real-time fitness coaching to provide unique, personalised advice and workout recommendations.

The Gear Fit will be available globally starting from April. Full details and product images are available at www.samsungmobilepress.com and www.samsung.com/uk.

Samsung Gear Fit Product Specifications:

Display

1.84" Curved Super AMOLED (432x128)

Additional

Features

Pedometer, Exercise, Heart Rate, Sleep, Stopwatch, Timer

Notifications (SNS, Call, E-mail, Apps)

Schedule, Smart Relay, Media Controller

Changeable Strap

IP67 Dust and Water Resistant,

Connectivity

Bluetooth v4.0 LE

Sensor

Accelerometer, Gyro, Heart Rate

Dimension

23.4 x 57.4 x 11.95 mm, 27g

Battery

Standard Battery 210mAh

Typical Usage 3~4 days, Low Usage up to 5 days

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of TVs, smartphones, tablets, PCs, cameras, home appliances, printers, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 286,000 people across 80 countries with annual sales of US$216.7 billion. To discover more, please visit www.samsung.com.

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