Galaxy Watch Active 2 is one of the smartwatches that stand out in the smart wearables market when it comes to a stylish design, many advanced features, and still a reasonable price.
At the Galaxy Note10 launch event held in early August, Samsung also introduced the new Galaxy Watch Active 2, a remarkable upgraded version of the Galaxy Watch Active launched earlier this year. This smartwatch will soon be sold by Samsung in the market at an attractive price, promising to be one of the “hot” and most expensive smartwatches in the price segment that Samsung offers.
With Galaxy Watch Active 2, in general, users will still have a familiar design language from the first generation of Watch Active. Still a watch with a stylish round design and sophistication, somewhat luxurious and eye-catching.
The Galaxy Watch Active 2 is introduced in 40mm and 44mm versions similar to the Apple Watch Series 5, with screen sizes of 1.2 and 1.4 inches, respectively. The Watch Active 2’s screen uses a Super AMOLED panel with a 360 x 360 resolution, protected by Gorilla Glass DX + for increased durability.
The screen border of Watch Active 2 is slightly curved 2.5D to make the operation of the user smoother, no need. Talking about display quality, Samsung has never made users disappointed in screen quality, as for Watch Active 2, Watch Active 2’s screen gives excellent display quality, high brightness, and low cost. Sharp details and vivid colors.
The screen border of Watch Active 2 is designed by Samsung to simulate the physical control rotation effect on previous Samsung smartwatch models. Each time you rotate using the touch operation, this border will produce delightful tactile feedback to create truer. This is also to maximize the screen size, and you can switch it clockwise or vice versa.
On the right side of the Galaxy Watch Active 2 are two physical hard keys, including a Back key and a Menu key. Besides, there is an additional small recording mic so users can answer calls directly on their smartwatch. On the left side, Samsung equips Watch Active 2 with a short range of speakers. Of course, this speaker’s power will not be immense. Users can use this speaker to listen to music or answer calls.
The standard version of the Galaxy Watch Active 2 will come with a regular rubber band to suit your fitness needs. Samsung also sells a more advanced version with a leather strap and stainless steel body. Besides, users can even replace a variety of different bands, depending on your preference.
In terms of features, like many smartwatch models on the market, Galaxy Watch Active 2 can connect to smartphones via Bluetooth, support push notifications, display text messages, answer calls, or even listen to Music…
The device also comes with fitness tracking and fitness modes with 39 different activities, with seven of them automatically activating like running, walking, biking, swimming, rowing machines, elliptical machine (like a treadmill), and stretching exercises. Running features will help you track your running speed.
Samsung says that on the Galaxy Watch Active 2, the heart rate sensor has been upgraded from 4 LEDs to 8 LEDs, the watch’s accelerometer can detect the force of up to 32G – double that of 16G on older generations.
Besides, the Watch Active 2 also has ECG ECG sensors like the Apple Watch Series 4 and 5. Due to being a focused and sporty device, the Watch Active 2 is water-resistant to 5ATM and IP68 (can survive) at a depth of 50 meters underwater for 10 minutes), with durability that meets US military standards MIL-STD-810G.
Regarding hardware, Galaxy Watch Active 2 is equipped with Exynos 9110 chip, 768MB RAM (version with LTE connection will have 1.5GB RAM). The LTE version of Galaxy Watch Active 2 will come with a 340mAh battery, while the Bluetooth-only version will have a 237mAh battery. The device runs on Tizen OS with One UI interface quite easy to use.
With the features and configuration as above, you can plan your budget to buy yourself a smartwatch.