Gear Live Running Android Wear Leaks Before Google I/O
Samsung was revealed sometime last week to be one of the partners revealing an Android Wear equipped smartwatch at Google I/O. However, details on the device were scarce – until now.
The device, apparently named, Samsung Gear Live, will be launched on July 7 after a possible unveiling at Google I/O. The Gear Live is supposedly equipped with a 1.63-inch Super AMOLED screen with 320×320 pixel resolution. It is going to be powered by a 1.2 GHz processor with 512MB RAM and 4GB of on board storage. It will reportedly carry the IP67 standard similar to the Samsung Galaxy S5 making the Gear Live waterproof and dustproof. Also included in the Gear Live is a heart-rate monitor, Bluetooth 4.0 and a 300mAh battery. it will reportedly be 37.9 x 56.4 x 8.9 mm in dimensions and weigh 59 grams.
The Gear Live will carry a similar price tag as the LG G watch at USD$255 (RM 800). No detail yet on Malaysian pricing but our neighbours over in Singapore will be getting it on July 7 for SGD$ 318.49 (RM830).