Samsung’s latest wearable, the Galaxy Watch Active is now available for purchase in Canada.
The Galaxy Watch Active has a 1.1-inch Super AMOLED touch display with a resolution of 360 x 360. Unlike the Gear Sport, the Galaxy Watch Active doesn’t have the rotating bezel that Samsung’s smartwatches are known for.
The watch is powered by a dual-core Exynos 9110 processor with 768MB of RAM and 4GB of internal storage.
For sensors, the Galaxy Watch Active comes with an HR monitor, gyroscope, light sensor, barometer and accelerometer.
There’s a 230 mAh battery which Samsung says can give you up to 45 hours of usage and 90 hours in low usage.
The Galaxy Watch Active has blood pressure tracking via the My BP Lab app, fitness tracking improvements (with more than 39 activities that can be tracked). The watch is compatible with Android and iOS device with real-time coaching.
The watch is running Tizen-based Wearable OS 4.0 and uses WPC-based wireless charging.
The Galaxy Watch Active costs $299 CAD and is available in four colours, Silver, Black, Rose Gold and Sea Green. The watch is available fro Samsung Experience Stores, Samsung’s website and retailers across Canada.