Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch will make calls too, report claims

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Samsung’s reported Galaxy Gear smartwatch will give individuals the ability to make telephone call, browse the web and answer emails, according to reports on Friday.

Bloomberg sources, while backing up current cases the gadget will show up on September 4 on the eve of IFA, also claimed the watch will be provided to the public next month.

The report doesn’t clarify whether the device will be able to make telephone call independently through the presence of cellular tech, however if that’s the case, the Gear would unexpectedly become a lot more considerable.

Previously, expectations had been that the Galaxy Gear would be an accoutrement to the company’s Galaxy smartphones, enabling calls to be responded to and made, however through a Bluetooth connection to the phone.

No flexi-screen?

While the ‘companion device’ option is probably still the more likely result, a watch that can exist individually and still make calls would harken back to the failed LG Watch Phone experiment of a couple of years back.

One thing the gadget will not possess, according to Bloomberg, is the Flexible OLED screen tech Samsung has actually been faithfully roughing out for a number of years.

A launch on September 4 at Samsung’s Unpacked event in Berlin would definitely take the headings at the IFA tech program which commences a few days later on.

Samsung is anticipated to utilize the event to display its latest Galaxy Note 3 smartphone-cum-tablet, however getting a smartwatch to market prior to Apple’s expected iWatch would surely be the huge information.

TechRadar will be out in force in Berlin next month, so remain turned for the statements as they happen.