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Samsung to unveil smartwatch on 4 September - report

Monday 19 August 2013 | 09:03 CET | News
Samsung is expected to unveil the Galaxy Gear smartwatch on 4 September, before the IFA trade show in Berlin, running 6-11 September, two people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg. The watch is expected to be able to make phone calls, surf the internet and handle e-mails. Samsung has not commented on the report, although the executive vice president of the group's mobile business, Lee Young Hee, told Bloomberg in March that the company was working on a watch device. The Galaxy Gear will run the Android operating system and is expected to be released before the end of the year and before

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Hmm... galaxy this, galaxy that. wont be ssurprised if samsung changes its name to galaxy mobile!
kayode osiname @ 19/8/2013 - 10:32


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