Samsung is not making its presence continuously in the Smartphone market only rather wearable device is another part where they are making a serious push. The company introduced Samsung Gear Fit almost two years back, and now they have come up with its successor Gear Fit 2 designed with more improved technology. The previous version is no doubt better but as almost two years passed by, so it is pretty obvious that the recent one will be more advanced regarding specification, performance, and features. Here is a full explanation to help you having a good buying decision.
Starting with the processor, Gear Fit 2 incorporates a much faster processor which is five times better and is designed to perform various additional activities such as accessing notification from Android phones, replying to texts, calls with emojis and canned messages while it also supports apps even though the options are limited. But the process of Gear Fit was designed to track the fitness only and nothing more.
Samsung Gear Fit 2 Might be Smaller Than The Predecessor
When it comes to display, the screen size of Gear Fit 2 might be a bit smaller (1.5 inches) than the predecessor, but diagonally it has double width while it is sharper and incorporated advanced display technology. Rated IP68, Gear Fit 2 is accidental submersion while Gear Fit was rated IP67 that is a bit less and the new version is better resistance to water. Regarding battery life, the later version again wins the game that can last up to three days on a single charge while the previous version requires charging almost every night.
Overall it can be said that both devices are great, but the Gear Fit 2 is considerably better that is stronger, faster, smarter and looks much better. For a price of $180, Samsung Gear Fit 2 is no doubt a great fitness tracker to own.