After nearly four months of being official, Samsung has finally launched the Gear S3 classic and Gear S3 frontier in India.The Frontier Edition sports a rugged and durable design while Classic variant has a stylish and a more refined look.Priced at Rs 28,500, the Samsung Gear S3 will go on sale in India starting January 18th.
The Tizen-based Gear S3 Classic and Frontier comes with a 1.3-inch (360×360 pixels) Circular Super AMOLED Always On Display with Corning Gorilla Glass SR+ protection.Under the hood, is a 1GHz dual-core processor paired with 768MB RAM, and 4GB internal storage.Both variants of the watch are IP68-certified, which means the Samsung Gear S3 Classic and Frontier are dust and water resistant.
In terms of connectivity, the Gear S3 Classic comes with Bluetooth, NFC, and Wi-Fi connectivity while the Gear S3 Frontier variant offers 3G/LTE support along with Bluetooth, NFC, and Wi-Fi.They also feature an accelerometer, gyroscope, heart rate, ambient light, and barometer sensor.The smartwatch supports wireless charging and packs a 380mAh battery with a typical usage of 4 days.
The Gear S3 also includes customizable watch faces with thousands of options and the ability for users to create and download their own custom watch faces.
Update: The Samsung Gear S3 is now available to pre-order on Samsung India eStore.