Samsung Gear Sport smartwatch tipped by FCC entry

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Looks like the Galaxy Note 8 may not be the only thing that Samsung announces later this month.

A new Samsung smartwatch has been spotted in the FCC database. The image for the device’s FCC ID label shows that the smartwatch’s name is the Samsung Gear Sport and that its model number is SM-R600. We can also see a few squarish cutouts on the backside that could be used for heart rate sensors.

Most of the features of this Samsung Gear Sport are missing from this FCC entry, but the documents do list both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity.

Samsung is hosting an event on August 23rd, and while it’s expected that the Galaxy Note 8 will be the focus of the event, it’s …
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Samsung Will Live Stream Coldplay Tour Via Gear VR

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Samsung will live stream Coldplay’s ongoing tour via Gear VR, as the company just announced a partnership between it and Live Nation to cover the concert when the band makes it to its Soldier Field stop. The “A Head Full Of Dreams” tour kicked off on March 16th last year, and will be stopping at Soldier Field later this month, with the live stream taking place on August 17th at 8:30 pm central time. Samsung notes that anyone with a Gear VR headset in over 50 countries will be able to tune in and experience a concert like never before, while also pointing out that this is a “first time ever” type of event so those who are fans of Coldplay and have the necessar…
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Gear: Skech Echo for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus

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Skech’s latest iPhone case, the Echo for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus promise to take impact protection to a whole new level. With its patented Shockwave Technology, Echo claims to be the first clear case on the market that meets 15-foot drop test standards. Echo features a relatively minimalist design, available in only clear and onyx color options, and adds relatively little bulk to the iPhone considering the level of protection it offers. …
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Gear: BodyGuardz Trainr Pro for iPhone 7 Plus

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Summer is here, which means more outdoor activities, more workouts, and a need for more creative ways to carry around your iPhone. If you’ve got an active lifestyle. BodyGuardz new Trainr Pro might be just what you’re looking for — unlike many armband solutions for the iPhone, Trainr Pro features a durable protective iPhone case that snaps into an armband, meaning you can not only easily unsnap the iPhone from your arm for normal use,… …
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Samsung Gear 360 (2017) gets $40 discount at Amazon

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Samsung’s new Gear 360 camera has only been available for around a month now, but Amazon is already offering the device at a solid discount.

Amazon is selling the Gear 360 (2017) for $ 189.36, which is $ 40 off its normal asking price. The Gear 360 is in stock and ready to ship, and it’s also available for two-day shipping for Amazon Prime members.

The Gear 360 (2017) lets you capture 360-degree video in 4K as well as 360-degree images. It also offers live streaming support when you pair your Gear 360 to a smartphone or PC. There’s a microSD slot that you can use to store the videos and images that you capture, battery life up to 130 minutes, and an updated grip that you…
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