Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (LON:BC94) (KRX:005930) is gearing up (no pun intended) for the release of their Galaxy S5 smartphone and Galaxy Gear 2 smartwatch. The original Galaxy Gear watch came out with the Galaxy Note 3 tablet. Unfortunately, the excitement for the device just isn’t there.
Samsung exec touts revamped Galaxy Gear 2
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (LON:BC94) (KRX:005930) executive Lee Young Hee spoke in an interview recently with Bloomberg about the possibility of a new Gear watch the the S5 smartphone. She explained, “We’ve been announcing our first flagship model in the first half of each year, around March and April, and we are still targeting for release around that time. When we release our S5 device, you can also expect a Gear successor with more advanced functions, and the bulky design will also be improved.”