Samsung Gear S3 announcement set for August 31 at IFA 2016

Samsug Gear S3 announcement invite

Samsung has sent out invites for the announcement of a new Gear smartwatch on August 31st at the IFA. The invite shows a dial along with the caption Talk About 3 confirming that it will be the Gear S3 smartwatch, successor of the Gear S2 that was unveiled at IFA last year.


Last year it introduced Gear S2, Gear S2 3G and Gear S2 Classic smartwatches, this year the company is rumored to unveil Gear S3 Classic, the Gear S3 Frontier and Gear S3 Explorer smartwatches. The Explorer edition is expected to feature a crown, more buttons and changeable watch bands.

These are rumored to come with GPS, speedometer, barometer, altimeter and several more features.

The Samsung Gear S3 announcement happens on 31st August (Wednesday), 6:00 PM CET (10:30 PM IST) at Tempodrom, Berlin, Germany.


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