Meet Galaxy Fit 2, the fitness bracelet that sold 1.3 million units | Wearables

Meet Galaxy Fit 2, the fitness bracelet that sold 1.3 million units | Wearables
Meet Galaxy Fit 2, the fitness bracelet that sold 1.3 million units | Wearables

The wearable arrived in Brazil a few weeks after the global announcement and can be found on the official website for R $ 349. Other stores already sell it at a discount of R $ 160. The manufacturer faced a 9% drop in participation in the wearable category, but the Galaxy Fit 2 arrived to swim against that current. Next, check the device’s specifications.

✅ Get the Galaxy Fit 2 at the best price: R $ 189

1 of 5 Galaxy Fit 2 – Photo: Playback / Samsung

Galaxy Fit 2 – Photo: Playback / Samsung

Although visually reminiscent of its predecessor, the Galaxy Fit 2 brings some important changes in terms of screen and design. The display took a significant leap, both in size and quality. Now at 1.1 inches, the 3D panel features AMOLED technology and promises more quality and faster data visualization.

The bracelet, in turn, became thinner. At 11.1 mm thick, Samsung promises more comfort to the user. According to the manufacturer, the finish was designed for daily and constant use, without the accumulation of sweat. The device is available in two color options, red and black, and has a color display with up to 70 different faces.

2 out of 5 Galaxy Fit 2 has a 1.1 inch screen and amoled technology – Photo: Reproduction / Samsung

Galaxy Fit 2 has a 1.1 inch screen and amoled technology – Photo: Reproduction / Samsung

Focused on health and exercise, Galaxy Fit 2 has sensors capable of measuring heart rate, counting steps and detecting physical activities. The fitness bracelet can recognize up to five different types of exercises and monitor information such as time spent and calories burned.

The device also has sleep management, stress level monitoring and reminder to wash hands, a very useful function in times of pandemic.

3 out of 5 Galaxy Fit 2 recognizes and tracks different types of training – Photo: Disclosure / Samsung

The Galaxy Fit 2 recognizes and tracks different types of training – Photo: Disclosure / Samsung

The Galaxy Fit 2 has a rubberized finish, ideal for physical exercises. The device weighs 21 grams and, due to the material, tends to last longer. In addition, it is certified with military resistance.

The bracelet has an IP68 rating, that is, it is water resistant up to 50 meters deep and certified for 5 ATM. The wearable also has dust resistance. Despite having the swimming modality, it is not recommended for diving and water activities under high pressure.

4 out of 5 The Galaxy Fit 2 is IP68 certified for water resistance – Photo: Disclosure / Samsung

The Galaxy Fit 2 has IP68 certification of water resistance – Photo: Disclosure / Samsung

The Galaxy Fit 2 offers a 159 mAh battery. Samsung promises 15 days of use under normal conditions and up to 21 days with basic functions, in a kind of economical way. The device must remain active at all times with a minimum of interruptions, recording from daytime activities to monitoring sleep consistently and for long periods.

Connectivity and extra features

With Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity, Galaxy Fit 2 can connect to cell phones running Android 5.0 or higher and iPhone 7 or later, as long as it has at least iOS 10. That way, it shows phone notifications directly on the wrist, offers quick responses and allows you to control the music playing on your smartphone.

The wearable comes with standard USB-C cable and input. He lacks the GPS.

5 out of 5 Galaxy Fit 2 have 159 mAh battery and Bluetooth 5.0 connection – Photo: Disclosure / Samsung

Galaxy Fit 2 has 159 mAh battery and Bluetooth 5.0 connection – Photo: Disclosure / Samsung

The Galaxy Fit 2 landed in Brazil in September 2020, a few weeks after the official launch. The bracelet came to the market with a suggested price of R $ 379, but is found on Amazon for R $ 189.

Galaxy Fit 2 technical sheet

  • Released: September 2020
  • Dimensions and weight: 46.6 x 18.6 x 11.1 mm; 21 g
  • Water protection: IP68
  • Display size: 1.1 inches
  • Display resolution: 126 x 294 pixels
  • Panel: AMOLED
  • RAM: 2 MB
  • Storage: 32 MB
  • System: FreeRTOS
  • Connectivity and extras: Bluetooth 5.0
  • Battery: 159 mAh

With information from Samsung e SamMobile

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