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Samsung Gear S2 Gets New Software Update With Enhanced Experience Including VR Control

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Launched in 2015, Samsung Gear S2 is on its evolution course and is now updated via software. With a convenient UI, it has become more unique and practical than ever.

The user interface itself has gone through a few noticeable changes. The newness includes optimized icons and widgets for the Gear S series circular display, unified screen appearance, app shortcuts with manual management ability, and Quick Panel for fast adjustment settings of the screen.

Gear S2Enhanced integration with Samsung Health is another improvement the update brings. Step counts and heart rates can now be read with a quick glance. Also, quick access to regular exercise via the new Multi-workout widget is possible. Inactivity Alerts are added as well.

While being connected with Samsung Health, the Gear S2 gets more options for you to explore. Weight Management leads you to daily exercise performance and caloric intake. Real-time heart rate and video content related to control exercise can be accessed by connecting the wearable to the smartphone that’s synced with the TV. Ultimately, you are enjoying a professional fitness program right in your home!

Now comes the VR part. The wearable is compatible with more hardware and software users are enjoying already. Like, you can download the Gear VR Controller app to manipulate VR content using Gear S2. Also, the PPT Controller app will get you to control the display of PowerPoint slides.

Last but not least is the convenience of receiving weather updates all through the day. Gear S2 provides daily forecasts to the users!

How do you like the new changes? Share in the comments below. Stay with us for the next update from Samsung.


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