Just over a day ago, Google made a huge announcement that could potentially change the wearable industry in a major fashion – . The Korean electronics giant has also confirmed that it is the new (and improved) avatar of Wear OS for its future smartwatches, including the upcoming Galaxy Watch Active Four series. Now, a pair of fresh leaks claims to on what Samsung’s next smartwatch will be all about.
The new OS after Wear OS integrates Tizen OS
— Ice uniUniverseUniverseIce)
As per leakster Ice Universe, the 4 will flaunt slimmer bezels than its predecessor, while the front glass is now flat instead of going for the slightly curved 2.5D design. It is unclear if the bezels will be capacitive – just like the Galaxy Watch Active 2 – or if it will go with a physical . If the rumors are anything to go by, the will break cover at the next Unpacked event scheduled for July or August, alongside new foldable phones from Samsung.
At its heart will be a 5nm process. However, whether it will be a is unclear. Tipster Roland Quandt adds that the Active 4 will be offered in two models – Aluminum and Stainless Steel, with the latter being the more premium (read: expensive) variant. As for the size, the sporty smartwatch will the shelves in 40mm and 44mm models.
One model Aluminum, 1 model stainless steel.
— Roland Quandt (@rquandt)
On the software side, we will see the new iteration of facelift and many new capabilities. Regarding health and wellness capabilities, we can expect features such as ECG, blood pressure monitoring, and oxygen saturation measurement. Still, Samsung’s likely won’t appear on the Galaxy Watch Active 4.