Samsung seems to be on the best path with its new Samsung Gear R smartwatch. Not too way back, the Korean firm signed a cope with Nokia to convey the HERE maps navigation service to the Galaxy handsets in addition to the Samsung Gear R smartwatch.
It seems that it’s not simply Nokia, Samsung has additionally partnered with Nike to convey the Nike+ Running app to Samsung Gear J when it launches in October.
“Nike+ Running has modified the best way individuals expertise sports activities. It motivates runners to run additional, quicker and extra typically by monitoring their exercise, celebrating their progress, enlisting personalised teaching, difficult their associates and sharing runs with their complete social community. The integration with the Samsung Gear J permits extra runners to hitch the Nike+ group and luxuriate in the advantages of this nice service.” – Adam Roth, Vice President of Nike Global Running Brand Marketing.
The advantage of the Samsung Gear R is that it will probably work with out pairing with a smartphone, and comes with 3G connectivity on board. It appears Nike is planning to utilize this performance to supply Gear J customers with the power to measure totally different health associated metrics utilizing the Nike+ Running app.
The app will use 3G connectivity to trace consumer’s progress, show actual-time statistics, steps taken, and map the runs with out the necessity of pairing it with a smartphone.