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Galaxy Gear Owners In The US Can Now Move To Tizen

If you’re an owner of the original Samsung Galaxy Great smart watch and live in the US, there’s some good news for you today. Samsung just announced that they have released the software update that allows you to upgrade from the original Android software to their new Tizen software. Samsung started the global rollout of this update

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Refurbished Samsung Galaxy Gear selling for $89.99 from Best Buy

The Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch wasn’t exactly a runaway success for the company as its overall sales estimates will suggest. However, the company has learned its lesson with the smartwatch recently getting an update to Tizen which brings it on par with the Gear 2 as far as usability is concerned. Today, Best Buy is

Refurbished Samsung Galaxy Gear on sale for $99 from Daily Steals

The original Galaxy Gear, despite a few good features and functionality, never caught on as Samsung had hoped, causing the company to hurriedly bring out the Gear 2. However, the original Gear has certainly become a better device through updates, with the most recent update switching its OS from Android to Tizen, which makes the

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Samsung Galaxy Gear officially making the transition to Tizen

A couple of weeks ago, a revelation made by a trusted Samsung source revealed the Galaxy Gear smartwatch running on Tizen, hinting at the imminent arrival of an update. And the day is finally here when Samsung’s Android based smartwatch from last year makes the switch to Tizen with an update now rolling out. Even though

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Samsung reportedly sold 500,000 smartwatches in Q1 2014

According to a new report, Samsung has sold 500,000 smartwatches in the first quarter of the year, which is until the end of March. This comes with a total smartwatch sales of 700,000 during the period, which makes it clear that the Korean manufacturer has been the most successful smartwatch maker in early 2014. Interestingly, these numbers

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Samsung Galaxy Gear to get an update to Tizen: Video

With the arrival of the two new Gear smartwatches, the general consensus was that the original Galaxy Gear which broke cover in September last year would become obsolete. However, some reports have indicated that Samsung might be drawing the smartwatch towards Tizen by providing an update. This has now been confirmed with an unofficial video

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Samsung Galaxy Gear selling for $99.99 on eBay

The first gen Samsung smartwatch also known as the Galaxy Gear is now available for $99.99 from eBay. The listing claims that it’s a “manufacturer refurbished” product, but that’s immaterial considering that it’s only $100. The brand new unit was priced at $299.99 at the time of launch, so this is certainly a decent amount of

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Samsung Galaxy Gear now available for $160 via Woot

The smartwatch that started it off for Samsung, the Galaxy Gear is now available for a decent deal via woot.com. The online retailer is now offering the brand new version of the smartwatch for $160. This is a $140 discount from the original asking price from September, so it’s a decent deal. The smartwatch is

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Best Buy now selling the Samsung Galaxy Gear for $149.99

The Samsung Galaxy Gear was a decent product when it was announced back in September. However, lack of proper compatibility with other smartphones (including Samsung’s own devices) and the steep pricing didn’t really help drive the sales forward. Shortly after, Samsung brought down the original $300 pricing to $250 in a bid to attract more