Tech Lasers Review: Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro

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Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro is better fit than the last iteration

Fitness and activity trackers have slowly crafted a niche market segment for themselves and with each new iteration they are offering more to the consumers. It is simply the best wearable which ticked all the right boxes thereby helping it in making it the best fitness trackers. Gear Fit 2 Pro comes loaded with a number of pre installed apps like Speed Go, MapMyRun, Endomondo and UA Record which helps in offering the best fitness options to the users on the go. Samsung has boosted up the IP68 rating which makes it resistant against the water and dust apart from making it more durable than ever before.

Designed just like the others

Samsung Gear Fit 2 happened to be one of the best designed fitness tracker in the market and the ‘Pro’ keeps the design language intact for better results. It is covered with a curved Super AMOLED display which happens to shine brighter offering more details and crisp colour reproduction to the consumers. The best thing about the Pro edition is that it has vertically oriented interface which can be easily read by the users without the need if tilting in an awkward way.

When it comes to controls it offer touch capacitive display along with two manual buttons right at the side. One button specifically helps in waking up the fitness tracker and go to the main app menu while other button acts as the standard ‘go back’ button. If you wish to put this tracker in the sleep mode then simply put your hand over it and the job will be done.

The major change brought in the overall design of the Samsung Gear Fit 2 pro is that it has a standard watch strap. While the earlier models had a latch strap but there is nothing to worry as it still support the older straps. On turning it over you will find a heart rate sensor along with few pins which allows us to charge the fitness tracker. Charging this fitness tracker is simple and exciting due to the presence of the fail-proof magnetic charging mechanism.

Release date and price of Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro

Samsung is releasing the Gear Fit 2 Pro is being made available globally at a price of just $199. Upon ordering this fitness tracker in US customer will get a set of Samsung U Flex wireless headphones which makes a better deal to the consumers.  It is worth noting that Samsung has not gone with a steep price increase as Samsung Gear Fit 2 was released for just $ 179 last year. If you are buying it from other third party retailers like Amazon or Best Buy then you get more it more much lesser than the company’s website. This fitness tracker doesn’t offer any great upgrade over the last year’s Samsung Gear Fit 2 but works as a ready to go device right out of the box for millions of fitness freak consumers.

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