Samsung Galaxy Ring was teased on the finish of the Galaxy Unpacked event earlier this month. Regardless of showcasing the brand new product, the corporate didn’t reveal any particulars about it. However now, a brand new report means that it may very well be launched later this yr. The report additionally highlighted a few of the anticipated options of the health-focussed wearable machine and claimed that the Galaxy Ring can be a light-weight product. Additional, the Samsung Galaxy Ring may also be made obtainable in three completely different colourways and a number of sizes.
The report comes from SamMobile, which cites Avi Greengart, a tech analyst claiming to have obtained a hands-on expertise with the prototype of the Samsung Galaxy Ring. In a Threads post, they revealed that the machine was “extremely” light-weight and can be obtainable in a number of sizes, going as much as dimension 13 (22.2mm). Moreover, the analyst additionally claimed that the machine can be launched in three completely different finishes later this yr.
The Samsung Galaxy Ring was positioned as a well being machine on the Galaxy Unpacked occasion, the place the South Korean know-how conglomerate unveiled its flagship Galaxy S24 sequence of smartphones. The Galaxy Ring it’s mentioned to be geared up with a number of sensors to trace the person’s well being markers and file bodily exercise. A few of these sensors may very well be seen within the teaser video, with the corporate calling it a “highly effective and accessible well being and wellness machine” on the occasion.
And whereas Samsung has not revealed any particulars concerning the on-device sensors, the upcoming Galaxy Ring wearable is anticipated to function a 24×7 coronary heart fee monitor, an SpO2 (blood oxygen) sensor, a sleep monitoring tracker and different health monitoring capabilities. It may also get a blood strain monitoring function and atrial fibrillation or AFib (a kind of arrhythmia, which is a heartbeat abnormality) detection too, though these are primarily based on extra obscure rumours.
The machine can even reportedly combine Samsung Well being with its options and can doubtless require a companion app or machine to sync and present the info to the person. The ring will doubtless be suitable with each the Samsung Galaxy Watch and Galaxy smartphones. For charging, the within of the ring may home a pogo pins slot, primarily based on the visuals from the teaser.
Whereas the Samsung Galaxy Ring’s worth stays unknown, its competitor Oura Ring begins at $299 (roughly Rs. 25,000) within the US. Oura Ring will not be obtainable in India, however Noise launched its Luna Ring final yr within the nation and it’s available for purchase for Rs. 19,999. It’s anticipated that Samsung’s wearable machine can even be priced equally.