Samsung rolling out Tizen 4 to the Gear S3 and Gear Sport


Samsung rolling out Tizen 4 to the Gear S3 and Gear Sport
Samsung has begun rolling out a big software update to the Gear S3 Classic, Gear S3 Frontier and Gear Sport. The latest update brings the Tizen 4 (version v4.0.0.2) and many new features. The Gear S3 has software version number R760XXU2DSA1, while the Gear Sport has version number R600XXU1BSA1. The size of this update is 299MB.

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If you want to check for the update manually, you can check for the update by going into, Samsung Galaxy Wearable App - Settings - About Gear - Update Gear software - Download updates manually.

Changelog:

  • Samsung Health - Support various indoor workouts and back-to-back workout.
  • Samsung Health Widget: Samsung Health Widget now also supports and provides sleep stages information.
  • Advanced - Two advanced modes (Theater, Sleep) are added to keep user from disturbance during specific time and place. Modes can be toggled from quick panel.
  • Quick Panel - Newly added quick settings. Easier and faster interaction.
  • Messages - Draft messages can now be saved. Additionally, showing MMS image on notification cover view and animated images are automatically played. Replying is now quicker and easier. Over 1,000 emojis supported.
  • Music - User can change to different music play source on Watch instead of using a phone
  • Setting menu - Improved categorizing of menus for better discovery of features and items.
  • Call - User can now navigate to other screen and/or use other features and apps while on a call (Only for Gear S3).

Samsung Gear S3 Tizen 4 update screenshot:

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Samsung Gear Sport Tizen 4 update screenshot:

[caption id="attachment_19460" align="alignnone" width="467"] Image: Facebook[/caption] Thanks, Josue!