Samsung Gear S2 Classic Drops To Less Than $100 On T-Mobile
If you have been keen on getting a new smartwatch and do not wish to spend much, you could consider the Samsung Gear S2 Classic.
The T-Mobile variant of the smartwatch - which originally costs $384 - is now discounted and is available for under $100.
T-Mobile is offering the Samsung Gear S2 Classic which is Bluetooth compatible for just $96, which is a savings of a whopping $288.
"Call, text, email, receive notifications and track activities directly from your wrist, Samsung Gear S2 Classic, a stylish 4G connected smart watch is designed for the speed of your life. Get the best wearable plan in wireless when you add your Gear S2 Classic to your current smartphone plan for just an additional $5/month, only at T-Mobile," notes the carrier.
The T-Mobile Offer
It is not known if the T-Mobile offer is a limited period one and, therefore, it is advisable that those looking to snag the Samsung Gear S2 Classic smartwatch should hurry.
The offer is as good as it gets and is practically a steal. By comparison, the Gear S2 Classic's U.S. version is available for $249.99 on e-retailer Amazon, which is a savings of $100.
To purchase the Gear S2 Classic from T-Mobile, consumers will also need a SIM Starter Kit which shall be added automatically to the account. This is an additional $20, so technically a consumer will be paying $116 for the Samsung smartwatch.
There is a minor caveat for consumers in Denver as T-Mobile reveals that they may not get 4G connectivity if the smartwatch is not paired with a compatible smartphone. The Gear S2 is now compatible even with iPhones as reported.
Moreover, the Gear S2 has also benefited from features of the Gear S3 courtesy a new update that was rolled out in December 2016.
The update brought with it's the Gear S3 watch faces for the Gear S2, more access to the games in the Galaxy App Store, automatic tracking, S Health workout modes, wider support for widgets, improvement to native apps, enhanced personalization and more.
Samsung Gear S2 Classic Features
The Gear S2 Classic sports a 1.2-inch Super AMOLED display. The dial of the smartphone is circular. The 4G compatible smartwatch comes pre-loaded with Samsung's Tizen 2.3.1 OS.
The device also supports GPS and wireless charging. Users can issue voice commands as well. The Gear S2 Classic is IP68 certified, which makes it water and dust resistant. The smartwatch can withstand being submerged in up to 1.5 meters for 30 minutes. The best part about the smartwatch is that it is compatible with most iOS and Android devices.
To purchase the Samsung Gear S2 Classic head to T-Mobile's online store to avail the offer.