Samsung Gear 2 vs Samsung Gear S

Full Comparison

Hardware

Samsung Gear 2Samsung Gear 2Samsung Gear SSamsung Gear S
RAM Memory
512 mB
512 mB
Internal storage space
4 GB
4 GB
CPU cores
Dual Core
Dual Core
CPU speed
1 GHz
1 GHz

Display

Samsung Gear 2Samsung Gear 2Samsung Gear SSamsung Gear S
Screen size
1.63 in
2.00 in
Display technology
OLED (AMOLED)
OLED (AMOLED)
Screen resolution
320, 320
360, 480
Type of screen
Colour screen
Colour screen

Features

Samsung Gear 2Samsung Gear 2Samsung Gear SSamsung Gear S
Built-in camera
yesYes
noNo
Accelerometer
yesYes
yesYes
Heart rate monitor
yesYes
yesYes
Microphone
yesYes
yesYes
Gyroscope
yesYes
yesYes

Dimensions

Samsung Gear 2Samsung Gear 2Samsung Gear SSamsung Gear S
Case Diameter
1.45 in
1.57 in
Case Height
2.30 in
2.29 in
Case Thickness
0.39 in
0.49 in
Weight
0.15 lb
0.15 lb
Watch case material
Stainless steel
Black, White, Plastic, Stainless steel
Wrist band material
Rubber
Black, White, Silicone, Rubber
Colour of bracelet
Bronze, Grey, Orange
Black, White
Water Resistance
yesYes
yesYes
Fully Waterproof
yesYes
yesYes
IP code (level of dust/water resistance)
IP67
IP67

Platform

Samsung Gear 2Samsung Gear 2Samsung Gear SSamsung Gear S
Operating system
Android 2.3+, Tizen OS
Android 4.3+, Tizen OS

Connectivity

Samsung Gear 2Samsung Gear 2Samsung Gear SSamsung Gear S
4G (LTE)
noNo
noNo
Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
Bluetooth version
4.0
4.1
Wi-Fi
noNo
yesYes
NFC
noNo
noNo
USB
yesYes
yesYes

Power

Samsung Gear 2Samsung Gear 2Samsung Gear SSamsung Gear S
Battery Technology
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Battery Capacity
300 mAh
300 mAh
Average Battery Life (standby)
144.0 h
96 h
Battery life (running)
144 h
48 h