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Samsung Gear Fit review: A dazzling wrist wearable with serious software deficits

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At a Glance

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  • Samsung Gear Fit
    $200.00

    Half activity tracker, half smartwatch, the Gear Fit shows Samsung understands addition by subtraction. Sadly, though, its exercise tracking is inaccurate. Let's hope a firmware update fixes this soon.

At a Glance

Half activity tracker, half smartwatch, the Gear Fit shows Samsung understands addition by subtraction. Sadly, though, its exercise tracking is inaccurate. Let's hope a firmware update fixes this soon.

Price when rated: $200

Pros

  • Super-cool curved display.
  • Notifications work as advertised.
  • Attractive design (if you like ultra-modern).

Cons

  • Inaccurate data logging.
  • Confusing, opaque interface functions.
  • Poor battery life.
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