Samsung to launch Galaxy Watch Active in Canada

The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active (2019) is on its way to meet Samsung Fans in Canada.

Good news for Samsung Fans, Samsung might launch its new smartwatch for 2019 in Canada, because a new Samsung smartwatch with the model number SM-R500 has just been certified for use in Canada by Industry Canada.

Early rumors suggest that Samsung is working on a new Smartwatch which could be the successor to Samsung Gear Sport (2017), and the rumored smartwatch comes with model number SM-R500 and its initial software version is R500XXEoARL5.

According to XDA, the SM-R500 will really be called the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active.

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active SM -R500 Specs.

Model NameSM-R500
Software VersionTizen
ProcessorExynos 9110
Display1.3-inch circular display, 318DPI, 360×360 resolution
Battery Capacity230mAh
ChargingDC 5V/1.0A
GPSYes (BCM47755)
NFCYes, with secure element (PN553 and PN80T)
Heart Rate MonitorYes (Green LED, no IR/Red LED)
LTE modelYes
Other sensorsAccelerometer with linear acceleration, Ambient Light, Barometer, Gravity sensor, Gyroscope, Pedometer, Sleep monitor, Stress monitor, Wrist-up sensor
Other connectivityBCM43012 (Wi-Fi/Bluetooth 4.2 combination chip)
ButtonsBack and Menu
FeaturesAlways on Display, Bixby, Glove Mode, Haptic feedback, Samsung Health, Samsung Pay, Waterlock Mode

Thanks to XDA for confirming many of the Galaxy Watch Active SM-R500’s specifications.


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