DALLAS, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T1 announced that pre-orders will begin tomorrow for the Samsung Gear 2, Samsung Gear 2 Neo and Samsung Gear Fit at att.com or at AT&T stores. Shipping will begin in early April. The Samsung Gear 2 is available for $299, Gear 2 Neo for $199 and the Gear Fit for $199, not including taxes. Additionally, when a Samsung Galaxy S® 5 is purchased from an AT&T company-owned retail store or att.com you can get $50 off the purchase of a Gear 2 or Gear 2 Neo2.
The Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo each have a 1.63 inch Super AMOLED display with interchangeable straps, compatible with standard 22mm pin watch bands that allow you to wear your favorite strap. Both devices are dustproof and water-resistant3, so that they can be used at the beach or on a hike, and both come equipped with a heart rate monitor.
With the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo, you can also make voice calls and send text messages right from your wrist when paired with select Galaxy mobile phones, from the company that covers 99 percent of all Americans. Automatic notifications can be sent from a Samsung Galaxy® smartphone to Gear. Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo both have a music player that lets users listen to their favorite tunes while on-the-move. Additionally, Gear 2 has a 2 megapixel camera that has been moved from the strap to the face of the device for a more sleek design.
With a 1.84 inch curved Super AMOLED display and interchangeable band, Gear Fit was designed with health and wellness in mind. With the S Health™4 feature, you can track your steps, monitor heart rate on-the-go, and receive notifications for incoming calls, texts and emails.
"The Gear products are a great addition to our already strong lineup of wearable devices that meet your needs while on-the-go," said Jeff Bradley, senior vice president – Devices, AT&T. "AT&T elevates mobility to the next level. Pair the Samsung Galaxy S 5 with Gear wearables for a great value that you can take anywhere and fits your lifestyle."
For more information visit www.att.com/gear.
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2 Offer is available beginning March 21 and ends June 5, while supplies last at att.com or at AT&T stores. Discount applied at point of purchase via barcode.
3 This device has been tested and received an IP (Ingress Protection) rating of IP67, which tests for dust intrusion and for water submersion up to 1 meter for up to 30 minutes. Not shockproof. Covers must be tightly closed.
4 This device, S Health, and related software is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions, or in the cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease.
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