View Poll Results: Wich one would you like to have running on your GEAR 2
Android Wear (Google Now!) 27 90.00%
Tizen for Wearables (S-Voice) 3 10.00%
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27th June 2014, 07:16 AM   |  #11  
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I sold my gear 2 and bought a gear live for the simple reason that I want a fully functional smart watch to work with Cyanogenmod and not have to rely on the TouchWiz framework, I did enjoy my time with the gear 2 though on Omega rom and if android wear did come out for the gear 2 then I would probably cancel my order but until it's done it's android wear from here on out so I have the flexibility to use it on any rom I choose.

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27th June 2014, 09:25 AM   |  #12  
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The main problem with it, and any other Android wear watchs is the 1 day use bit. Sure it's got an always on display but if they're advertising one day use, it probably means less.

Holding for for now until early reports from early adopters.

I like Google Now, but I never use it on my phone. The Gear 2 is giving me all the info I need with a 2.5-3 day battery.

I do also use the cam so gonna need support for that too.

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Also gonna need it to play music from device (For gym), and keep all the health integration.

I just wish I had hangouts on the tizen, and also the ability to use keyboard to reply for those odd rare occasions i need to (so far never but would be a nice to have).

Facebook app to view whats going on and eBay would also be nice.
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27th June 2014, 03:26 PM   |  #13  
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As of now Tizen is better than Android Wear because of App availability AND UI. Also if your talking about Google now and S-Voice they BOTH need Internet connections to work. Which here in the Philippines is not available everywhere. So I don't really care about that.

I guess yes Samsung will port Android Wear to the Gear 2 but they'll still modify it so it will still work as it works right now.

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As of now Tizen is better than Android Wear because of App availability AND UI. Also if your talking about Google now and S-Voice they BOTH need Internet connections to work. Which here in the Philippines is not available everywhere. So I don't really care about that.

I guess yes Samsung will port Android Wear to the Gear 2 but they'll still modify it so it will still work as it works right now.

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Any kind of voice command is useless to me, it makes you look like a douche in public and if you're not in public just use your phone.

Tizen is growing on me, the music player is good / fine for gym, has cool health sensors and heart rate etc. It works for how i intend to use it.

If i get caught short while in the house away from phone i can still take call on device, dont think talking is on the Wear agenda.

Camera I also use often, very often. It's ideal for a quick snap.

The 3rd party apps are trash, and the forcing to use messaging instead of hangouts is whack, but as I don't intend to reply i just wish the notification showed the whole message.

The music player control is also way better on Tizen, everything on one screen, well thought out, little icons top right from clock face to go back. None of this silly swiping malarkay!

The fact you can send send directly from phone is also very cool!, the music player has plenty of features, favourites etc. it's actually very good. If this is a fitness device the Gear 2 shines.
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27th June 2014, 04:54 PM   |  #15  
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+1 for android wear

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