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Anyone going to buy an android wear?

26th June 2014, 11:19 PM |#11  
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Do you know if the Samsung will be able to play music independently of a phone like the Gear 2 and Neo?

I want a smart watch that I can wear while running that will provide GPS as well as let me listen to music via bluetooth headphones.

Is there such a device?

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You need the 2011 Motoactv smartwatch which has bluetooth 4, wifi, gps, 8gb memory, headphone port, links to bluetooth headphones and linksto your phone, weather updates etc. My only gripecwas there was no vibration feedback. I did the London marathon 2012 with it, loved it!

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27th June 2014, 01:35 AM |#12  
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No smartwatch here. I got enough electronic leashes.

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27th June 2014, 02:17 PM |#13  
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I just brought one. Woops



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28th June 2014, 02:38 PM |#14  
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You need the 2011 Motoactv smartwatch which has bluetooth 4, wifi, gps, 8gb memory, headphone port, links to bluetooth headphones and linksto your phone, weather updates etc. My only gripecwas there was no vibration feedback. I did the London marathon 2012 with it, loved it!

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Thank You JKR. I forgot about this device. Did a little research and it looks like it can be rooted. Did you root yours? If rooted would I then be able to use apps such as Runtastic and Google Play Music?

That would be perfect as I use the streaming service for most of my music now. Hopefully be able to save playlists to device.
28th June 2014, 03:27 PM |#15  
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http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2380947 youll have to install a custom rom, with a bit of tinkering youll get it working fine with play music offline playback. Im not sure about runtastic. Back then I just exported to runkeeper. Check this thread for more info: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2380947

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