Earlier today, Samsung Philippines launched its latest lineup of wearable devices – The Gear Sport, Gear Fit2 Pro, and Gear IconX. Combining form and function, they are designed to adapt to the needs of those who want to keep track of their progress of staying healthy and fit, while being compact enough to be worn as everyday accessories.

Samsung Gear Sport


samsung gear 1The Gear Sport sports a 43mm diameter body, and is intelligently able to keep track of all your exercise routines and calorie intake. It also lets you play music from your phone, or from its own internal memory. The best thing? you can swim with it in both fresh and salt water.

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The device can tell you how many calories you need to burn or consume to achieve your weight goal, continuously detect your heart rate, and hosts an array of fitness programs that you can stream to a larger screen with real time updates to organize your exercise programs and workouts.

Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro

samsung gear 2Featuring a minimalist, no-nonsence design, the Gear Fit 2 Pro lets you customize and design your exercises and goals, leaving all the tracking to the software. It’s equipped with a curved SUPER AMOLED screen, giving you the same viewing quality that you get from a Samsung smartphone.

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Spotify’s offline mode also works for the Gear Fit 2 Pro, which can actually store up to 500 tracks, enabling it to be a standalone music player. And when you want to put it to sleep, just place your hand over the screen, and that’s it!

Gear IconX

samsung gear 4Listening to music while doing your workout is now easier with the Samsung Gear IconX. No need to run with a phone in your hand plus the dangling wires. The Gear IconX are Bluetooth headphones, but you can also load them up with your favorite playlists.

samsung gear 6The battery life has also been significantly improved compared to the previous version. Now, you can run around for up to 7 hours before having to recharge. It also has an in-ear coach that gives you different prompts and tips while running, such as when to speed up or slow down.

Samsung has also partnered with Anytime Fitness, wherein members can get PhP1,000 off  the purchase of a Gear Sport, a Gear Fit 2 Pro, or a Gear IconX.

Any purchase of these devices from authorized Samsung dealers or online partner from November 27 to December 31, 2017 also entitles you to join Anytime Fitness without having to pay the PhP2,500 joining fee, along with a 10% discount on a one-year gym membership fee.

The Gear Sport, Gear Fit 2 Pro, and Gear IconX are now available at Samsung Experience Stores, partner retailers, Lazada, and for PhP14,990, PhP8,990, and PhP8,490 respectively.



Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.