Galaxy Watch4 series improves holistic wellness and personalization with new update – Samsung Newsroom UK

New Galaxy Watch4 series update empowers users to achieve their goals with enhanced health and wellness features, and express themselves with more personalization than ever before

Samsung Electronics today announced a new update to the Galaxy Watch4 and Galaxy Watch4 Classic, continuing its commitment to helping users achieve their health and wellness goals and express their personal style. Users can expect new improvements such as advanced interval training designed for any cyclist or runner, a new sleep training program and a new body composition.1 knowledge. Galaxy Watch4 users will now have even more ways to customize their look with improved watch faces and a new range of stylish straps.

“We understand the growing needs of smartwatch users, and pledge to guide our Galaxy Watch4 series community on their unique wellness journeys with our latest update.“, said Janghyun Yoon, Executive Vice President and Head of Software Platform at Mobile eXperience Business, Samsung Electronics. “We are excited to continue this effort as part of our broader initiative to redefine holistic wellness through expanded experiences and new innovations.”

Motivation to move

The latest Body Composition update gives users even more insight into their health progress. Samsung Health will also provide body composition information generated by Centr,2 a digital fitness program curated by Chris Hemsworth, to help users transform their health, fitness and mindset. Additionally, Galaxy Watch4 users will get a 30-day trial3 for full and unlimited access to Centr.

Whether you’re just looking to get active or training for an upcoming race, Samsung’s new interval goal feature for runners and cyclists lets them preset the duration, distance and number of sets for their coaching. From there, Galaxy Watch4 guides them through a custom intensity workout with a series of high-intensity workouts interspersed with low-intensity workouts, making for an impactful, targeted workout at every time.

We continue our collaboration with top-ranked apps4 like adidas Running and Strava to help users exercise.

Work for a better night’s sleep

Building on Galaxy Watch4’s strong sleep tracking capabilities, the new sleep coaching program helps users develop better sleep habits. By tracking seven-day sleep patterns and completing two sleep surveys, the program assigns one of eight animal sleep symbols representing the user’s sleep type. Then it will guide users through a four to five week coaching program that includes assignments, checklists, sleep-related articles, meditation tips, and regular reports to help users improve the quality of their sleep.

When it comes to waking up rested, a peaceful and calm environment is also key to getting healthy rest. The Galaxy Watch4 recognizes when users fall asleep and automatically turns off lights enabled by Samsung SmartThings to help create better sleeping conditions.5

Deeper insights for a healthier heart

Combined with advanced BioActive Sensor technology and Samsung Health Monitor app,6 Galaxy Watch4 measures both blood pressureseven (BP) and electrocardiogram8 (ECG), allowing users to monitor their heart health anytime and anywhere. Since its first introduction in 2020, the Samsung Health Monitor app is currently available in 43 markets globally, and will expand to 11 more in March, including Canada, Vietnam and South Africa..

Larger selection of matching straps and dials

The new Galaxy Watch4 update makes the wearable experience even better, from the inside out. Users can further customize their watch face with additional colors and digital clock fonts that make the watch truly their own. Plus, new strap colors9 like burgundy and cream, and the new fabric band and link bracelet will be available for a more personalized look.

Committed to expanding compatibility within the Android ecosystem

In 2021, Samsung and Google launched Wear OS™ jointly developed by Samsung, providing smoother connections on Android devices and seamless access to more apps through Google Play, including Google Maps, Google Pay and YouTube Music. Coming soon through an additional update, users will be able to stream music over Wi-Fi or LTE from the YouTube Music app on their Galaxy Watch4. This means users can leave their phone behind and continue enjoying. their favorite artists while they train on the go.

Additionally, Google Assistant will be available on the Galaxy Watch4 series in the coming months. With access to both Bixby and Google Assistant, consumers will be equipped with advanced voice assistant functionality to meet their diverse needs.

Users can also now install their favorite smartphone appsten on their Galaxy Watch4 during initial setup with just one click, creating a experience on all devices right out of the box.

Availablity11, 12

This software update will be available through the Galaxy Wearable app for Galaxy Watch4 and Galaxy Watch4 Classic from Unpacked Day – February 10and KST. Users can purchase the new watch straps from the end of February.

Learn more about Galaxy Watch4 and Galaxy Watch4 Classic,13 please visit:

Galaxy Watch4: www.samsung.com/galaxy-watch4


Galaxy Watch4 Classic:
www.samsung.com/galaxy-watch4-classic

1 Intended for general wellness and fitness purposes only. Not intended for use in the detection, diagnosis or treatment of any medical condition or disease. Measurements are for user’s personal reference only. Please consult a healthcare professional for advice. Do not measure your body composition if you have an implanted pacemaker or other implanted medical devices. Do not measure your body composition if you are pregnant. The measurement results may not be accurate if you are under 20 years old. Availability of this feature may vary by market.

2 Insights powered by Centr will only be available in English at launch.

3 The 30-day free trial offer is available to new Centr customers registered through Samsung Health at Centr.com only. Subscriptions are charged after the 30-day free trial ends and will automatically renew at the end of each subscription period. Customers can cancel auto-renewal at any time.

4 Downloadable through Google Play Store. Availability may vary by market.

5 Requires the latest versions of the Samsung Clock mobile app (v. 12.1.10.5), Samsung SmartThings mobile app (v. 1.7.59.23), and SmartThings Framework mobile app (v1.4.1). Available on smart devices registered with SmartThings.

6 Requires a Samsung Galaxy smartphone with Android 7 or later and the Samsung Health Monitor app, available only from the Samsung Galaxy app store. Due to national restrictions on obtaining approval/registration as a medical device, the Samsung Health Monitor app only works on watches and smartphones purchased in countries where the service is currently available.

seven The blood pressure feature is only available in certain markets, not available in the United States. To ensure accuracy, users should calibrate their device every four weeks with a traditional blood pressure cuff. The BP app cannot diagnose hypertension, other conditions, or look for signs of a heart attack. It is not intended to replace traditional methods of diagnosis or treatment by a qualified healthcare professional.

8 The ECG function is only available in certain markets. The ECG app is not intended to replace traditional methods of diagnosis or treatment. The ECG app is not intended for users with known arrhythmias other than atrial fibrillation or users under the age of 22. Users should not interpret or take clinical action based on the output of the device without consulting a qualified healthcare professional.

9 Sold separately. Availability may vary by market.

ten Limited to watch compatible apps downloaded via Google Play Store. Requires the latest version of Google Play Store on your connected device.

11 Availability may vary by market or carrier. The update will initially be available on Bluetooth versions and will be rolled out later on LTE versions.

12 App update requires a smartphone running Android 8.0 or higher with more than 1.5 GB of RAM and the latest version of the Samsung Health mobile app (v.6.21)

13 All functionality, features, specifications, and other product information provided herein, including but not limited to product benefits, design, components, performance, availability, and capabilities are subject to change. be modified without notice.

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