We still have a few weeks until Samsung officially reveals its upcoming Galaxy Watch 6 lineup, but leaked images suggest that it could be resurrecting a fan-favorite feature as per previous rumors. Is. A familiar rotating bezel – which Samsung sadly removed from the Galaxy Watch 5 series – can be seen in leaked renders of the Galaxy Watch 6 Classic. MySmartPrice and respected leaker onleaks,
If the renders are valid, the Galaxy Watch 6 Classic looks almost identical to the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic. They feature the Galaxy Watch 6 Classic in an all-black design, with a brushed metal casing and a silicone wristband with a magnetic clasp. According to sammobileThe circular display is a Super AMOLED screen measuring 1.47-inch, and previous reports indicate that it is likely to have 470 x 470 resolution.
There also appear to be two buttons on the side (which were used for navigation on previous Galaxy Watch models). However, no specification information was provided with the leaks. sammobile Reports suggest that the Galaxy Watch 6 Classic will be equipped with an Exynos W980 chipset, which should be around 10 percent faster than the Exynos W920 chipset used in the Galaxy Watch 4 and Galaxy Watch 5 series.
Otherwise, the Galaxy Watch 6 series is expected to offer sleep tracking, body composition analysis, heart rate sensor, temperature sensor, GPS, NFC, and barometer. The device is also rumored to have a large 425mAh battery, slightly larger than the 44mm Galaxy Watch 5 (410mAh) and the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic (361mAh).
Re-introducing the rotating bezel is a smart move by Samsung. Many fans of the Galaxy smartwatch series mourned when it was dropped on the Galaxy Watch 5 lineup in favor of a new Touch bezel, something our own wearables expert Victoria Song said was a disappointing replacement for the beloved feature. The physical rotating bezel is beneficial for active users with sweaty fingers and more enjoyable to use in general.
There is no official release date for the Samsung Galaxy Watch 6 yet. The company is expected to unveil it at its Galaxy Unpacked event – rumored for July 26 – alongside the Galaxy Z Fold 5, Galaxy Z Flip 5 and Galaxy Tab S9.