Storm warnings usually come from the weatherman. Now they also come from the weatherman on one’s wrist.
Thanks to its built-in barometer, Samsung’s Gear 3S smart watch gives consumers the ability to track air pressure changes themselves. Equipped with GPS, it also offers hikers and mountain climbers added safety protection in case they get lost in remote areas.
The Korean electronics giant unveiled the latest version of its smart watch on Wednesday in Berlin in advance of the IFA consumer and home electronics trade show. The six-day exhibition of next-generation digital devices, Europe’s largest such event, kicks off Friday.