UPDATE — Samsung Leads Holistic Well being Innovation with the

UPDATE — Samsung Leads Holistic Well being Innovation with the

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MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Aug. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Samsung Electronics Canada right this moment introduced the Galaxy Watch5 and Galaxy Watch5 Professional, shaping health and wellness habits with intuitive insights, superior options, and highly effective capabilities. The latest addition to the Galaxy Watch lineup, the Galaxy Watch5 Professional is probably the most sturdy and feature-packed watch but by Samsung, designed to satisfy the rigorous calls for of probably the most energetic customers and out of doors lovers. The Galaxy Watch5 enhances options that buyers depend on daily with a customizable iconic design. This new collection represents the end result of Samsung’s wellness imaginative and prescient and management in superior health capabilities, redefining digital well being and wellness for customers.

“We’re devoted to giving our Galaxy Watch group the instruments, knowledge and sources wanted to not solely perceive their general well being and wellness higher, however to teach them on their journey,” mentioned Dr. TM Roh, President and Head of Cell eXperience Enterprise at Samsung Electronics.

Slicing-edge Sensor Expertise to Higher Perceive You
With a rising want to make sure folks can act on particular person wellness targets and entry health and wellness options, Samsung has got down to present in-depth monitoring and sensible knowledge providing customers deeper insights that assist information them in the direction of their wellness targets. Galaxy Watch5 is supplied with a singular BioActive Sensor expertise from Samsung that drives the following period of digital well being. First launched on the Galaxy Watch4 Collection, the BioActive Sensor makes use of a single distinctive chip that mixes three highly effective well being sensors – Optical Coronary heart Fee (PPG)1, Electrical Coronary heart Sign (ECG)2 and Bioelectrical Impedance Evaluation (BIA)3 – to ship in depth readings that embody coronary heart charge, blood oxygen degree, and even stress degree4 driving the following period of digital well being. As well as, customers can get a deeper understanding of their coronary heart by monitoring blood stress5 and ECG6 – proper from their wrist7.

With an elevated floor space and extra direct contact together with your wrist, the Galaxy Watch5 tracks health and wellness metrics now with higher accuracy than the Galaxy Watch4.

Developed in partnership with Google, Put on OS Powered by Samsung provides Galaxy Watch5 customers a extra related and intuitive expertise via seamlessly related wearables designed to assist obtain extra for any way of life.

Holistic Insights to Improve Everybody’s Wellness Journey
Designed for on a regular basis wins, the Galaxy Watch5 provides a complete end-to-end expertise that goes past health actions and into the post-workout, relaxation, and restoration course of. The Physique Composition measurement device8 gives an entire snapshot of the person’s general wellness, offering them with a tailor-made strategy to set targets, information them via personalised exercises and observe progress. And when it’s time to relaxation, the Galaxy Watch5 Collection empowers customers with restoration knowledge, together with post-cardio coronary heart charge after an intense exercise9, and customised suggestions on water consumption primarily based on sweat loss10.

A superb evening’s relaxation is vital in wellness, and that’s why Samsung helps customers have a greater evening’s sleep11. Perceive sleep patterns via Sleep Scores that monitor the totally different phases of sleep, along with snore detection12 and blood oxygen ranges. Obtain improved sleep habits with superior Sleep Teaching13 that provides a tailor-made month-long guided program. Customers can sleep soundly, figuring out that the improved fall detection characteristic is designed to inform an emergency contact if you happen to or the one you love stumbles at house or falls off the bed14.

No want to fret that your watch could run out of energy or get broken in tough terrain; the Galaxy Watch5 comes with a 13% bigger battery than its predecessor15 and gives eight hours of sleep monitoring with simply eight minutes of charging, which is 30% quicker than the Galaxy Watch4. An additional layer of sturdiness protects the Galaxy Watch5, and consists of the primary smartwatch show from Samsung that includes a Sapphire Crystal, which provides a tougher outer layer16, so your watch is match for day-to-day use. Cue up your favorite tune on Spotify with simply your voice utilizing Google Assistant. Coming quickly, discover your means utilizing Google Maps out of your wrist17 with out a smartphone connection18. Music and audio lovers will respect updates that embody new apps like SoundCloud and Deezer19. Moreover, One UI Watch 4.5 provides a greater typing expertise, a better method to make calls, and a bunch of latest accessibility options to make the Galaxy Watch extra intuitive.

Galaxy Watch5 Professional, Extra Options and Higher Sturdiness for the Outside Fanatic
Created for people who love the good outdoor, the Galaxy Watch5 Professional is the latest addition to the Galaxy Watch portfolio. From climbing to biking and past, the Galaxy Watch5 Professional is prepared for the problem because of the premium supplies used. The improved Sapphire Crystal higher resists any put on and tear20 and a sturdy titanium casing protects the show with a protruded bezel design. The Galaxy Watch5 Professional additionally comes with an all-new D-Buckle Sport Band21 that gives rugged sturdiness with a smooth and clear match.

Constructed sturdy, the Galaxy Watch5 Professional has the biggest battery in a Galaxy Watch but. It’s 60% bigger than the Galaxy Watch4, which is essential to maintaining with you whilst you conquer a brand new route. Reap the benefits of GPX, that’s obtainable for the primary time on a Galaxy Watch. Head out on a hike and report and share it with fellow trail-lovers on the Samsung Well being app22 with Route Exercise. You may as well obtain climbing and biking routes as you follow to your subsequent race or look to combine up your routine. As you hike or cycle, hold your eyes on the trail and away from the map with intuitive Flip-by-Flip instructions23. If you’re prepared to go house, the Galaxy Watch5 Professional will get you there simply with the Observe again characteristic that takes you again the way in which you got here24.

Canadian Pricing and Availability25
The Galaxy Watch5 and Galaxy Watch5 Professional can be found for pre-order beginning on August 10, 2022 and for buy beginning August 26, 2022 at samsung.com/ca, Samsung Expertise Shops and with main service and retail accomplice areas throughout Canada.

The Galaxy Watch5 provides a contemporary and minimalist design, and options that enable you obtain extra daily. It comes with all-new impartial color choices that may flip heads, with the Massive 44mm choice obtainable in Graphite, Sapphire, and Silver and the Small 40mm choice obtainable in Graphite, Pink Gold, and Silver, which encompasses a Bora Purple strap that pairs completely with the Galaxy Z Flip4. The Galaxy Watch5 will begin at $349 (MSRP) for the Bluetooth model and $419 (MSRP) for the LTE model.

For journey seekers on the lookout for sturdiness, efficiency and elegance, the Galaxy Watch5 Professional is for you. It is going to be obtainable in Black Titanium and Grey Titanium, with a 45mm show, beginning at $559 (MSRP) for the Bluetooth model and $629 (MSRP) for the LTE model.

Design your personal watch by deciding on the mannequin, dimension, case color and strap for as much as 1,032 distinctive mixtures within the Galaxy Watch5 Bespoke Studio on Samsung.com26. Now, customers can construct a watch that’s distinctive to them. With a higher collection of straps and faces, they will combine and match to specific their private type with the brand new Sport Band.

To be taught extra in regards to the Galaxy Watch5 and Galaxy Watch5 Professional, please go to:
Galaxy Watch5 Bespoke: https://www.samsung.com/ca/cellular/galaxy-bespoke/galaxy-watch5/

Promotional Gives
Canadians can get pleasure from a bonus Wi-fi Charger Pad Duo27 after they pre-order a Galaxy Watch5 Collection smartwatch and full their buy between August 10 and August 25, 2022.

Commerce-In and commerce up
Canadians also can stand up to a $100 credit score (plus a credit score for the trade-in worth of their eligible outdated smartwatch) after they pre-order a brand new Galaxy Watch5 Collection machine between August 10 and August 25, 2022 (upon completion of buy), or buy an eligible Galaxy Watch5 Collection machine28 between August 26 and October 3, 2022.

Peace of Thoughts with Samsung Care+
With a Samsung Care+ Plan, Canadians can expertise a complete care service for his or her new Galaxy Smartphone, Laptop computer, Pill or Wearable machine. You’ll be protected for as much as two years towards bodily or liquid harm and mechanical malfunction or defects, with a workforce of devoted Galaxy consultants obtainable that can assist you get again on observe.29

For extra details about the newest Samsung Galaxy gadgets together with specs: www.samsung.com/ca/

About Samsung Electronics Canada Inc. 
Samsung Electronics Canada evokes Canadians to achieve their full potential via a transformative ecosystem of services that ship innovation and distinct design to each facet of their related lives. The corporate is redefining the worlds of TVs, smartphones and wearable gadgets, tablets and digital home equipment. In 2022, Samsung was ranked as certainly one of Canada’s “Most Respected Firms” in Léger’s Company Fame Research. Devoted to serving to make a distinction within the lives of Canadians, Samsung’s award-winning company giving initiatives help public training and health-related points in communities throughout the nation. To find extra, please go to. 

Comply with Samsung Canada at fb.com/SamsungCanada, or Instagram @samsungcanada or Twitter @SamsungCanada. 

Contact:
Aneesha Singh
North Strategic
Tel: 416-988-8598 
aneesha.singh@northstrategic.com

Machine Specs30 31

  Galaxy Watch5 Galaxy Watch5 Professional
Materials &
Color
Armor Aluminum case with Sport Band
– 44mm: Graphite, Sapphire, Sliver
– 40mm: Graphite, Pink Gold, Sliver
Titanium case with D-Buckle Sport Band
– Black Titanium, Grey Titanium
Dimensions32
& Weight33
– 44mm: 43.3 x 44.4 x 9.8 mm, 33.5g
– 40mm: 39.3 x 40.4 x 9.8 mm, 28.7g
45.4 x 45.4 x 10.5 mm, 46.5g
Show Sapphire Crystal
– 44mm: 1.4″ (34.6mm) 450×450 Tremendous AMOLED, Full Color At all times On Show
– 40mm: 1.2″ (30.4mm) 396×396 Tremendous AMOLED, Full Color At all times On Show
Sapphire Crystal
– 1.4″ (34.6mm) 450×450 Tremendous AMOLED, Full Color At all times On Show
Processor Exynos W920 Twin-Core 1.18GHz
Reminiscence 1.5GB RAM + 16GB inner storage
Battery
(typical)
34
– 44mm: 410mAh
– 40mm: 284mAh
590mAh
Charging Quick Charging (WPC-based wi-fi charging)
OS Put on OS Powered by Samsung (Put on OS 3.5)35
UI One UI Watch4.5
Sensors Samsung BioActive Sensor (Optical Coronary heart Fee + Electrical Coronary heart Sign + Bioelectrical Impedance Evaluation), Temperature Sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Gentle Sensor
Connectivity LTE36, Bluetooth 5.2, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n 2.4+5GHz, NFC, GPS/Glonass/Beidou/Galileo
Sturdiness37 5ATM + IP68 / MIL-STD-810H
Compatibility Android 8.0 or greater and with greater than 1.5GB of RAM38

1 The center charge software program features should not supposed to be used within the analysis of illness or different situations, or within the treatment, mitigation, therapy or prevention of illness. Requires Galaxy smartphone with Android 8.0 or later, 1.5GB RAM or extra and the newest model of the Samsung Well being Monitor app (obtainable solely on the Samsung Galaxy Retailer).
2 The center charge software program features should not supposed to be used within the analysis of illness or different situations, or within the treatment, mitigation, therapy or prevention of illness. Requires Galaxy smartphone with Android 8.0 or later, 1.5GB RAM or extra and the newest model of the Samsung Well being Monitor app (obtainable solely on the Samsung Galaxy Retailer).
3 The Samsung BIA is a physique analyzer that makes use of bioelectrical impedance evaluation (BIA) expertise to trace physique composition primarily based on weight, physique fats, physique mass index (BMI), skeletal muscle, physique water, and basal metabolic charge (BMR) measurements. The Samsung BIA measurement is for use for health and wellness solely and isn’t supposed to be used within the analysis of illness or different situations, or within the treatment, mitigation, therapy or prevention of illness. Please seek the advice of with a medical skilled for any particular situation.
4 These options are supposed for basic wellness and health functions solely. Not supposed to be used in detection, analysis, or therapy of any medical situation or illness. Availability of those options could differ by market or machine. Requires Galaxy smartphone with Android 8.0 or later, 1.5GB RAM or extra and the newest model of the Samsung Well being app (model 6.22 or later).
5 Blood stress characteristic solely for use by adults 22 years and older. Meant for basic wellness and health functions solely. Not supposed to be used in detection, monitoring, analysis, therapy of any medical situation or illness. The measurements are to your private reference solely. Please seek the advice of a medical skilled for recommendation. For correct BP readings, a calibration is required each 4 weeks by BP monitor &arm cuff.
6 Meant to create, report, retailer, switch, and show a single channel electrocardiogram (ECG), much like a Lead I ECG for adults 22 years and older. The ECG characteristic shouldn’t be supposed to switch conventional strategies of analysis or therapy. The ECG characteristic shouldn’t be supposed for customers with different recognized arrhythmias. If an irregular heartbeat or atrial fibrillation is detected, seek the advice of a health care provider. In case you expertise signs of a coronary heart assault, stroke, or different cardiovascular situations, don’t depend on the notification of the machine and seek the advice of a health care provider. Comply with the directions to be used. If signs persist, worsen or change unexpectedly, speak to your well being skilled.
7 The blood stress and electrocardiogram measurements are solely practical with a suitable Samsung machine that has the Samsung Well being Monitor app put in and Galaxy Watch5 Collection gadgets with the Samsung Well being Monitor app put in. Service could also be restricted when customers journey to non-service nations. Take a look at https://www.samsung.com/ca/apps/samsung-health-monitor/ for extra info and newest replace on service markets.
8 The Samsung BIA is a physique analyzer that makes use of bioelectrical impedance evaluation (BIA) expertise to trace physique composition primarily based on weight, physique fats, physique mass index (BMI), skeletal muscle, physique water, and basal metabolic charge (BMR) measurements. The Samsung BIA measurement is for use for health and wellness solely and isn’t supposed to be used within the analysis of illness or different situations, or within the treatment, mitigation, therapy or prevention of illness. Please seek the advice of with a medical skilled for any particular situation. Any health-related info accessed via the machine and/or software shouldn’t be handled as medical recommendation. Don’t measure your physique composition when you have an implanted pacemaker or different implanted medical gadgets. Don’t measure your physique composition if you’re pregnant. Measurement outcomes will not be correct if you’re beneath 20 years outdated.
9 To measure, choose your train earlier than you begin to exercise.
10 To measure, choose ‘Working’ in your watch and run no less than 5km/h for no less than 2.5km. Just for use with out of doors working.
11 Sleep options are supposed for basic wellness and health functions solely. Not supposed to be used in detection, analysis, therapy of any medical situation or sleep problem. The measurements are to your private reference solely. Please seek the advice of a medical skilled for recommendation.
12 To report your loud night breathing, put on your watch whilst you sleep and place your cellphone on a steady floor close to your head, equivalent to a nightstand, with the underside of the cellphone pointed towards you.
13 For sleep sample outcomes, person should put on watch whereas they sleep for no less than 7 nights and full a survey.
14 To inform an emergency contact, a community connection is required. GPS accuracy could also be affected by obstructions to the satellite tv for pc sign, equivalent to buildings.
15 In comparison with Galaxy Watch4.
16 When in comparison with Galaxy Watch4. Based mostly on Vickers hardness measured with fixed load of 200gf.
17 A community connection is required.
18 App availability could differ by market, operator or machine. Subscription charges could apply for some apps.
19 App availability could differ by market, operator or machine. Subscription charges could apply for some apps.
20 When in comparison with Galaxy Watch4. Based mostly on Vickers hardness measured with fixed load of 200gf.
21 Don’t retailer your machine and the band close to magnetic fields. Magnetic stripe playing cards, together with bank cards, cellphone playing cards, passbooks, and boarding passes, could also be broken by magnetic fields.
22 A Galaxy Watch and Samsung Galaxy smartphone are required to make use of Samsung Well being Monitor app. Supported watches: Galaxy Watch4, Galaxy Watch4 Basic, Galaxy Watch5, and Galaxy Watch5 Professional. Supported smartphones: Samsung Galaxy smartphone with Android 7.0 OS model or greater.
23 Offered when GPX format route file is imported for climbing and biking and route is ready as goal beneath Samsung Well being settings. Works with Bluetooth when related through a Galaxy machine.
24 This characteristic have to be enabled for climbing or biking beneath Samsung Well being settings. Works with Bluetooth when related through a Galaxy machine.
25Supported fashions, colors, sizes and straps could differ relying on market or service.
26 The variety of mixtures obtainable could differ relying on the nation or area during which the Galaxy Watch Design Studio is accessible.
27 Some situations apply. Supply obtainable completely on-line at Samsung.com/ca and Samsung Expertise Shops in Canada. See Samsung.com/ca for extra particulars.
28 Sure situations apply. See Samsung.com/ca for extra particulars.
29 Phrases and Situations apply. For full Phrases and Situations, please see https://support-ca.samsung.com/secaew/client/ca/phrases
30 Availability could differ relying on market, mannequin and the paired smartphone.
31 All performance, options, specs and different product info offered on this doc together with, however not restricted to, the advantages, design, pricing, elements, efficiency, availability, and capabilities of the product are topic to alter with out discover.
32 Measured with out well being sensors.
33 Measured with out strap.
34 Precise battery life could differ relying on community surroundings, utilization patterns and different components.
35 Put on OS Powered by Samsung works with telephones working the newest model of Android (excluding Go version and telephones with out Google Play Retailer). Supported options could differ between platforms and markets with compatibility topic to alter.
36 LTE connectivity solely obtainable in LTE fashions.
37 Galaxy Watch5 Collection is rated as IP68. Based mostly on take a look at situations for submersion in as much as 1.5 meters of freshwater for as much as half-hour.
38 Machine activation is simply obtainable after connecting to a smartphone that helps Google Cell Companies. Appropriate gadgets could differ by market, operator or machine model.

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