Samsung Electronics America Inc.

06/13/2024 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 06/13/2024 06:04

First Galaxy Watch FE Empowers Even More Users with Samsung’s Advanced Health Monitoring Technology

Samsung Electronics America today announced the release of Galaxy Watch FE1, a new addition to the Samsung smartwatch lineup designed to extend Samsung's advanced and holistic wellness experience to even more users. Incorporating the groundbreaking hardware performance and health and fitness monitoring features2 of Galaxy Watch, the Galaxy Watch FE features a stylish and durable design. This new smartwatch is ideal for those looking to improve their overall wellness with comprehensive insights.

"At Samsung, we strive to bring health and fitness monitoring capabilities to as many people around the world as possible, helping them to make the changes needed to improve their wellness daily and help them reach their goals," said Junho Park, VP and Head of the Galaxy Ecoystem product Planning Team, Mobile eXperience Business at Samsung Electronics. "We're excited to add the new Galaxy Watch FE to our wearables portfolio, offering more people access to personalized health insights that empower them to be motivated and stay healthier day and night."

Style and Durability that Powers Everyday Wellness

The Galaxy Watch FE, available in a size of 40mm, offers an innovative look and feel based on the iconic design of the Galaxy Watch series. It comes in three colors - Black, Pink Gold and Silver - with new watch bands featuring distinct blue and orange stitching, enhancing the design and complementing any look. In addition, Galaxy Watch FE offers a variety of new watch faces, allowing users to customize their watch in exciting ways. The one-click band3 takes that personalization a step further, with an intuitive design that lets you quickly change watch straps and always match your outfit. Galaxy Watch FE features a Sapphire Crystal glass, offering superior durability, which provides users with protection against scratches during day-to-day use.

Making Every Day Healthier and More Motivated

Equipped with Samsung's advanced BioActive Sensor, Galaxy Watch FE provides an array of powerful fitness and wellness functions that deliver personalized and actionable tips around the clock. To support better sleep for a good start to each day, Galaxy Watch FE offers a variety of advanced sleep features, from monitoring sleep patterns to tailored sleep coaching4 and helping to create a sleep-friendly environment5. Plus, users can monitor their holistic heart health with a number of heart health monitoring features. Galaxy Watch FE offers HR Alert to detect abnormally high or low heart rates and Irregular Heart Rhythm Notification (IHRN)6 feature to proactively monitor heart rhythms suggestive of atrial fibrillation (Afib). In addition, users can get deeper understanding of their heart health by monitoring their ECG7.

Users can track more than 100 different workouts along with their progress right from their wrist. For runners, advanced running analysis helps users not only analyze overall performance to maximize efficiency but can also provide insights and guidance to help prevent injury so they can keep moving toward their goals. For a more optimal running experience, Personalized Heart Rate Zone8 helps users to set their own goals based on their physical capabilities.

Galaxy Watch FE helps users achieve their health goals and stay motivated. Body Composition9 provides comprehensive body and fitness data as indicators to track progress. In addition, users can receive motivational messages throughout their wellness journey to keep improving.

Experiences Powered by the Galaxy Ecosystem10

As with every Galaxy Watch series, the FE offers a seamless connected experience between Galaxy devices. Users can quickly and easily locate their phone when disconnected from their Watch with Find My Phone11. Remotely control your connected Samsung smartphone camera with Camera Controller12 to switch modes, change angle or zoom right from the wrist. Galaxy Watch FE supports Samsung Wallet,13 meaning users can pay for purchases as well as access identification cards such as driver's license or student ID14 on their smartwatch for a truly all-in-one digital wallet.