Sony's SmartWatch 2 Versus Samsung's Galaxy Gear: Two Very Different Smartwatches Face Off

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http://techcrunch.com – Sony’s new smartwatch, which is actually named the SmartWatch 2, has been a known quantity since its official announcement in June at the Mobile Asia Expo in Shanghai, and now the Samsung Galaxy Gear has been itemized by its creators in Berlin at IFA. Meaning it’s time for the two to square off in our blogger arena of champions for a spec and feature showdown. Sony Smartwatch specs 1.6-inch, 220×176 display Aluminum body Micro USB charging Compatible with most Android phones NFC and Bluetooth 3.0 for connectivity 3 to 4 days battery under normal use €199 ($262 U.S), Ships i (IT news)