Head outdoors without your phone
With a GPS on the Gear S3, your phone can stay at home or tucked away in your backpack. You still get optimized hiking routes, still see the distance to the next hole on the green, and find the best places to eat in the area after the game.
Notify your emergency contacts
Just press the home button three times. You can immediately send your location to predetermined people of your choice who will then be able to track your whereabouts in real time.
*Service is provided by the Glympse location platform. Available services may vary by country or region. Services may vary by country or region.
Three presses on the home button will also send an alert to up to 4 contacts that you’ve pre-selected.
No need to charge every day
With the Gear S3, you can go for up to four days before putting it down for a charge. Its battery lasts that long.
*Battery life is dependent on usage, mode settings, battery condition and other surrounding factors and conditions.
Charge wirelessly and fast
When the Gear S3 needs a charge, just set it down on its wireless charging dock. Just like that. And you don't even have to wait long, because it charges fast as well.
Resistant to water and dust
Wear the Gear S3 out in all kinds of weather, to all kinds of places. With IP68 rating (dust and water resistant)*, it is designed to keep up with your active lifestyle.
*Dust and Water Resistant (IP68 rating) means that device is protected against entry of solid foreign objects, and harmful ingress of static fresh water for up to 1.5 metres for up to 30 minutes, under certain defined test conditions. According to accredited test results; individual results may vary. Note: IP68 rating does not mean that the device is waterproof.