Is the Galaxy Gear Water Resistant?

Last Update Date : Mar 22. 2018

Is the Galaxy Gear Water Resistant ?





The Galaxy Gear is Splash Proof, (rated IP55 level) but not water proof.

Please remove the Galaxy Gear before immersing yourself in water (e.g when swimming)


Advice for maintaining the Galaxy Gear is listed below :

  • Do not use screen protector. This causes sensor malfuntions.
  • Do not allow water to contact the touch screen. The touch screen may mulfunction in humid conditions or when exposed to water.
  • If the speaker is wet, sound may be distorted. Ensure that the speaker is dry.

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