Xbox is coming to Samsung! Today, at Samsung’s Galaxy Unpacked event, the company announced four new devices, including Galaxy Buds Live and the Galaxy Watch 3, plus Xbox Game Pass support for the new Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Tab S7.
Read more about the Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra.
The Galaxy Tab S7 and S7+ tablets feature a better weighted S Pen with a longer tip for a more paper-like writing experience. Similar to the new Note 20, the Samsung Notes app will also feature a number of updates and improvements, and App Pair can open up to three apps at once.
An enhanced keyboard will also be available, and will more closely mimic a PC keyboard for better productivity, while the camera has been moved to the long edge of the tablet for laptop-like use, especially for video calls.
Gamers will be able to sign up for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate to play over 100 titles, and you can pair an Xbox controller.
The tablets will have an 8000mAh and 10,090 mAh battery, respectively for the S7 and S7+, with the S7 priced at $1,029 with 256 GB of storage, and $919 with 128 GB. The S7+ is priced at $1299 with 256 GB of storage, and $1189 for 128 GB.
The Galaxy Watch 3 arrives today in stores and comes in a 41mm and 45mm design, with a slightly larger display than before, and it’s 14% thinner, and 8% smaller.
The watch has a genuine leather band, stainless steel design, and rotating bezel, and you can use a picture to customize the watch face to match the design to your outfit.
The Galaxy Watch 3 also has running analysis and fall detection, as well as sleep detection.
For messaging from the Watch 3, you can now use image reply, smart replies, and it will auto show chat history.
The Galaxy Watch 3 is priced at $599 for the 45mm, and $549 for the 41mm.
And the new Galaxy Buds Live have a stylish new ergonomic design that’s flatter, and features a 12mm speaker for better sound and bass.
ANC will help reduce low sounds around you, and you can share your music with a nearby Buds Live user, listening to the same songs with “Buds Together”.
A five minute charge will provide an hour of use, and fully charged you’ll get up to 6 hours with the earbuds, and 29 hours of play time including the case.
Samsung Galaxy Buds will come in Mystic White, Mystic Bronze, and Mystic Black and are priced at $249.