Samsung is rumored to launch the Galaxy Watch 3 smartwatch in July. Today (18-June), the Galaxy Watch 3 has received approval from the Bluetooth SIG body. Devices that bag Bluetooth certification are known to go official within a month. Hence, the Bluetooth approval of the Samsung Watch 3 is yet another hint it may go official in the coming month.
Bluetooth SIG certification of the Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 reveals model numbers such as SM-R845U, SM-R845F, SM-R845, SM-R8450, SM-R840, SM-R855U, SM-R855F, SM-R855N and SM-R850. The certification also confirmed that the smartwatch will have Bluetooth 5.0 support. Recent reports have revealed that the Galaxy Watch 3 will be arriving in two models. The 45mm edition will have a 1.4-inch display and a 340mAh battery. The 41mm variant will have a 1.2-inch screen and a 270mAh battery. The screen of the Samsung Watch 3 will be protected by Gorilla Glass DX. The Tizen OS 5.5 will come preloaded on the watch. It will come with support for GPS and LTE connectivity. The SoC of the Watch 3 will be coupled with up to 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of built-in storage. The Galaxy Watch 3 is expected to arrive with health sensors for tracking heart rate and blood pressure. It is also speculated to come with support for electrocardiogram (ECG).