Samsung Galaxy Gear Smartwatch Rumors, Leaks, Release Date: Coming Next Month in Five Colors [VIDEO]
Wrist-ready computing from Samsung is coming -- and in five different colors
A new rumor suggests the the so-called "Galaxy Gear" smartwatch will ship during the last week of September in four color options: white, orange, gray and black.
And a "white gold" option will be released the following week, Sam Mobile reports.
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Additional color options may be introduced later on, the tech site reports.
A new video surfaced earlier this week showing a concept render of Samsung's smartwatch, based on leaked design documents and patents.
The design was created by tech site T3 and is not official in any way, but it does offer a glimpse at what the Galaxy Gear could look like when it's unveiled.
The latest rumors suggest the device will make its first public appearance at an event Sept. 4, just two days before the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin and about one week before the debut of the next iPhone.
Smartwatches like the Galaxy Gear sync with your smartphone for instant access to notifications and basic app functionality, right on your wrist.
Samsung's watch will be powered by Android and may have a flexible display, Bloomberg reports.Details remain scare about the gadget's price and specs.
Months of rumors about Samsung's upcoming smartwatch culminated in a trademark filing early this month for the Galaxy Gear name.
Design details were also leaked, possibly revealing the device's power button, USB port, speaker and touch-sensitive back and menu buttons, Sam Mobile reports.
Other reports suggest Samsung is busy testing firmware for the Galaxy Gear, which could compete with a rumored iWatch device from Apple.
It's unclear when a smartwatch from Apple might land but recent reports suggest the company is ramping up production after it hired a new development team.
Smartwatches the like popular Pebble sync with your smartphone to push notifications and other information straight to your wrist.
Check out an unofficial concept render of the Galaxy Gear, based on leaked design documents, below: