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    News - Samsung's next smartwatch to be SIM-enabled, called the Gear Solo

    Rumoured standalone smartwatch will do calls without a smartphone partner.
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    Re: News - Samsung's next smartwatch to be SIM-enabled, called the Gear Solo

    So you can just have it as a phone technically. lets say you have a bluetooth headset and this watch you could use it a phone only no need for text and stuff right ?

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    Re: News - Samsung's next smartwatch to be SIM-enabled, called the Gear Solo

    I've often thought smartwatches and phones are the wrong way around.

    Put the sim in the watch, leave it as a watch with capability of making a call on its own & via bluetooth
    (but no fancy displays etc).

    Sell the larger remote displays ("phones") that connect to it via BT to make calls (e.g. ipod touch, phones without sims)
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    Re: News - Samsung's next smartwatch to be SIM-enabled, called the Gear Solo

    Not been negative but do not really see the need for these
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