Christmas has come early for Samsung Gear S3 and Gear Sport users, with Samsung releasing a hefty upgrade for its older smartwatches, offering even more functionality and convenience.
The update brings features over from the Samsung Galaxy Watch, the Korean brand’s latest and greatest wearable device.
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Samsung Health received the biggest refresh, with the update bringing 20 new indoor workouts, allowing the smartwatch to track 39 different types of exercise in total.
The existing workouts are listed by default, but you’ll be able customise the list to display the exercises of your choice.
The updated smartwatches can now also record a series of exercises in succession and these back-to-back workouts are available to view at a glance immediately after a workout.
Samsung has also refreshed the sleep tracking abilities of both smartwatches. The update simplifies the sleep notifications that you receive when you wake up in the morning, allowing you to tap on “View Detail” for a more detailed breakdown of your sleep time, three movement states and weekly record.