Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch release date pushed to November 23rd in Canada

Those waiting for Samsung’s new Tizen OS smartwatches to arrive in Canada will have to wait a little longer. The release date for Samsung’s Gear S3 and rugged Gear S3 Frontier has slipped by five days from November 18th to November 23rd, 2016.

The two smartwatches are available for pre-order at Best Buy for $469.99 CAD. Both feature a speaker, GPS, heart rate monitor, 1.3-inch display and an expected three or four days of battery life courtesy of a 380mAh battery. The smartwatches run on a dual-core 1.0 GHz processor, 4GB of internal memory and 768MB of RAM.

The S3’s predecessors, the Samsung Gear S2 and Gear S2 Classic are currently priced at $319.99 CAD and $369.99 respectively at Best Buy Canada.

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[source]Best Buy Canada[/source]