Confirmed: Samsung 'Galaxy Gear' smartwatch coming September 4th
samsung galaxy gear concept

We've heard a few rumours over the last few months that Samsung is getting in on the smartwatch game, recently we heard that the device would be called the Galaxy Gear. Now Lee Young-hee, executive vice president of Samsung Mobile has told Korea Times that the device is real, will be based on Android, and won't feature a flexible device that some rumours have been suggesting. The device will be revealed on September 4th. In the same interview Young-hee also confirmed that the Galaxy Note III would be shown at the same event. On the Galaxy Gear Young-hee says it's a "wearable concept device" and that Samsung is "confident that the Gear will add meaningful momentum to the industry."