Business Today 14th January 2018 - Page 189

GEAR SPORT Stay Fit in Style PRICE ` `22,990 amsung’s latest Gear Sport is made of stain- less steel, and has a vibrant 1.2-inch circular OLED touchscreen display with a rotating bezel and two side buttons. It has a water resistance rating of 50 metres. While the watch looks s stunning, the watch band, measuring 20 mm, isn’t very comfortable to wear for longer durations. It is replaceable though. Rotating the bezel to the left of the home screen displays app notifications, and rotating it to the right shows the calories burnt, steps s walked, the number of floors climbed, heart rate, etc. . It is good at tracking workout activities be it running, cycling, swimming or crunches. The workout data recorded by the watch is synced with Samsung’s S Health app. The Gear Sport also fetches notifications. . However, the collection of third-party apps is not at par with what Apple Watch off ers. Gear Sport comes with 4 GB of internal storage and runs on Samsung’s own Tizen OS. Overall, it’s a smooth performer. D PRICE ` `4,999 REDMI 5A FULLY LOADED espite bein being a budget smart- sm phone, the Redmi 5A has the same design as its siblings, higher-end sibling body albeit in a plastic b with a metallic feel. fee It n- does not have a fi n gerprint scanner. Th e 5-inch HD display is watch good enough to w videos or browse the t blast- web. Its infrared bl er and the Mi Remote Rem app can turn the phone into a univer- unive sal remote. It is a good g buy for those looking look such at basic usage suc videos as streaming vide or downloading and an playing light games. game Using the split-screen mode two apps can be opened simultane- ously. Our review unit had 16 GB of onboard storage, of which 8.8 GB was user acces- sible and expandable using the dedicated microSD card slot. Th e 13-MP camera is quick in auto mode; it off ers settings such as panorama, manual mode, beauty and scene, as well as fi l- ters. Th e 3,000 mAh battery lasts a day easily. Th is is defi - nitely one of the best dual-SIM smart- phones available under `5,000.