1. lovecars's Avatar
    You get a refurbished Samsung Gear running Tizen, but the Tizen it comes with is not what is being used on the new Gear update... It felt like the Tizen version was older or crippled......

    I fixed it.... I downloaded the Tizen Gear software for UK (there is no USA version to be found) then installed Odin software and with it I downloaded the new Tizen on my Gear and ....

    I'm a happy camper...

    here is the link to information... forums.androidcentral.com/samsung-galaxy-gear/395329-firmware-tizen-galaxy-gear-available-download
    http://forums.androidcentral.com/sam...-download.html
    06-22-2014 02:53 PM
  2. floridarick's Avatar
    You get a refurbished Samsung Gear running Tizen, but the Tizen it comes with is not what is being used on the new Gear update... It felt like the Tizen version was older or crippled......

    I fixed it.... I downloaded the Tizen Gear software for UK (there is no USA version to be found) then installed Odin software and with it I downloaded the new Tizen on my Gear and ....

    I'm a happy camper...

    here is the link to information... forums.androidcentral.com/samsung-galaxy-gear/395329-firmware-tizen-galaxy-gear-available-download
    http://forums.androidcentral.com/sam...-download.html
    Thanks for the info............

    You got a great price! I am still on the android operating system. I have not seen any reason to update to Tizen.

    Are there any benefits yet?
    06-23-2014 10:59 AM
  3. lovecars's Avatar
    Yes it's faster. Uses less battery.

    Sent from my SM-N900V using Tapatalk
    06-23-2014 11:02 AM
  4. floridarick's Avatar
    Yes it's faster. Uses less battery.

    Sent from my SM-N900V using Tapatalk
    I have no problems with speed but the battery life could be better.....

    Thank You, I may give it a shot when I have time.

    Any disadvantages that you know of?
    06-23-2014 11:06 AM
  5. lovecars's Avatar
    Once you install it you can't go back to android

    Sent from my SM-N900V using Tapatalk
    06-23-2014 11:10 AM

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