The Samsung Gear S will be coming to South Africa from the middle of November 2014 at the recommended retail price of R6,599.
Speaking to journalists at an event in Cape Town on Thursday, 16 October 2014, Samsung South Africa said that it also plans to offer contract bundles that include both the Gear S and Galaxy Note 4.
The Gear S features a 2-inch 360×480 display, a 1GHz dual core processor and runs on the Tizen operating system.
It also comes with 512MB RAM, 4GB of internal storage, and a 300mAh battery.
In a press release that accompanied the announcement, Samsung also said that it plans to launch the Samsung Gear Circle in South Africa.
Both the Gear S and Gear Circle will be available in South Africa through Samsung’s Brand Stores, retail channels, and via network partners, Samsung said.