Samsung and Under Armour have teamed up to make an exclusive Galaxy Watch Active2 for runners. The Under Armour branded Galaxy Watch Active2 is said to be specifically for dedicated runners. Samsung says the watch will provide a connected running experience that helps runners optimize their form. The company also says this new exclusive watch will reduce the risk of injury.
The new Galaxy Watch Active2 Under Armour has unique features such as cadence based real-time form coaching and premium access to the world’s largest fitness community through MapMyRun, “the Galaxy ecosystem experience on the smartwatch offers faster fitness insights, more intuitive coaching, and more comprehensive workouts accessible directly from the wrist.”
“The special Galaxy Watch Active2 Under Armour Edition will help people enjoy their running experience, improving their overall wellbeing and connecting them seamlessly to their digital devices,” said Woncheol Chai, SVP and Head of Product Strategy Team, Mobile Communications Business at Samsung Electronics. “I am very excited to be able to bring together our philosophy of balanced wellness with the athletic prowess of Under Armour exclusively for Galaxy users.”Woncheol Chai – SVP and Head of Product Strategy Team, Mobile Communications Business at Samsung Electronics.
“At Under Armour, every product we design is built around the mission to make all athletes better, and we believe that perfectly aligns with Samsung’s mission to create products that enrich people’s lives and build a new future,” said Paul Fipps, Chief Digital Officer at Under Armour. “We are excited to continue to push the limits of performance and technology through our relationship with Samsung; together we are paving the path for the future with a seamless physical and digital experience. The introduction of the Galaxy Watch Active2 Under Armour Edition combined with our UA HOVR connected footwear and unique MapMyRun experience will help runners improve their running form and ultimately their performance.”Samsung
Under Armour Galaxy Watch Active2 Specifications
The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Under Armour Edition will be available in the fall of 2019 at Samsung.com, UA.com and major retailers. Samsung did not announce a price at this time.
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