Samsung commences the global launch of the Gear S2 Classic, kicks things off in China

Samsung has announced that the company has commenced the worldwide launch of the Gear S2 Classic New Edition, kicking things off in China. Should you reside in the country, you'll now be able to purchase the wearable. The Classic New Edition of the Gear S2 was unveiled back at CES, offering a more premium option for those who have more expensive tastes.

What make this version of the Gear S2 so special is the choice of finish: 18K Rose Gold and Platinum. You have the choice of rose gold plating with an ivory leather strap, or a platinum finish with a black leather band. For those who aren't lucky enough to live in China, we'll be sure to let you all know when Samsung begins selling the more luxurious smartwatch in more countries.

See our hands-on with the Gear S2 Classic

Source: Samsung

Rich Edmonds